If you are 60 years of age or older and meet certain income requirements, the Second Harvest Food Bank of Northwest Pennsylvania requests you to register to receive a FREE senior food box. The Second Harvest Senior Box Program provides FREE nutritious food once a month to supplement a recipient’s current grocery needs.

The next registration will take place:

Date:               TBD

Time:               1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Location:         Second Harvest Food Bank, 1507 Grimm Drive, Erie, PA 16501

Details:            Must bring photo identification and proof of income*

*proof may include disability, pension, social security, w-2, unemployment

If you are unable to attend the registration but are interested in receiving a Senior Food Box, please provide your information below.

Senior Box Registration

The monthly senior food boxes contain fresh cheese and the following canned, bottled or boxed items:

  • Fruit
  • Vegetables
  • Cereal
  • Juice
  • Meat or fish
  • Instant or evaporated milk


You must be a Pennsylvania resident, 60 years of age or older and have a gross household monthly income at or below the following:

Household Size Monthly Income

  • 1 $1,307
  • 2 $1,760
  • 3 $2,213

*For each additional person, add $453

For more information about the Senior Box Program, please contact Sheilah Dauson at the Second Harvest Food Bank at 814.459.3663 x111 or via email at sdauson@nwpafoodbank.org.