Every day the Food for Families Food Bank in Altoona feeds those in need. On this day, they had their Holiday Distribution which provided hundreds of people with a hot meal, gifts and food for Christmas. Sister Paula and Sister Pauline are the reason this event happens every year.
On May 20, 2016, the Johnstown High School Key Club sponsored their 7th Annual Empty Bowl Event. Funds raised are divided between 3 Johnstown service programs including our Food for Families program. For more photos see our Events page.
Lee Initiative Foundation awarded SVDP Johnstown Food for Families a $25,000.00 grant to help continue its mission of fighting hunger in Cambria County.
The Society of St. Vincent de Paul will again take part in the Highmark Walk for a Healthy Community June 11 in Johnstown. All funds raised will benefit the Society’s Food for Families Program in Cambria County. Please feel free to pass this information along to anyone you think may be willing to donate or […]