Greece Ecumenical Food Shelf, Inc.

500 Maiden Lane
Rochester, NY 14616
Phone: 585-277-5370
Contact: Polly McCubbin


The Food Shelf's purpose is to acquire, warehouse, and distribute donated and purchased food to needy people living in Greece and Charlotte.

Wish List

  • grocery-store items:
    -   canned: fruit juice, fruit, meat
    -   large boxed mashed potatoes
    -   jelly, spaghetti sauce, pudding, Jell-O
    -   dish detergent, toilet paper
  • money donations to buy fresh food
  • personal care items

Volunteers Needed

  • Drivers to deliver food to specific families in need living in Greece or Charlotte.
  • Drivers to deliver to people with special needs (3rd Thursday of every month).
  • Driver Coordinator: call volunteers on our list of drivers to schedule 30-35 drivers each month.  Prepare and distribute monthly list of on-call drivers.  This volunteer opportunity can be done from home.
  • Box Distributor: be part of a team of 2-3 volunteers who contact delivery drivers and arrange for them to pick up the food units they will deliver the following month.  Then hand out the boxes at the Food Shelf site.  Each team usually does this two times per year.

    Please call for other volunteer opportunities.

Information reviewed by agency 9/3/15.