Alice V. Leahy Food Pantry

The Leahy Center's food pantry collects and distributes non-perishable food items to homeless and disadvantaged individuals in the Scranton area. University students are responsible for collecting and organizing the food, in addition to preparing packages for clients.

From Dec. 3 through Feb. 1 , the pantry is open by appointment only. To make an appointment, call 570-941-6488 and leave a message. We will return your call to arrange pick up of food for you and your family. 

Re-Opening Information

The pantry will reopen on Tuesday, Feb. 1, and remain open through Friday, May 6, 2022.

Spanish translation:
Reabriremos el dia 1 de Febrero hasta 6 de mayo de 2022.

Hours of Operation:
Mondays - 8 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Fridays - 12 to 4 p.m. 

230 Kressler Court
Scranton, PA 18503

The entrance is located in the alley between Jefferson and Adams avenues and between Biden and Linden streets.

Spanish translation:
Estamos localizados en el callejon entre las calles Jefferson y Adams y entre las calles Biden y Linden.

Instructions for Food Pickup

  1. Call ahead to 570-941-6488 to schedule food pickup during the days and times listed above. 
  2. Bring a valid photo ID.
  3. At the scheduled time, press buzzer and staff will bring food to you.

Spanish translation:

  1. Favor de llamar con anticipacion a 570-941-6488 para solicitar los alimentos en los dias encima.
  2. Favor de traer identificacion.
  3. En la hora dia de su cita, presione el timbre y una persona le traera la comida.