The New Britain Baptist Church houses and manages a community Food Larder, providing food for both individuals and families in need of assistance in Central Bucks County. The Food Larder is a designated food distribution site of the Opportunity Council of Bucks County. Support comes from government allocated funds, area churches and synagogues, the United States Postal Service, the Boy Scouts of America, the Girl Scouts of America, Keller Williams Realtors, local businesses and organizations, and individual donors. All food, supply, and financial donations directly benefit those who need the help of the Larder.
Last year, the Larder distributed over $175,000 worth of food items to nearly 300 families on a regular basis. The Larder serves clients of the Opportunity Council of Bucks County and individuals referred from churches and organizations as well as any other resident in need residing in the Central Bucks County area. Individuals or families in need may receive assistance by contactin any of the telephone numbers listed to the right.
The Food Larder in entirely operated and staffed by volunteers, and new volunteers are always needed! Volunteers are needed to staff the Larder during its hours of operation. If you can spare a few hours on a weekly or monthly basis, please contact the Volunteer Information representative listed.
New Britain Baptist Church
P.O. Box 5147
Route 202 and Tamenend Avenue
New Britain, PA 18901
Phone: (215) 345-9170 (during hours of operation only)
Days and Times of Operation:
Mondays and Wednesdays 9:00am - Noon and 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Closed on Holidays
How Can You Help?...Volunteer!...Donate!
The Food Larder depends on the help of the community to continue this valuable service for those in need. Please help!
To receive food from our pantry, please visit the Food Larder during operating hours. You will be asked to complete a Self-Declaration of Need form, which can also be downloaded from our forms page and completed beforehand.
Food Larder Donations
Dottie Rimmer - Coordinator
Pat Van Luvanee