COVID-19 Consumer Food Resources

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Food Safety/COVID

Announcements, Updates

  • 10/1: Free virtual classes for K-12 youth on plant-based eating and physical activity from the Coalition for Healthy School Food. Registration is required. Classes run from 10/5 to December.

  • 9/25: School food page updated with Trumansburg Info.

  • 9/4: Coronavirus testing is available free of charge to Tompkins County Residents who are concerned or symptomatic at the Ithaca Mall testing site.

  • If you need immediate or emergency food delivery see the food delivery resource page below for organizations that can assist with immediate food needs.

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Food Safety/COVID Information


Please Note: The food pantry/distribution locations on these linked websites are different with some overlaps. We suggest searching multiple sites to locate all of the resources in your area.

  1. Food Bank of the Southern Tier: Food distribution calendar

  2. Tompkins 2-1-1: food pantry and meal site list

  3. Friendship Donations Network: food distribution event list

  4. Mutual Aid Tompkins: "Food Sharing Cabinet" Map

  5. Healthy Food For All: subsidized local produce shares

  6. Loaves and Fishes, FREE To-Go Meals (weekdays)

  7. Lansing Lunchbox: Lansing Residents ONLY; SIGNUP REQUIRED

    • Contact:

    • Location: "The Rink": 1767 East Shore Drive, Ithaca 14850

    • Date/Time: 1st, 3rd Tuesdays and Wednesdays of each month, from 3-6 PM

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