The Pantry at Mt. Carmel


Open Each 2nd & 4th Saturday 8 - 10 AM

155 Highland Ave. at 8th Street in Verplanck. 

A member of Feeding Westchester an affiliate of

Second Chance Foods.

Donations accepted ONLY during pantry hours.

The Pantry Is Open:

****March 28th is a "drive through" pantry.

Pull up - single file - stay in car. 

Volunteers will bring you bags of food.

8 - 9 AM is for 10596, 10511, 10548 & 10567. 

All other areas served between 9 - 10 AM while supplies last

If you need food now - email

Saturdays: 8 - 10 AM

March 28 

April 11 & 25 

May 9 & 23

June 13 & 27

July 11 & 25

August 8 & 22

September 12 & 26

October 10 & 24

November 14 & 28

December 12: 8 - 10 Am

Monday, December 21:  2 - 5 PM

Need Help Now? or 914 323 8343

Donations Accepted Only During Pantry Hours

Canned Fruit, Coffee & Tea,  Tuna, Pasta, Soup, Pasta Sauce, Canned Tomatoes Peanut Butter & Jelly, Mayo, Ketchup & Mustard, Honey & Sugar, Cookies, Cake mixes, Paper Towels,Pampers, Feminine Products & Toiletries are always needed.


Donations are accepted only during pantry hours. Please no glass, no plastic bags.

Want to help?

Cora's Coat Closet

Mt. Carmel Food Pantry can accept small donations of clean, gently used clothes to. Our Closet is named for Cora, a Verplanck resident who works for Feeding Westchester. She prayed for a food pantry on this site.  Prayer answered.

Thank You for Your Support!

Because we love our community The Pantry at Mt. Carmel was created Jan. 1, 2019.   

Grazie! THANK YOU to our Greatest Supporters:

Backstage Salon, Buchanan Dental Arts, Buchanan Engine Co. Explorers, Buchanan Beautification Committee, Buchanan - Verplanck School, Blue Mt. Middle School, Cortlandt Rotary, Cortlandt Rowing,  Feeding Westchester, Grace Hall, Gullata House. Hendrick Hudson Library, Jane & Fran, Mt. Airy Preschool, Mohegan Lake Motors, Montrose Business Association, LL Bean,  NYPAT Lower HV, Peekskill Elks Club, The Peekskill Community Network,   Reformed Church of Cortlandtown,  St. Christopher's Church, St. Patrick's Church, Reformed Church of Cortlandtown, Paradise Restaurant,  Sky View Rehab and Care, Sports Barn, Super Foodtown of Croton, The Quiet Man Turkey Race, The Verplanck Seniors and the many who drop off donations regularly and the volunteers who keep the pantry running.  

Joseph J. DiDio Snack Station

Joe DiDio was born in Peekskill and served in the army as an interpreter in Italy. 

A member of the Mt. Carmel Society, Joe was a yeast maker at Fleischmann's. 

He married Marie Weise and raised 4 daughters in Verplanck. 

Joe "The Can Man" collected bottles and cans - 

giving the deposit money and much more to families in need. 

We celebrate his spirit at the Mt. Carmel Food Pantry.


Volunteers train to work one shift per month.  Food training and non discrimination training must be completed. The Pantry welcomes everyone from seniors in high school to senior citizens to train and share the love!  Email