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Food Pantries in Columbia and Greene Counties

Known changes in food pantry operation based on Covid-19 concerns are noted in bold. If no changes are noted, CCE Columbia and Greene strongly encourage you to reach out to the pantry before going at the listed times.

The below list of food pantries is based on the best of CCE’s knowledge. If you know of changes to the food pantry’s procedure and/or you would like to be removed from/added to the list please contact Rebecca Polmateer at rp328@cornell.edu or 518-965-4068.

Greene County

Athens Community Food Pantry

Zion Lutheran Church

102 Washington Street, Athens, NY 12015

Ph.518.444.8096

Tuesday 2:00-3:00pm

Thursday 4:30-5:30pm

Leeds-Athens @ High Hill Fellowship Hall

1467 Schoharie Turnpike, Athens, NY

Ph. 518.291.4789 (Must Call First)

Wednesday 3:00-4:30pm

Friday 11:00-12:00

Sunday (by appt) 10:30-11:00am

Resurrection Lutheran Church

186 Main Street, Cairo NY 12413

Ph. 518.622.3286

Tuesday 6:30-7:30pm

Friday 10:00-11:00am

Covid-19 changes: Pre-bagged drive-thru in parking lot (do not get out of car) Tuesdays only 6:00pm-7:30pm

Community Action of Greene County, Inc.

7856 Route 9W, Catskill, NY 12414

Ph. 518.943.9205

Monday 2:00-4:00pm

Thursday 2:00-4:00pm

Friday 2:00-4:00pm

Covid-19 changes:

1. No more than 3 persons will be allowed in waiting area at any given time, signs are posted.

2. In order to reduce the number of people in waiting area at one time, food pantry hours have been expanded- Food is available any time office is open- 8:30-12, and 1-4 each day.

3. Once paperwork is signed, food pantry recipients will be redirected back to their cars or to wait outside, and staff will bring the food packages to you.

4. Anyone experiencing symptoms of being ill, please refrain from coming in, call first at 518-943-9205 and they will serve you in your car.

Coxsackie Community Food Pantry

Serving Coxsackie, West Coxsackie, Climax, Earlton, Medway, New Baltimore & Hannacroix

117 Mansion Street, Coxsackie, NY12051

Ph. 518.731.8603

In the Hamilton Steamer #2 Fire Station , next to McQuade Park

Tuesday 1:00-2:00pm

Thursday 7:00-8:00pm

Saturday 10:00-11:00am

Catholic Charities

66 William Street, Catskill, NY12414

Ph. 518.943.1462

Tuesday 9:00am-12:00pm

Covid-19 changes: Catholic Charities in Hudson is providing food pantries; people should call 518-828-8660 to make an appointment.

Matthew 25 Food Pantry

8 Union Street, Catskill, NY 12414

Ph. 518.821.7298

Wednesday 6:00-8:00pm

Sunday 1:00-3:00pm

Covid-19 changes: Matthew 25 expanded its hours. They will be open one hour earlier than its regular time. They will be open 12 noon to 3 p.m. on Sundays AND 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Wednesdays. They will NOT be allowing anyone to come into the pantry Waiting Room, there will be No Menus and they will not be distributing Clothes or Household goods until this panademic is over. At this time, you can still receive food for your families by entering the back door. A person will be there to take your name and they will hand your food to you according to family size.

