417 N. 14th Street, Suite 101, Allentown PA 18102 ask@allentownfoodbank.org 610.821.1332

We’ve Moved!

On September 24, 2021 the food bank moved into our new location at 417 N. 14th Street in Allentown. In this newly renovated building, a client choice pantry similar to a mini-supermarket will be featured. In this pantry,… Read More

AAEFB 40th Year Celebration

On October 4th 2018, the Allentown Ecumenical Food Bank celebrated its 40th year of service dedicated to serving the needy people of the Lehigh Valley regardless of race, creed or faith.  The initial food bank was set up… Read More

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