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Welcome to Pennridge FISH
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Normally, FISH will close for significant weather events when the Pennridge School District closes.
In the event of bad weather only:
For weekend weather events, please check the website or call FISH at 215-257-7616 and listen to the message.
***HOLIDAY CLOSING INFORMATION***
Please note that Pennridge FISH will be closed during the winter holidays on the following dates:
- Friday, December 23rd thru Tuesday, December 27th. We will reopen on Wednesday, December 28th for shopping hours.
New Year Closings -
Saturday, December 31st thru Tuesday, January 3rd. We will reopen on Wednesday, January 4, 2017.
If you are a client, it is important that you be prepared for these closings and shop early.
It is our hope to give our hardworking volunteers some time off during the holidays to be with their families. Thank you for your understanding.
2016 CHRISTMAS FOOD COLLECTION AT FISH
We are beginning to plan for our holiday meal bags at Pennridge FISH. If you are planning to donate, you may use this list for ideas.
FROZEN turkeys, chickens, hams and ham slices
Gravy (cans or packets)...
Cream of mushroom soup
Canned green beans
Applesauce (cans or plastic jars)
Mac and cheese
Boxed mashed potatoes
Durkee-style fried crunchy onions (for green bean casserole)
We are especially in need of turkey donations this year as we were not able to do our usual order through Philabundance.
FISH only does holiday bags for Christmas. We are planning on packing at least 350 bags for families who frequent the FISH pantry.
THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT!
Donations may be brought to Pennridge FISH at 800 W. Chestnut St., Perkasie - 215-257-7616
Monday and Wednesday 3-5 pm, Thursday 6-8 pm, Friday and Saturday 9-11 am.
Please note that 2016 CHRISTMAS REGISTRATION is CLOSED
The deadline for signing up for Christmas help at FISH was November 19th.
Please contact Bucks County Opportunity Council @ 215-536-0353 if you are in need of Christmas Gift Assistance.
CLICK HERE FOR COMPLETE CHRISTMAS INFORMATION
Pennridge FISH offers fresh fruit and vegetables to its clients through wonderful programs like Rolling Harvest Food Rescue, Philabundance Grocers Against Hunger, Garden of Health, Snyder Farms, Door to Door Organics and donations from many local farmers and backyard gardeners.
If you have produce you'd like to donate give us a call! 215-257-7616
JOB RESOURCES AND HIRING EVENTS
If you are searching for a job, FISH wants to support your efforts.
As we hear of job listings and hiring events, we will be uploading them
to our new job resource page. Please feel free to share job leads with us. If your company is hiring, let us know and we will post a listing!
Click here for our new job resource/hiring event page.
Volunteers are welcome!
Hours of Operation:
Monday 3-5 pm
Wednesday 3-5 pm
Thursday 6-8 pm
Friday 9-11 am
Saturday 9-11 am
Many thanks to the Pennridge Community for their continued generous support. We can't do what we do without you.
FISH is an equal opportunity provider. Clients receive food assistance regardless of race, color, national origin, gender, religion, age, disability, political beliefs, sexual orientation, and marital or family status.
NEW! If you would like to make an easy, secure one-time donation using PAYPAL or your credit card, you may use our new donation button located on this page or on our donation page.
If using the PAYPAL button for donating, please make a designation for how you would like your donation to be directed. Currently, donations to our building fund would be most helpful.
* All donations are tax-deductible.
CLIENTS: Please see our new food policy as of FEBRUARY 2012. Click on the Ministries tab, and then click Client Distributions-Food, or click here
Clients can view current policies and the current forms can be downloaded to their home computer.
BUILDING FUND DONATIONS
DONATIONS FOR NORMAL OPERATIONS