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Northwest Bronx Food Pantry Information
The pantries below are closed Wednesday and Friday. If there is an immediate need for food see below for a list of food resources.

 

Kingsbridge Heights Community Center (KHCC) - 3101 Kingsbridge Terrace at Summit Place. 
Click here for food pantry information. 
Email: khcconnect@khcc-nyc.org
*To register with the KHCConnect case management program call: 718-884-0700 X 104

St. Stephens United Methodist Church:146 W. 228th St.
Email: foodjusticebronx@gmail.com

Community Fridges in the Area

  • Friendly Fridge: 5977 Broadway  (242nd Street and Broadway), Contact: thefriendlyfridgebx@gmail.com
  • The Neighborhood Fridge: corner of 256th St. and Mosholu Ave.

October Food Pantry Schedules

 Mondays: St. Stephens:  3:00 - 4:30 EVERY WEEK 

Tuesdays:  KHCC: 11:00 - 1:30 EVERY WEEK

Thursdays: KHCC: 11:00 - 1:30 EVERY WEEK

 


Food Resources 

  • Free Food Locations
  • Learn about P-EBT, $420 per child in money for groceries coming to all NYC public school families. Multiple languages are available.
  • NYC Food Delivery Program -  click here to get information on food delivery
  • Get the Good Stuff Program -participants in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP/EBT) can get free fruits, vegetables and beans at certain NYC supermarkets
  • Citymeals on Wheels 
  • National Hunger Hotline on behalf of USDA. The hotline is a resource for individuals and families seeking information on how to obtain food. Monday through Friday, 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. ET.
    • 1-866-3-HUNGRY (1-866-348-6479) or 
    • 1-877-8-HAMBRE (1-877-842-6273: Español) 
  • Riverdale Y: Preparing and delivering Kosher senior meals: contact Sharon Asherman - email SAsherman@RiverdaleY.org 

  • MMCC/Marble Hill Senior Center: Grab & Go Meals: call the Center at 718-562-855

WIC Program

  • Click here for information and updates on WIC.
  • The  St. Barnabas Hospital (SBH) WIC Program is offering virtual breastfeeding consults. Call the Milk Line and make an appointment at (347) 712-0169

 


Additional Resources

KHCC:

RSS:

  • Virtual and in-person workshops: contact: info@rssny.org  website: https://rssny.org/ 
  • Social work services: supportive counseling, case assistance, benefits, and entitlement assistance: Phone: (718) 884-5900
  • Part-time nurse on staff

MMCC/Marble Hill Senior Center.

  • Benefits Support, Grab & Go Meals and Programs: call the Center at 718-562-8551

Riverdale Y:

  • Virtual and in-person exercise classes:  contact: Sharon Asherman - email: SAsherman@RiverdaleY.org phone: (347) 913-4390
  • Social work services: supportive counseling, case assistance, benefits, and entitlement assistance. Contact: Lydia Ecker, LMSW (347) 913-4391

Riverdale Neighborhood House:

  • Telephone Reassurance Program for older adults: contact: Zenobia Kelly email: zkelly@riverdaleonline.org phone: (718) 549-8100 ex. 129

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