Please note:

Due to the coronavirus our thrift stores are temporarily closed, and our kitchens are serving only take out meals. Our pantries are remaining open for now.

Upcoming Events
May
9
Sat
all-day Highmark ONLINE Fundraiser and V... @ PNC Park
Highmark ONLINE Fundraiser and V... @ PNC Park
May 9 – Jun 8 all-day
Highmark ONLINE Fundraiser and Virtual Walk for a Healthy Community @ PNC Park
Note from Highmark Walk for a Healthy Community Director: Our participants’ safety – as well as the safety of our volunteers and the broader communities of which we serve is our top priority.   With the recent updates by the CDC in regards to mass gatherings;  we have made the decision to modify all seven of the[...]
Jun
20
Sun
12:00 pm 2nd Annual Feed the Need Food Tr... @ PNC Park
2nd Annual Feed the Need Food Tr... @ PNC Park
Jun 20 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
2nd Annual Feed the Need Food Truck Rodeo 2021 @ PNC Park
Check out  Facebook for contact information. This event was cancelled for 2020.

News

2nd Annual Feed the Need Food Truck Rodeo – Cancelled

It is with great sadness and disappointment that Food for Families, Inc. announces the cancellation of our 2nd Annual Feed the Need Food Truck Rodeo for 2020.

Schools Support Assumption Chapel Food Pantry

Teachers and support staff from public schools in Blair and Centre counties raised over $2,500 for the SVDP Assumption Chapel Food Pantry in Altoona.

Altoona Thrift Store Featured on WTAJ

The WTAJ morning team stopped by the SVDP Altoona Thrift Store to help with sorting and interview Linda Irvin, one of our volunteers.

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Thrift Stores
We offer used, new, antique and vintage items at our 8 thrift store locations in the Altoona-Johnstown-State College area. New items are always coming in, so shop often!

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Ways To Give
We are always in need of clothing, furniture, and household products. Monetary donations can be given by check or as an online donation. Or, donate a vehicle to the Society through our National Car Donation Program.

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We need your help to support local families and individuals in need of assistance in our area.

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