God’s Storehouse

Catskill Wesleyan Church

3 Bogardus Avenue, Catskill, NY 12414

Ph. 518.943.2709

Tuesday 2:30-4:00pm and 6:00-7:30pm

First Reformed Church

284 Mansion St, Coxsackie, NY 12051

Ph. 518.731.8470 or 518.731-8603

Tuesday 1:00-2:00pm

Thursday 7:00-8:00pm

Saturday 10:00-11:00am

Presbyterian Church

53 Church St., Jewett, NY 12444

Sundays 12:00-2:30pm

Windham Community Food Pantry

Hope Restoration Church

117 State Route 296

Windham, NY 12496

Phone: 518.734.3826

2nd and 3rd Saturdays 9:00am-12:00pm

Thursdays in between 5:00pm-7:30pm

Covid-19 changes: Check board located outside for any changes

St. Theresa’s Community Meal

5188 State Route 23

Windham, NY 12496

United States

Phone: 518.734.3352

Last Saturday of the month 6:15pm-7:15pm

Prabhuji Ashram

319 Route 31, Round Top, NY 12473

Every Wednesday 10:00am-12:00pm

Covid-19 changes: Pre-bagged drive-thru (do not get out of car) Thursdays 5:30pm-7:30pm. Please check Facebook for notifications about pick-up times

Greenville Food Pantry

25 Town Park Dr.

Greenville, NY 12083

Phone: 518.966.5640

Open 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month 9:30am-12:00pm

Prattsville Community Church Food Pantry

14464 Route 23

Prattsville, NY 12468

Phone: 518-299-3321

3rd Tuesday of the month 4:00pm-6:00pm

Mobile Food Pantry

Provided by Community Action of Greene County, INC.

Various locations throughout Greene County

Pre-registration is required

Call 518-943-9205

Columbia County

Chatham Area Silent Pantry

Tracy Memorial Village Hall Basement, Chatham, NY 12037

Ph. 518.392.7794

Monday 10:00am – Noon

Tuesday 10:00am – Noon

Thursdays 5:00pm – 6:00pm

Friday 10:00am – Noon

Covid-19 changes: Clients are no longer permitted inside the building–wait behind the chalk line in the driveway. Or call during pantry hours to place your order and get a set pickup time.

USE BACK DOOR AND KNOCK.

MONDAYS:10:00-12:00pm

TUESDAYS:10:00-12:00pm

WEDNESDAYS:4:00- 6:00 pm

THURSDAYS:4:00-6:00pm

FRIDAYS:10:00-12:00pm

Germantown Community Cupboard

Reformed Church of Germantown

20 Church Ave.

Germantown, NY 12526

Phone: 518.537.6388

By appointment

Ghent Town Hall

2306 Route 66, Ghent, NY 12075

Ph. 518.392.4053 (Golda Combs)

Monday-Thursday, 9:00am – 1200pm

Covid-19 changes: Pantry still available- Participants should write a list, wait in their car, and items will be brought out to them.Hours are Wednesdays 1pm-5pm.

Roe-Jan Food Pantry

Hillsdale Methodist Church

Route 22 & Route 23, Hillsdale, NY 12529

Ph. 518.943.9205

Open by appointment only

(Serving the Roe-Jan area: Hillsdale, Copake, Ancram, Gallatin)

Covid-19 changes: PLEASE call ahead if possible. When you arrive for pickup, STAY in your vehicle – a volunteer will come to you and will bring your groceries.

No one is allowed to enter the pantry except for volunteers.

Basic goods are available. Please bring your own bags or boxes.

Call Vernetta Moore at 413-446-9431 or Betty White at 325-3977 to place an order.

Columbia Opportunities, Inc.

540 Columbia Street, Hudson, NY 12534

Ph. 518.828.4611

Covid-19 changes: Please call (518) 828-4611 for food pantry

Philmont/Mellenville Food Pantry

Claverack Town Offices

91 Church Street, Mellenville, NY 12544

Ph. 518.672.7524 (Greta Miller)

Tuesday 10:00-Noon

(Serving Philmont and Mellenville)

Covid-19 changes: Stay in your car, food will be brought outside for you. There will be a table outside with extra items for those in need (this is out on good weather days). At this time, we will be using paperbags. Please keep your reusable bags to be returned at a later date. Updates will be made as necessary.Hours are Tuesdays 10:30-11:30am and 5:30-6:30pm.

