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5 Catherine St
Schenectady, NY, 12307
United States

(518) 374-2684

State Street Presbyterian Church (PCUSA) has been a vibrant and vital part of the community for generations. Join us for worship every Sunday at 10am! In addition to being a house of worship, State Street also hosts several non-profit organizations, including a food pantry

Food Resources

Food Resources in Schenectady

This is was compiled by SICM and all of these organizations are privately run. It is advised to call ahead before one's first visit as details, requirements, and times are subject to change.

Schenectady Inner City Ministry (SICM)
839 Albany St.
Schenectady, NY 12307
Pantry: 346-4445 / 346-4035
Contact: Gail VanValkenburgh

For any Schenectady County resident needing food. 
Open Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, 9:00am - 11:30am
Mass Distribution the last Thursday of each month, 8:30am - 11:30am
ID's required for every family member, each visit.
Clients may visit only once a month.

Salvation Army
222 Lafayette St.
Schenectady, NY 12305
Phone: 346-0222
Contact: Mary Rainey

Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday 9:30am - 11:30am
Clients may visit 5 times a year, Seniors may visit 10 times a year

Bethesda House
834 / 836 State St. 
Schenectady, NY 12307
Phone: 374-7873

Food Pantry Open the last two Tuesdays of each moth, 9:30am - 11:30am
Clients receive a punch card.

St. Luke's Food Pantry
1243 State St.
Schenectady, NY 12304
Phone: 347-1385

Clients must make an appointment by calling by 11:00am for that day.

Braman Food Pantry
Route 30
Duanesburg, NY 12056
Phone: 868-2047

By appointment only. No limits on visits.

Our Lady of Fatima Pantry
1735 Alexander Road
Delanson, NY 12053
Phone: 895-2788
Contact: Laura Countryman

Duanesburg, Delanson, QuakerStreet, Esperance, and Mariaville areas only.
By appointment only. Clients may visit once a month.

Free Meals

Salvation Army
222 Lafayette St. 
Schenectady, NY 12305
Phone: 346-0222
Contact: Mary Rainey

Breakfast Program: Monday - Friday 7:30am - 8:30am
Lunch Program: Monday - Friday Noon - 1:00pm

Bethesda House
834 / 836 State St.
Schenectady, NY 12307
Phone: 374-7873

Late Lunch/Early Supper Hot Meal: Monday - Friday at 3:00pm

First United Methodist Church
603 State St (use the Chapel St entrance) 
Schenectady, NY 12305
Phone: 374-4403
Contact: Rev. Daniel Ling

Breakfast Program: Sundays 8am - 9am

City Mission of Schenectady
512 Smith St
Schenectady, NY 
Phone: 346-2275 ext. 0

Dinner: Monday - Friday at 5:45pm and Saturday at 3:00pm
Bag Lunch: Sunday: 3:00 - 3:30pm

Christ Church Episcopal
970 State St.
Phone: 374-3064
Contact: Rev. Brad Jones

Neighborhood Meal, LAST SUNDAY of each month: 1:30 - 2:30pm

 State Street Presbyterian Church
5 Catherine Street
Schenectady, NY 12307
Phone: 365-4173
Contact: Richard Parson

Dinner served on the 3rd Sunday of every month 2:00pm to 4:00 pm