Ben Salem United Church of Christ - Lehighton, PA
Ben Salem UCC Food Pantry
Need food or know someone who needs assistance?
Please call LaVaun at 610-377-3618 or email a request to
All distributions will remain anonymous.
Please Support Our Food Bank
 There is always a need for canned fruits, macaroni & cheese dinners, manwich, vegetables, noodles for soup, saltine and soup crackers, tuna fish, soups, spaghetti sauce & cereal.  Please check the Food Bank Bulletin Board in the Narthex for a complete list
Thank you for your support!!!
Monetary donations always welcome!
More Opportunities for Food Distribution
Community Dinners
Dinners are held the THIRD THURSDAY of each month from 4-6 PM.
All Saints Episcopal Church
301 N 2nd St
Lehighton, PA
(610) 377-2675
***Free lunch for Students!!***
Zion UCC
2nd & Iron Streets
Lehighton, PA  18235
AARP Nationwide Anti-Hunger Initiative   
AARP and the AARP Foundation have launched a nationwide anti-hunger initiative aimed at seniors that include new online hunger resources as well as local SNAP outreach and assistance.  For more information, click here.
A Food Pantry System serving Carbon County
Shepherd House, Inc.
1067 Main Road
Lehighton, Pa  18235
Carbon County Food Pantries and Food Distributions:
Beaver Meadows Area
(Packer Township)
St. Pauls Lutheran Church
19 2nd Street
Beaver Meadows, PA 18216
3rd Thursday   6 PM - 7 PM
Mrs. Jennifer Barnasevitch
Jim Thorpe Area
(serves households in the Jim Thorpe School District)
Ebenezer Evan. Cong. Church
441 Center Ave
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229
2nd Saturday   9 AM  -  12 NOON
Mrs. Pam Moore - 570-325-3240
Rev. Jared Rabold - 570-325-2855
Fax line - 570-325-2855
Lansford Area
(serves Lansford)
St. Katherine of Drexel's
211 E. Abbott St.
Lansford, PA 18232
Mrs. Betty Pearson - 570-645-3416
Mrs. Beth Dailey - 570-645-3416
3rd Monday  9:30 AM  -  11:30 AM
Fax Line - 570-645-3416
Lehighton Area
(serves Lehighton, Mahoning, Franklin, East Penn Townships, Weissport, and the Lehighton Area School District, including Parryville.)
Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church
175 South 3rd Street
Lehighton, PA  18235
Tuesdays  10 AM  -  3 PM
Mrs. Eleanor Zern
Mrs. Shirley Radler
Fax Line  610-377-0706
Nesquehoning Area
(serves Nesquehoning, Hauto, and Lake Hauto)
Meeds Memorial U.M. Church
126 W. Catawissa St.
Nesquehoning, PA  18240
3rd Thursday   1 PM  -  3:30 PM
Mrs. Paula Anthony - 570-645-5873
Mrs. Mary Beth Beck - 570-427-4071
Fax Line  570-669-9212
Palmerton Area
(serves Palmerton, Towamensing, Lower Towamensing Townships, and the Palmerton School District including Bowmanstown)
Community Service Bldg.
217 Franklin Ave.
Palmerton, PA 18071
3rd Friday   9:30 AM  -  3:30  PM
Mr. Charles Sillman - 610-826-4335
Fax Line  610-826-1190
Summit Hill Area
(serves Summit Hill)
St. Paul's U.C.C. Church
Chestnut & Hazard Sts.
Summit Hill, PA 18250
Ms. Rose marie Armon- 570-645-3604
Mrs. Emma Weaver - 570-645-7348
4th Tuesday  10 AM  -  12  NOON
Fax Line  570-645-5655
Tresckow Area
(Serves Banks Township)
Banks Township Municipal Bldg.
W. Cherry St.
Tresckow, PA 18254
Mrs. Betty Milore - 570-454-8209
Jan. to Oct. 4th - Sat. 9 AM - 11 AM
Nov. to Dec. 3rd. - Sat. 9 AM - 11 Am
Weatherly Area
(Serves Weatherly, Lausanne & Lehigh Townships, and East Side Borough)
Zions Evangelical Lutheran Church
335 3rd Street
Weatherly, PA  18255
570-427-4113 Second Tuesday
570-427-4114  2 PM - 4 PM
Mr. Charles Hettler 570-427-8981
Rev. Donald Adams 570-427-5071
Fax Line  570-427-8812
The Super Cupboard Program
Edith Thrash, Chairperson 570-427-4366
Kathleen Tomasovich, Instructio  570-325-2260
Fax Line  570-427-4366
The Super Cupboard Program has a Spring and Fall program with four to five sessions.  Sessions are held in various locations in Carbon County.  Programs are held to promote nutrition and safe food handling, economical cooking adn other educational needs which apply to the participants.