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CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA FOOD BANK ANNOUNCES FEDERAL SHUTDOWN FOOD ASSISTANCE

DATE POSTED:January 11, 2019
The Central Pennsylvania Food Bank announced today that it will begin Federal Shutdown Food Assistance services effective Tuesday, January 15. Employees and their families that are missing paychecks due to the federal shutdown and are in need of food will be eligible. Federal workers will be asked to show their workplace ideas and fill out a simple self declaration form, declaring need. The Food Bank will continue its normal operations serving with more than 1,000 Partner Agencies and Programs, but will add Federal Shutdown services on January 15 at the following locations: • Central Pennsylvania Food Bank - Harrisburg Hub, 3908 Corey Road, Harrisburg, PA 17109 o Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 4:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. • Central Pennsylvania Food Bank - Williamsport Hub, 3301 Wahoo Drive, Williamsport, PA 17701 o Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 4:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. • The Food Bank will also work with high-capacity Partner Agencies to add additional service sites in closer proximity to impacted employee workplaces as we continue mobilizing. Instructions for accessing Federal Shutdown food assistance are available through a recorded message on the Food Bank’s Federal Shutdown food assistance phone line at 717-547-6336. The Food Bank also offers a Food Stamps Helpline at 1.877.999.5964 More information is also available here: https://www.centralpafoodbank.org/About-Us/Press-Room/Press-Releases/view_521/detail/cid_521/3492/page_521/1

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2019 HOLIDAY CLOSING SCHEDULE

 

Tuesday, January 1  - New Year's Day
Monday, February 18  - President’s Day
Monday, April 22 - Easter Monday
Monday, May 27   - Memorial Day
Thursday, July 4 - Independence Day
Friday, July 5 - Day after Independence Day
Monday, September 2  - Labor Day
Thursday, November 28  - Thanksgiving Day
Friday, November 29  - Day After Thanksgiving
Wednesday, December 25 - Christmas Day
Thursday, December 26 - Day after Christmas Day

 

Harrisburg

3908 Corey Road

Harrisburg, PA 17109

717.564.1700

717.561.4636 (fax)

Office Hours:
M-TR: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Williamsport

3301 Wahoo Drive

Williamsport, PA 17701

570.321.8023

570.321.8024 (fax)

Office Hours:
M-TR: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Friday: 8:00 a.m - 4:30 p.m.

The Central Pennsylvania Food Bank is a 501 (c)(3) non-profit organization.
EIN: #23-2202250


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