Friends of the Poor statement on Racism and Injustice


Friends of the Poor COVID-19 RESPONSE

In response to COVID-19 & the recommendations of Governor Wolf, Friends of the Poor will be operating with limited hours.  The health and well-being of our volunteers and those we serve is of the utmost importance to us. Beginning Thursday, March 19, 2020 our new hours will be:

JACKSON TERRACE

148 Meridian Ave., Scranton, PA 18504

phone 570.348.4428 & 570.348.4429

OPEN MON - FRI 10:00AM-1:30PM


VALLEY VIEW TERRACE, BLDG #9

950 Pear St., Scranton, PA 18505

phone 570.348.3119

OPEN MON - FRI 9:30AM-12:30PM

All other Friends of the Poor pantry locations are CLOSED. We are working to hold additional community giveaways, as well as continue with our Family to Family Easter Food and Basket Giveaway as scheduled on April 7th.  Please check our Facebook for updates: https://www.facebook.com/FriendsOfThePoorScranton/

We ask that anyone visiting our pantry locations maintain social distancing and be patient with our volunteers as we work to provide for all needs and to maintain safe and healthy practices.