Collaboration helps Provide Thanksgiving meals to Community for Second Year
“After the success of our drive-through distribution in partnership with the State College Area School District and Central PA Food Bank last year, we saw the need to host the event again,” said Allayn Beck, executive director of SCFB.
Helping Hands Food Pantry is Launched
Open since October, the SCASD site is the first installment of the food bank’s school pantry experimental program. State College Food Bank Executive Director Allayn Beck said she hopes the pantry, by first providing immediate help and then connecting families to the food bank, removes barriers to seeking assistance.
Free Fresh Produce for Centre County Residents
The State College Food Bank, along with Faith Centre Food Bank, State College Downtown Rotary, Nittany Mall and Think We, not Me, will hold a no-cost fresh produce market for Centre County residents.
Nittany Eye Associates give generous donation to State College Food Bank, inspired by act of kindness
A local business was inspired to donate to the State College FoodBank after an act of kindness from one of their patients.
Amidst Pandemic Food Bank Sees Increased Need for Thanksgiving Help
Each year, the State College Food Bank works toward the goal that no one in Centre County goes without a Thanksgiving dinner. This year, with families struggling because of the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, that goal was made all the more important.