Thanks for Giving food and Supply Drive 2017 | Allentown Rescue Mission

(610) 740-5500 355 W. Hamilton Street, Allentown


Thanks for Giving food and Supply Drive 2017

Thanks for Giving is held at designated Walmart & Giant locations throughout the Lehigh Valley on Friday, November 17th from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. and Saturday, November 18th from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Volunteers donate their time by standing outside of these stores representing the Mission and asking people to consider giving goods to fill the Mission's pantry.

Giant Food Store Locations:

  • Trexlertown on Hamilton Blvd
  • Allentown on Tilghman St
  • Allentown on Emmaus Ave
  • Whitehall on MacArthur Rd
  • Bethlehem on W. Union Blvd
  • Bethlehem on Linden Ave.
  • Bethlehem on Easton Ave
  • Nazareth on Rt. 191

Walmart Locations:

  • Trexlertown on Mill Creek Rd
  • Whitehall on MacArthur Rd
  • Bethlehem on Linden St
  • Easton on Rt. 248

Over 275 Volunteers will be recruited to:

  • Groups to man the locations, hand out shopping cards and help collect donations
  • Drivers to rotate between the Mission and assigned stores to pick up and drop off donations
  • Warehouse Workers to help unload donations at the Mission, weigh, sort, organize and fill the pantry


Sign up now to volunteer:

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Running Totals:

  • The 12th Annual (2013), 23,000 pounds
  • The 13th Annual (2014), 30,000 pounds
  • The 14th Annual (2015), 31,435 pounds
  • 2016 GOAL - 40,000 pounds for our 15th Annual T4G Drive

For more information please contact the Mission’s Development Manager

Wendy Benedict at 610-740-5500 x323 or by email at