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Looking to support the Community Food Program?

You can help support the NDS Community Food Program by organizing a food drive at your school, church, or other organization; making a charitable donation; or purchasing one of our available memory & celebration cards.

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The Community Food Program is the modern day miracle of the loaves and fishes as schools, parishes, and individuals give what they can to make a difference and together both the giver and receiver are nourished.Learn More
In this time of high unemployment rates and a struggling economy, we are seeing more and more families, adults, senior citizens, and children in need of our services.Learn More
  • Organize a food drive.
  • Volunteer to help at a food cupboard.
  • Donate to the Community Food Program.
  • Organize a Walk team for the Walk Against Hunger.Learn More

Recent News

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Peanut Butter & Jelly Drive Is A Great Success!

The Community Food Program celebrated the completion of the 2016 Peanut Butter & Jelly Drive at St. Aloysius Academy, Bryn Mawr.  We collected over 50,000 pounds of Peanut Butter & Jelly from over 50 […]

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NDS’ Anne Healy Ayella Receives Hunger Fighter Award

Anne Healy Ayella, Director for Community Relations for Nutritional Development Services, received the Hunger Fighter Award at the annual Coaltion Against Hunger breakfast on Friday, November 6th.   The award was in recognition of Anne’s […]

Testimonials

When I am looking for a simple service project to do with a group of high school or college students, I’m always grateful knowing that NDS will make sure our snack bags get into the hands of children who need an encouraging word along with a bit of after-school protein.  It helps us raise awareness about kids in need so close to home.  And the NDS pickup policy is a life-saver!  Thanks for helping us to help you feed the hungry!
Christine Eberle, Gwynedd-Mercy College
The Saint Monica Eldercare Program serves frail homebound individuals in South Philadelphia.  Many are of limited financial means.  Our program provides care partners to the homebound; the care partners can do laundry and linen changes, shopping and errands.  Nutritional Development Services provides supermarket gift cards to the Eldercare Program, which allows care partners to purchase items that our elderly individuals would not otherwise be able to afford.  We have purchased fresh produce, nutritional supplements, and on special occasions, a special treat or two from the bakery.  The continued support that NDS provides helps us to continue to enhance the quality of life of those whom we serve.  We are grateful for this support.
Bonney Dahlgren DosSantos, Saint Monica Eldercare Program