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, 395,765 pounds of food (119,000 of which were fresh fruits and vegetables) were distributed to families during over 8,555 Food Pantry visits.

Clothing Boutique

219,406 pounds of donated clothes, shoes and linens were distributed during more than 7,651 visits to our Clothing Boutique.

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 Community Center of Northern Westchester is excited to announce our new venture - the Community Shop in downtown Katonah.

Current needs at the Center:

Donate now and help a student acheive their education goals!

Help a local High School Student attend Prom in style!




What We Need Now

Here are some foods we especially need now:

  • 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