Bethany's food pantry distributes food to those in need the third Wednesday of the month 9:30AM - 12:00PM.
Wednesday 11/18 9:30AM - Noon
Location: Bethany Lutheran 336 Franklin St. West Reading
Pre-filled boxes/bags will be provided to those in need at the double red doors on Franklin St.
Individual selections of food will not be possible during this distribution.
New Families will be required to register. Please have your current ID and verification of current address ready.
You do not need to be a resident in the 19611 area to receive food.
We encourage everyone to follow CDC social distancing recommendations to keep 6' distance between others
and to wear a face mask.
For safety reasons, we will not be able to serve those who do not wear a face mask.
**** Please do not place any bags, carts, etc. on the sidewalk to save a place in line to receive food. ****
This is a health and safety hazard.
****Please do not double park in front of the church or in the fire zone as this can cause safety and traffic issues.****
Please visit this link for more information about emergency food assistance in Pa: