Greece Ecumenical Food Shelf, Inc.

500 Maiden Lane
Rochester, NY 14616
Phone: 585-277-5370
Contact: Amy Peritsky


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

  • nonperishable food items:
    -   canned: fruit juice, fruit, meat (stew, chicken, ham)
    -   large boxed mashed potatoes
    -   jelly, spaghetti sauce, pudding, Jell-O, peanut butter, soups, pasta and rice (1 lb bags)
  • money donations to buy fresh food (milk, bread, eggs, etc.)
  • personal care items: toothpaste, toothbrushes, shampoo, deodorant
  • toilet paper, small bottles of dish detergent

Volunteers Needed

  • Drivers to deliver food to families in need living in Greece or Charlotte.
  • Drivers to deliver to people with special needs (3rd Thursday of every month).
  • Contact drivers and hand out boxes at our location. Requires 3 - 4 hours once every six months.
  • Please call for other volunteer opportunities.

Information reviewed by agency 8/1/17. (Contact information and email address updated.)