Helping Hands Food Pantry started in 1985 on Main Street in Boswell and then moved to the Stonebridge Trailer Court.

In 1988 we purchased our current location, the former Shonberg’s Department Store. It was originally founded to provide poverty alleviation in our community.

Staff Member Highlight

Georgia Sheftic was an original board member and is currently our President. Georgia not only runs our pantry, but she runs her own business, operates an Airbnb, and is a member of Penn State’s Master Gardeners. (and an avid Pitt fan)