Charles’ Pantry

New Lebanon Congregational Church

589 State Route 20, New Lebanon, NY 12125

Ph. 518.766.6273 (Peter Quinn)

Open by appointment

(Serving New Lebanon School District)

The Ecumenical Food Pantry

First Presbyterian Church

3212 Church Street, Valatie, NY 12184

Ph. 518.755.3176 (Patricia Benson)

Website: Valatie Food Pantry Website

Open by appointment 7 days a week

(Serving the Ichabod Crane School District)

Covid-19 changes: Clients are not allowed in the Pantry Area. One Family Representative at a time will enter the Pantry door, stay at the top of the stairs, and a volunteer will take your name and log the client sheet with name and date. Prepared bags, with food items based on family size will be given to you outside the pantry door.

Church Of The Holy Cross

Route 82, West Taghkanic, NY

Ph. 518.851.2474 (Janet Lasher)

Open by appointment only

(Serving Taghkanic, Livingston, Gallatin, and Ancram area)

The Salvation Army

40 S. 3rd Street, Hudson, NY 12534

Ph. 518.822.1602

Monday, Wednesday, and Friday 8:00am-10:00am

Covid-19 changes: Hours remain the same. If you are elderly or have a compromised immune system and are concerned about going to the grocery store or our food pantry; they will make every effort to help get you the necessary items you need. Please call 518-822 -1602 for help.

Zion Community Food Pantry

Bliss Towers

41 N. Second St.

Hudson, NY 12534

Phone: 518-610-1980

2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month 5:30pm-6:30pm, and 1st and 4th Friday of the month 12:00pm-1:00pm

St. Mark’s Lutheran Food Pantry

200 Fairview Ave.

Hudson, NY 12534

Phone: 518-822-1688

Monday 9:00am-12:00pm

Thursday 9:00am-12:00pm

Covid-19 changes: Pre-packed bags of groceries going forward

Church of St. Joseph Food Pantry

2824 Atlantic Ave.

Stottville, NY 12172

Phone: 518-799-5411

Friday 4:00pm-5:00pm

Neighbors Helping Neighbors Food Pantry

Ancramdale Presbyterian Church

15 County Road 8

Ancramdale, NY 12503

Phone: 518-329-7306

Please call to schedule an appointment

Rock Solid Church Food Pantry

Rock Solid Church

334 Union St.

Hudson, NY 12534

Phone: 518-828-2444

2nd and 4th Friday of the month 9:30am-12:30pm

Covid-19 changes: Pre-packed bags of groceries only going forward.Go around church, table set up outside.Hours are 2nd and 4th Friday of the month from 10-12pm and 1st, 3rd, and 5th Thursday from 4-5pm.Check website for updates.

In Response to Covid-19

Community Action of Greene County with See & Be Kitchen

Gift cards issued by Community Action to See & Be Kitchen (online ordering)

7856 Route 9W, Catskill, NY 12414

Ph. 518.943.9205

Stone Soup

Mermaid Café, Main St. Catskill

Daily soup delivery

Call/Text Michelle at 518.238.8123

Delivery only in 15 mile radius of Catskill Village

Friends of Hudson Youth/The Youth Department/Hudson Youth Center

"Food deliveries for Hudson Residents

If you need food send a text to the HYC Food Line before midnight Monday: 518-409-9863

Your text MUST include the Following:

Your FULL NAME.

The NUMBER of Adults and Children in your household.

The LOCATION you want to pick up from.

Any DIETARY RESTRICTIONS.

Address if you cannot pick up at any of the below locations:

Bliss Tower “High Rise”, North Service Entrance

Providence Hall, Main Entrance

Hudson Terraces, South Parking

Schuyler Court, Parking lot

Check website for dates and times: hudsonyouth.org/food-bank

Hudson residents only

Contact

Rebecca Polmateer
Team Leader, Family and Consumer Sciences
rp328@cornell.edu
(518) 622-9820 x117

Last updated April 27, 2020