• Octorara Area School District
  • Parkesburg Residents
  • Our Corporate Partners
  •  Private Donors

It Takes a village

Thank you to all the people and organizations that help make this possible.

Our Mission

Did you know the OAFC accepts Fresh Produce?
Simply give us a call and we'll let you know how you gardening skills can help others in need. Give us a call for more Information.

(610) 857- 4000

The Octorara Area Food Cupboard has devoted its energy to advocating for the hungry in our community. Together we can make a difference. Find out how you can contribute to the future of someone in need through donations of money and food.

A great opportunity to clean out your cabinets for a good cause. We are currently in need of the following items:

Healthy Cereal         Pasta                     Canned Vegetables

Oat Meal                   Canned Fruit         Canned Pasta Sauce

Peanut Butter           Canned Tuna        Shelf Milk (i.e. Parmalat)

Questions?Give Us a Call:  (610) 857-4000

The sole mission of the Octorara Area Food Cupboard is to provide food support to qualifying individuals and families in the greater Octorara area.

Working together with the Chester County Food Bank, Parkesburg Point, Local Churches, Businesses and Residents helping those in need.


Did you know you can contribute to the Octorara Area Food Cupboard when you shop online with Amazon? Amazon has created a webpage: smile.amazon.com

Amazon donates 0.5% of the purchas price of the eligible product to the Food Cupboard at no extra cost to you, the shopper!

Please help those in need as you do your Christmas shopping this year and all year long by using this website: smile.amazon.com and select the Octorara Area Food Cupboard as your Charity.

​Thank you!


No Time to Donate Food ?

Let us do the shopping for you

Simply click on the link above to make a credit card donation and we'll purchase food from a local source.


upcoming events

Start a food drive

We Need Your Help!

Organize a Food Drive

Give us a call and we can give you some tips.

Hunger isn't seasonal, which is why we need donations year-round. Conduct a Food Drive at work or in your neighborhood. We can provide helpful tips to make your food drive a success.

Hunger has many different faces. Women, children, mothers, fathers, infants and the elderly. Hunger doesn't discriminate. It doesn't care where you live or what you look like. Many hard working people living week to week are just a paycheck away from needing help. No one should ever go hungry but many people do. That's why we do what we do. We are a 100% volunteer organization dedicated to feeding hunger. 

Help us help others. Please support your local food cupboard.

Organize a food drive where you work or in your neighborhood.

  • OAFC Volunteers
  • Octorara Area Churches
  • Local  Businesses
  • Parkesburg Point Youth Center


Working with members in your community can make a difference.

Helping Others First!

Octorara Area Food Cupboard

Volunteers Desperately Needed

*** Men and Women ***

Especially for:

Tuesdays 2pm - 4pm

Wednesdays 3pm - 7pm


Public - Hosted for the Octorara Area Food Cupboard