During this time, if you are in ANY need, please contact me and I will do my best to support you or get you the support you need. In the meantime, please look below for food resources that are available to you and your family. Thank you and be safe!Websites, links and information for the City of Peekskill regarding food distribution (and other supports available during this crisis).
Food: Social distancing is observed at all locations
Breakfast & Lunch “Grab and Go” available Monday - Friday at the following locations:
Oakside Elementary: 9:30 a.m. -12:00 p.m.
High School: 9:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Breakfast and lunch "grab and go" bags will be served Monday - Friday to any Peekskill student to bring home. Distribution will take place in school building parking lots. Parents with students in multiple schools can get meals at one site. You will be asked to share the names of all of your school-aged children. There will be no access to the inside of the buildings at this time. We appreciate your patience and assistance during this process.
Caring For the Hungry And Homeless of Peekskill/Fred's Pantry
Location: St. Peter’s Episcopal Church, 137 N. Division St., Peekskill. click here for information
When: Every Wednesday 4PM - 6PM & Every Saturday, 8:30AM - 11AM
Contact: To make donations & to volunteer, call 914 - 736 - 2636
Fred’s Pantry is also providing groceries to food-insecure individuals and families in addition to our usual Saturday distribution at 8:30AM
Mobile Pantry in Peekskill
Location: 840 Main Street, Peekskill (Behind City Hall)
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Free bags of fresh produce and other food items are available for pick-up.
Salvation Army: Peekskill Food distribution. Click here for more infofor more info
Location: 117 Nelson Avenue, Peekskill 10566
When: Every Wednesday between 9:30AM - 11:30AM.
Contact: (914) 737 - 0280 for more information.
City Of Peekskill Senior Nutrition Program Click here for more infofor more info
The Neighborhood Center's Dining Room is closed to all program members until further notice. Homebound meal delivery service will continue as normally scheduled.
Contact: (914) 734 - 4250 ext. 2 for more information.
Manzers Landscaping: Friday Free Food Take-Out
Location: Manzers Landscape Design, 1060 Lower South Street, Peekskill
When: Fridays 4/10, 4/17, 4/24, and 5/1 - Approx. 12 noon - 4PM
Contact: Jenn Dewender at 914-739-2020, Jenn Dewender <firstname.lastname@example.orgE-Mail email@example.com>
Peekskill Rotary Club “Pop-up” food distribution
Location: Library Plaza Free Food Distribution
When: Every Tuesday, about 11 AM until supplies last
Mixed perishable groceries bagged and ready for pickup.
Million Gallons: Food distribution to food service workers
Location: La Factoria, 5 John Walsh Boulevard, Peekskill
When: Every Wednesday and Friday, 12 noon - -4 pm, Drive/walk-ins welcome!
Food workers may sign up to receive food benefits Participants should check status of free food events at this Instagram Account: https://www.instagram.com/milliongallons/