Programs

Food Programs Food Pantry

At the Center for Hope, we provide an invaluable opportunity for families in need to gather and partake in shopping for food items through our Food Pantry. On average, we serve about 1,000 individuals through or pantry each month. The program offers free food to those in need but also builds a nurturing and supportive atmosphere where they can forge bonds with others in the community and establish meaningful connections.

Contact Us About this Program

Putting Families First Feeding Our Community

Our Food Pantry is primarily targeted at families grappling with food scarcity or monetary hardships. It serves as a safe and hospitable haven where families and individuals can gain access to nutritious foods. Families receive food on a monthly basis and when in crisis. Our outdoor Food Locker is available for flexibility when picking up food.

A Haven of Security

Clients can receive food, safety, and comfort.

Foster Strong Bonds

Clients can gain connections in the community.

Nutritious Meals Yield Healthy Habits

Clients learn about nutrition and obtain healthy foods.

A Haven of Security

Clients can receive food, safety, and comfort.

Foster Strong Bonds

Clients can gain connections in the community.

Nutritious Meals Yield Healthy Habits

Clients learn about nutrition and obtain healthy foods.

Q&A Frequently Asked Questions

The Food Pantry provides food every week, with fresh produce available every Tuesday.

At the Food Pantry and Food Locker initiative, families can expect a warm welcome from our helpful volunteers and a selection of nutritious foods and pantry staples.

The program is hosted at the Center for Hope, situated at 740 Park Rd, Ambridge, PA 15003.

Qualified families registered with the Center for Hope who may be experiencing food shortages or financial difficulties are welcome to join the program.

We always welcome volunteers to help with the Food Pantry or Food Locker, assist with setting up and cleaning, and engage with families during the program. Contact us for more details on how you can contribute.

How We Help

Top 4 Ways
We Assist Those In Need

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On-Going Programs

Our programs are designed to provide consistent support for families, adults, and the youth. We strive to make good nutrition a priority for our community.

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Family Dinners

Every week, organizations prepare nutritious meals for clients in our food pantry. These dinners not only provide much-needed sustenance but also serve as a way to bring people together and combat loneliness.

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Clothes Closet

We offer a clothes closet where clients in our food pantry can find free clothing and accessories to help them stay warm, comfortable, and confident.

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After School Programs

We believe that investing in our youth is crucial for the future of our community. That’s why we offer after-school programs that provide academic support as well as a safe and nurturing environment for children to learn and grow.

Spreading Hope and Joy

At the Center for Hope, we understand that sometimes, the greatest gift we can give is hope. That’s why we strive to spread joy and positivity through various initiatives, such as our food pantry, clothes closet, and a variety of supportive programs. We believe that by bringing people together and spreading positivity, we can make a difference.

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Years of Experience

4000

Times Individuals Have Been Served at the Food Pantry in 2024 to Date

8000

Hungry Kids Snacks Bags Distributed in 2024 to Date

CLIENT TESTIMONIALS What Our Clients Say

Excellent
Based on 65 reviews
Becca Foster
Becca Foster
They are very helpful and nice. This community is richer for having them here.
Noble Ward
Noble Ward
Very helpful!
Kymeria Glacier
Kymeria Glacier
Everyone at center of hope are truly sweetest people they will help in need of help it's a great food bank
Skylan Taylor
Skylan Taylor
I love the CFH. Great people, good help as well.