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 Bank

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.


The Bedford Daily Voice recently featured one of the students who received a dress thanks to the Center's Prom Drive. 

See the full story here.


Coming Up

Join us on Sunday, April 27 for an uplifting afternoon at Antioch Baptist Church in Bedford Hills. Click here for a preview of the Antioch Baptist Church Choir. Click here for event details.
Nurses from Northern Westchester Hospital will be at the Center on Saturday, April 26, from 10 a.m.-12 noon to conduct cholesterol and blood sugar screenings. Just walk in.


image Taking time from his busy schedule during tax season, Katonah resident Rich Rosenberg, a veteran tax specialist and personal financial planner, volunteered to prepare taxes for 30 people who came to the ... Read more

What We Need Now

Here are some foods we especially need now:

  • Canned fruit 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