WATERTOWN, N.Y. (WWNY) -If you’re watching First @ Five, our 5 PM news, you know we’re featuring a local food pantry - or related charity - each week night. We call it ‘Helping The Helpers.’
Our featured charity tonight is Hospice of Jefferson County. Les Shockley spoke with Director of Community Relations Kathy Arendt.
If you want to donate money to Hospice of Jefferson County, visit their website at jeffersonhospice.org.
Here’s our list of food pantries across the north county:
- Alex Bay Food Pantry: P.O. Box 494, Alexandria Bay, NY 13607.
- Community Action Planning Council (CAPC) Food Pantry: 518 Davidson St., Watertown, NY 13601.
- Cape Vincent Community Food Pantry: P.O. Box 474 Cape Vincent, NY 13618.
- St. James Food Pantry, Carthage: 327 West St., Carthage, NY 13619.
- Clayton Food Pantry: 521 James St., Clayton, NY 13624.
- St. Mary's Food Pantry, Evans Mills: 8408 S. Main St., Evans Mills, NY 13637.
- Feed Our Vets: 1291 Faichney Dr., Watertown, NY 13601; www.feedourvets.org.
- Gwen's Food Pantry, LaFargeville: P.O. Box 253, LaFargeville, NY 13656.
- Indian River Baptist Church Food Pantry: 42 Main St., P.O. Box 327, Philadelphia, NY 13673.
- St. Paul's Lutheran Church Food Pantry, Redwood: P.O. Box 186, Redwood, NY 13679.
- Richville Baptist Chapel Food Pantry: 209 Main St., Richville, NY 13681; www.cutt.ly/GiveRBC.
- Rohde Center: 2 East Church St., Adams, NY 13605; www.rohdecenter.org.
- St. Andrew's Food Pantry, Sackets Harbor: make checks out to Immaculate Conception (include food pantry in memo line), P.O. Box 99, Brownville, NY 13615.
- Theresa Food Pantry: 30611 Moon Lake Rd., Theresa, NY 13691.
- Veterans Outreach Food Pantry: 210 Franklin St., Watertown, NY 13601.
- Lewis County Opportunities: 8265 State Route 812, Lowville, NY 13367.
- Lowville Food Pantry, Inc.: 7646 Forest Ave., Lowville, NY 13367 or www.lowvillefoodpantry.org.
- Church and Community Program Food Pantry: P.O. Box 55, Canton, NY 13617.
- Grace Food Pantry, Gouverneur: 52 Church St., Gouverneur, NY 13642.
- Salvation Army, Watertown: 723 State St., Watertown, NY 13601.
- Salvation Army, Massena: P.O. Box 107, Massena, NY 13662.
- Salvation Army, Ogdensburg: P.O. Box 404, Ogdensburg, NY 13669.
- St. Lawrence County Community Development Program: One Commerce Lane, Canton, NY 13617; slccdp.org.
- Star Lake Food Pantry: make checks out to Clifton-Fine Economic Development Corporation, P.O. Box 115, Wanakena, NY 13695.
- Catholic Charities Tri-County Area: 44 Public Square, Watertown, NY 13601.
- Watertown Urban Mission: 247 Factory St., Watertown, NY 13601; www.watertownurbanmission.com.
- United Way of NNY: 200 Washington St. Suite 402A Watertown, NY 13601; www.unitedway-nny.org/crisisfund
- VEM Carthage Pantry, PO Box 566 Carthage NY, 13619; http://www.carthagevem.org/
- NNY Community Foundation, 131 Washington St., Watertown, NY, 13601
- Town of Brownville Food Pantry, P.O. Box 645, Dexter NY, 13634
- Waddington Family Resource Food Pantry, 10 LaGrasse St., P.O. Box 424, Waddington, NY 13694
- Russell - Grasse River Food Pantry, 472 Dana Hill Road, Russell NY, 13684
- Antwerp Food Pantry, 45 Main St., Antwerp, NY, 13608