Pennsylvania food bank >> Wilkes Barre Food Assistance >> H & J Weinberg NE PA Regional Food Bank

  • Name: H & J Weinberg NE PA Regional Food Bank
  • Address: 165 Amber Lane, PO Box 1127
  • City: Wilkes Barre, PA 18703-1127
  • Phone: 570.826.0510
  • Website: www.ceopeoplehelpingpeople.org
  • Contact Email: tcmcginley@ceopeoplehelpingpeople.org
  • Counties Served: Luzerne, Lackawanna, Wyoming, Susquehanna
  • Basic Programs: Prepared Foods, Production Kitchen, Kids Cafes, Purchase Program, TEFAP, CSFP, CACFP, SFSP, Mobile Pantry, Nutrition Education, After School Snacks, Food Stamps, Community Garden
  • Description: The Harry & Jeanette Weinberg Food Bank is a Regional Food Bank servicing charitable organizations by providing food to alleviate hunger and promote proper nutrition, particularly among children and the elderly. The Regional Food Bank provides food assistance to Faith-based and 501(c)3 non-profit community organizations to distribute to needy families. By collecting donations of wholesome but unmarketable food from the food industry and distributing it to these organizations, the Food Bank works to reduce hunger and promote proper nutrition in addition to preventing food waste. The Food Bank serves four counties in Northeast Pennsylvania: Luzerne, Lackawanna, Susquehanna, and Wyoming.