Sharing the Essentials of Living

We seek to improve the dignity, security and well-being of persons in our area by providing supplemental food and clothing and other resources to all who need it.

Food Pantry

Over the past year, 184 tons of food were distributed to families during over 7,300 Food Pantry visits.

Clothing Bank

83 tons of donated clothes, shoes and linens were distributed during more than 8,000 visits to our Clothing Bank.

Classes & Workshops

The Community Center of Northern Westchester offers a range of classes and workshops designed to help individuals improve their skills, manage on limited resources, and attain self-sufficiency.

Get Updates


     We are seeking donations of new school supplies for students ages 3 to 18. Help us get students off to a great start in school! Click here for a list of what is most needed. 


Coming Up

St. Matthew's Fellowship Hall,                   Bedford  6 pm to 8:30 pm                              Hope to see you at our annual benefit and fundraiser -  additional details coming soon!
The Center will be closed Saturday July 2. We'll reopen Tuesday July 12 at 10 a.m.      El Centro Comunitario estará cerrado el sábado 2 de Julio.  Abriremos nuevamente el martes 12 de Julio. 
Happy 4th of July !!

What We Need Now

Here are some foods we especially need now:

  • Fresh Fruits and Vegetables
  • Canned Fruits and Vegetables
  • Dried and canned beans 
  • Hot and cold cereal 
  • Tuna and canned meat 
  • Cans of soup, beef stew and chili 
  • Pasta, rice and spaghetti sauce
  • Peanut butter and jelly
  • Fruit juice 
  • Baby food and diapers 
  • Dry or shelf-stable milk