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Share Food Program of Eastern Pennsylvania (SHARE)



Address:2901 W. Hunting Park Avenue Philadelphia PA 19129
Telephone(s):(800) 595-3663 (215) 223-2220
Fax:(215) 223-3073
World Wide Web: http://www.sharefoodprogram.org


Description:SHARE Food Program of Eastern Pennsylvania is a private non-profit organization joining families together to save on food bills and volunteer in their communities. This organization serves the New York Metropolitan Area. SHARE (Self-Help and Resource Exchange) is a program where people can purchase a package of food for $16 and 2 hours of community service with a retail value of about $35. The food package contains meat, fresh fruits, vegetables, and staples. SHARE buyers purchase the food from growers, brokers, and packaging plants. The food is not donated, government surplus, or salvage. In addition to cash, credit cards and money orders, SHARE accepts EBT/Food Stamps & Farmers Market Nutrition Checks for payment.

SHARE operates through Host Organizations. The local Host Organizations are listed above.


Hours:Mon - Fri, 9.am - 5 pm.
Eligibility Requirements:SHARE is for everyone. "If you eat, you qualify." Everyone in the community can participate.


Services Offered:Food CooperativesFood PantriesVolunteer Opportunities