555 Avenue D

Rochester, NY 14621

The People's Pantry of Rochester

The People's Pantry (formerly known as the South Wedge Food Program) distributes food, diapers and toiletries to those in need four days each week. Our new 3800 sq ft distribution facility offers those in need a safe, clean and free way to pick up groceries each month, regardless of their ability to pay. We deliver food three days each week, and we are open for walk-ins four mornings per week. Our delivery program supports those who are disabled, immunocompromised, or do not have safe transportation by bring monthly groceries right to their door. Launched during the beginning of the Covid-19 pandemic, we quickly became the largest free food delivery service in the area. Now occupying the back half of the Lincoln Library branch, we offer a one-stop community resource for anyone riding RTS. Prior to 2020 we averaged less than 400 clients each month. We now serve nearly 2000 households monthly. We still operate on a very slim budget, and our costs have skyrocketed recently. Your generous donation will help us to continue serving those in need.

We focus on: Human Services, Health

Where we are: Monroe

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