The purpose of the Allentown Area Ecumenical Food Bank is to provide needy families in Lehigh County supplies of food for a short time to help them over rough spots in their lives. The food bank serves all people, regardless of race or creed, and operates along the following guidelines:
- Clients must provide evidence that they live in Lehigh County when first applying for aid
- Clients may request food once every 30 days. Emergency cases are considered as they occur.