Holiday Services

THANKSGIVING BASKETS

 
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General Information
Description of ServiceConcerned for the Hungry is a volunteer organization holding a Thanksgiving Food Drive just prior to the Thanksgiving holiday, and providing Thanksgiving Food Baskets to low-income people.

Sign up sheets are ONLY available the Week BEFORE Halloween.
LocationSchenectady
Geographical AreaSchenectady County
TerritorySITE LOCATION TO APPLY FOR THIS SERVICE:

ST. JOHN THE EVANGELIST SCHOOL
806 Union Street
Schenectady, NY 12038
** Please enter through the parking lot on Eastern Avenue **

SITE LOCATION TO PICK UP BASKET:

WILLIAM C. KEANE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1252 Albany Street
Schenectady, NY 12304
** Please enter through the side entrance ONLY, the main entrance will be locked **
Public TransportationCall for details
Facility/ADA AccessCall for details
Intake Proceduresee website for instructions, www.concernedforthehungry.org
Intake RequirementsWalk in to St. John the Evangelist School Hall to sign up.
Walk in to Keane Elementary School to pick up basket.
Additional RequirementsBenefits card, proof of unemployment, proof of residency in municipal housing, or referral letter from food pantry or church clergy.
Helpful TipsSign up is in October. Please call for hours of sign up.
Pick up baskets on Sunday before Thanksgiving.
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish
EligibilityMUST be a resident of Schenectady County. Sign-up must be completed in person by one member of each family.
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNo Cost
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Call for details
Contact Information
 
Physical Site Address 1 PO Box 119
Physical Site City, State, Zip Schenectady, NY 12301
Main Phone 518-372-9881
Service Location Email info@concernedforthehungry.org
Web Address www.concernedforthehungry.org
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: CONCERNED FOR THE HUNGRY
Affiliated Program: THANKSGIVING BASKETS
This Service: Holiday Services
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Food Donation Programs (TI-1800.2000)
Thanksgiving Baskets (PH-2950.8500-850)