TEFAP registration required annually: if you missed May, be prepared to complete it in June.
July 13 & August 10
8:15 am to 10:30 am
6 pm to 7:30 pm
Bring Pantry ID,
photo ID and proof of residence
in Tarrytown or Sleepy Hollow
Required for registration.
Masks optional inside the pantry.
Please bring your grocery bags!
Every dollar you give us goes directly to healthy food for a local family in need!
Because of expanded services for inflation and Covid, our current costs are about $25,000 per month.
And because we purchase in bulk, your financial contributions to us have much greater purchasing power!
We are happy to accept marketable securities as donations. Call to arrange!
Thanks a million
to our newest grant supporters
The Westchester Community Foundation
The United Way of Westchester and Putnam Counties
Phelps Community Corporation
Kendal-on-Hudson Residents Association
Field Hall Foundation
HELPING THE HUNGRY
Who We Serve
We provide food to the hungry in Sleepy Hollow and Tarrytown.
How We Help
We do our best to be a healthy pantry, because our clients want to follow their doctors' guidelines . We provide frozen meat, dry beans and grains, fresh vegetables, and other important staples.
When We Open
Our distributions are the second Thursday of each month, from 8:15 to 10:30 AM and from 6 to 7:30 PM. We sometimes shift weeks for major holidays, as announced. If schools are closed or delayed for weather, we reschedule to the next day, from 8:15 to 10:30 AM with no evening distribution. -- check Facebook.
How We Do It
We are supported entirely by volunteers, with financial contributions and food donations from synagogues, churches, community organizations, foundations and individuals. Monetary donations are most helpful, because we can then purchase items our clients need. But food items from our list are also welcome. Also, please note that we do not accept baby food, baby formula, nutritional supplements, opened or expired goods.
Will your corporation match your gift? Double your impact!
We are a non-denominational public charity, a 501 (c) 3 corporation.
Goods We Accept
Donations of the items below can be dropped off during volunteer times. Click "Get Involved" button above, then the "Volunteer Now' button to view when volunteers willbe at the Pantry. Please do not leave items at the church of on the doorstep or church vestibule.
For large donations from food drives, call Rich Issacson at (917)364-8593 to arrange to have the pantry opened.
These specific items our clients need. Bear in mind: please do not buy very large packages -- we cannot break them apart. Instead, packaging size appropriate for a family of four for the week.
We cannot accept baby food, nutritional supplements or opened/expired packages.
healthy cereal, plain oatmeal
shelf stable milk
2 lb. bags rice
The Westchester Community Foundation is one of our most significant sources of financial support, with annual grants and and an additional COVID grant to help us meet the extraordinary challenges we have faced.
The Kids' Club continues as a major supporter of the Pantry, with annual support for many years and additional Covid support.
Christ Church in Tarrytown is our distribution site and served as one of our founding partners. A church representative is on our board, and church members are among our volunteers.