Other Services and Programs

No-Cost Produce Markets 

Fresh, local produce giveaway - help stretch your family budget this summer season! Join us each second and fourth Tuesday of the month at 4PM at the old Stover's Furniture location in the Nittany Mall (across from the Shoe Dept). We will distribute produce until 6PM or we run out, whichever one comes first.
Please bring your own reusable grocery bags. We look forward to another successful market season! 
No-Cost Produce Market Dates: 
  • June 11 and 25
  • July 9 and 23
  • August 13 and 27
  • September 10 and 24 

Holiday Distributions 

The Food Bank provides two holiday distributions in addition to the regular monthly food distributions in November and December.  Special holiday distributions are given to clients during regular grocery distribution hours.  Items included in holiday distributions may vary. 

Thanksgiving Distributions

October 25 – November 20, 2023*

Holiday Distributions

November 22 – December 20, 2023*

*Dates and food may be subject to change 


Thanksgiving for Centre County 

Thursday, November 16, 2023 from 4:30-6:00 pm, at the SCASD North Building, 653 Westerly Parkway, State College

The State College Food Bank, State College Area School District, Central PA Food Bank, and Target Corporation want to ensure that Centre County families have the food they need, without worry, for a great Thanksgiving meal. This program is for individuals and families in Centre County who are NOT clients of the State College Food Bank but could use a little extra help this holiday. 

Registration closes on October 30, 2023. Register HERE

Toys for Tots 

State College Food Bank clients are eligible to receive toys from Toys for Tots. Clients will receive information when getting their regular food distribution, if you have not, please stop at the Food Bank Monday/Wednesday/Friday during regular distribution hours and request an information packet/registration form. Information is currently available.  

The 2023 Toys for Tots Unregistered Site is located at Hills Plaza (between Jersey Mike's and Pizza Hut), 2137 South Atherton Street, State College, PA.

Toy Distribution will happen on the following days: 

Thursday, December 21, 12:00PM - 5:00PM

Friday, December 22, 12:00PM - 8:00PM

Saturday, December 23, 10:00AM - 6:00PM