245 North Sixth St., Allentown PA 18102 ask@allentownfoodbank.org 610.821.1332

Senior Nutrition

A recent study done by the National Council for Aging Care revealed that nearly one in every six seniors in America faces the threat of hunger and not being properly nourished. This applies to those who aren’t sure… Read More

Rodale Institute, The Seed Farm Provide Organic Produce for Food Bank Clients

Allentown Area Ecumenical Food Bank clients have been enjoying healthier, organic produce this fall and will continue to do so throughout the winter thanks to the efforts of prominent community organizations and dedicated volunteers. Both the Rodale Institute… Read More

Allentown Food Bank Grieves the Loss of Board President Dennis Zehner

The Allentown Area Ecumenical Food Bank mourns the passing of its Board President, Dennis W. Zehner, Sr., on Oct. 1, 2016. Zehner served as the food bank’s Warehouse Supervisor for several years, and was elected its Board President… Read More

Allentown Food Bank Mourns Passing of Former Board President

The Allentown Area Ecumenical Food Bank mourns the passing of Richard Keim, Ph.D., former President of its Board of Directors, who passed away on June 20 the Phoebe Home in Allentown. Keim served on the food bank’s board… Read More

Allentown Area Ecumenical Food Bank Issues Urgent Call for Donations with New Website

The Allentown Area Ecumenical Food Bank – the only food bank that serves Pennsylvania’s third largest city five days a week – issued an urgent call for financial donations as it introduced its new website at AllentownFoodBank.org. Officials… Read More