Woodforest Charitable Foundation donates $500 to the Wayne County Food Pantry Program

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WAYNE COUNTY, PA- Woodforest Charitable Foundation makes a $500 donation to the Wayne County Food Pantry Program.

The Wayne County Food Pantry Program is sponsored through County Government. It is operated under the leadership of the Wayne County Pantry Board which is comprised of private citizens. Board members are also coordinators at each of the pantry sites. The Wayne County Pantry Program has five sites located in Honesdale, Lakeville, Newfoundland, Lakewood, and Damascus.

The Wayne County Food Pantry Program provides nutritious shelf staples which may supplement the applicant's food budget on a regular monthly basis. The food items vary, and are dependent upon what may be available from the U.S. Department of Agriculture, what food has been privately donated, and what may be purchased with available funds and monetary donations. Typically, a monthly food bag will contain canned fruit, meat, vegetables, potatoes, spaghetti, etc.

“We are very grateful for all of the support we receive from our community-minded groups and individual concerned about the welfare of their neighbors,” said Kathleen Terry, Coordinator for the Wayne County Food Pantry Program. “Thank you so much for your generous donation.”

For more information about the Wayne County Pantry Program, please call (570) 253-4646 or visit

The Woodforest Charitable Foundation was created by Woodforest National Bank in 2005 as a direct result of its desire to support and invest in the communities in which it serves.  The Foundation is creating a legacy of commitment to those in need, enriching lives and communities through dedicated leadership and faithful administration by providing funding to qualifying 501(c)(3) charities.  For additional information regarding The Woodforest Charitable Foundation, call (832) 375-CARE (2273) or visit the Foundation’s website at

Celebrating 30 years of service and ranked among the top earning banks in the United States, the Woodforest family of banks currently has assets of approximately $3.2 billion and services more than 850,000 customers with branches in excess of 750 throughout seventeen states:  Texas, Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Virginia and West Virginia.  For information about Woodforest National Bank, please call 832-375-2000 or visit the bank’s website at