How We Can Help
For over 42 years, the Greater Washington County Food Bank, a non-profit organization, has been providing groceries and nutritional information/education to food insecure residents of Washington County. We distribute food through our network of 38 distribution sites (13 public sites and 18 senior hi-rise/apartment locations) and with agencies throughout the county.
To form lasting solutions to hunger insecurity through effective food distribution systems; to educate and empower the needy in seeking positive lifestyle changes; and, to create awareness through individual and community partnerships.
Greater Washington County Food Bank distributes food to in rural areas, food deserts, for seniors 60+, as well as individualized solutions for short-term needs. Learn more about each program, including our Community Outreach Food Program.
Support the GWCFB through a charitable donation to Food Helpers, being able to designate your donations towards the purchase of food distributed in the community. Donate Today…
Volunteer at our warehouse facility to pack boxes ahead of local distributions, or help with the distributions themselves. Individuals and small groups are welcomed to help at our warehouse facility. Learn more about volunteering…
Need an extra bit of help getting by? Find a Greater Washington County Food Bank distribution near you. We want to help every person win the battle in their fight against food insecurity.
Weakening the chain of events that leads to food insecurity. Located in Brownsville PA, Food Helpers is home to four unique programs: Greater Washington Co. Food Bank, Healthy Habits Training Center, Country Thrift Market, and The FARM.