The Salvation Army Responds to Coronavirus

Offers Free Food to Families in Need Following School Closures

By Darcy Kucenic, Salvation Army March 23, 2020

The Salvation Army - Johnstown

576 Vine Street

Johnstown, PA 15901

Phone: (814) 539-3110

Captain Erin Smullen

The Salvation Army in Johnstown is still operating their soup kitchen, M-F, 4-4:30pm. Takeout meals can be picked up in the back of the Vine Street Building.

Please call to make an appointment for all other services.

The Salvation Army - Altoona

1813 6th Ave

Altoona, PA 16602

Phone: (814) 942-8104

Captains Larry and Ashley Fulmer

The Salvation Army in Altoona is still operating its soup kitchen on Sundays at 4:30pm, by takeout meals only.

Food Pantry is now by appointment only and is open Tuesday - Friday between 10am - 12:30pm.

All other services such as: utility assistance and dollar energy is by appointment only.

The Salvation Army – Somerset

334 W. Main St. Suite 100

Somerset, PA 15501

Phone: 814-445-9232

Gale Purbaugh, Director

The Food Pantry is now appointment only. Hours are Monday – Friday, 9am-3pm.

The Salvation Army Service Units

Ligonier, Hollidaysburg, Williamsburg, Blair County, Central Cambria County

For assistance, please call Ellen Benedetto, Service Unit Coordinator, at 1-800-454-1156. Assistance with emergency food and services, and cleaning/disinfectant supplies can be made by appointment.

Williamsburg is assisting out-of-school kids with meals through the Blessings in a Backpack program.



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