FAQ

This section provides answers to our most frequently asked questions about the East Stroudsburg Salvation Army. These questions and answers came from visitors like you. We hope you find them helpful and informative.

Q:  I have household items, other than non-perishable food, that I would like to donate. Can I drop them off? How can I obtain a receipt?

A:  All household goods must be brought directly to The Thrift Store (which is not us) at 285 Washington Street, East Stroudsburg. A receipt            can be obtained at the front desk. Please call 570-421-5711 for more information.

Q:  I have household items that I would like to donate but I need The Salvation Army to pick them up.

A:  Please call 1-800-SATRUCK (728-7825) to arrange for a truck pick up. 

Q:  I have non-perishable food that I would like to donate to your Feeding Program.

A.   All non-perishable food can be dropped off at our Food Pantry from 9:00am - 2:00pm. Please call 570-421-3050, ext. 29 with questions.

Q:  What social services do you provide?

A:   Rental assistance - if you have a10 day eviction letter from your landlord, we might be able to help. Please call 570-421-3050, ext. 22.

      Security deposit - if you are moving into a new apartment and need help with a security deposit. Please call 570-421-3050 ext. 22.

      Fuel Assistance - if you need help paying for Water, Gas and/or Propane, please call 570-421-3050, ext. 22.

      Emergency Shelter - if you are homeless and need temporary shelter, please call 570-421-3050, ext. 24 (ext. 23 after 4:00pm)

      Monthly Food Distribution - if you need help feeding your family, please call 570-421-3050, ext. 29. You must be registered 2 weeks prior.

      Soup Kitchen - Monday - Friday, Breakfast is 7:00am - 9:00am. Lunch is 11:00am - 12:00pm. EVERYONE IS WELCOME!

      Christmas Toys - if you need toys for your kids at Christmas, please call 570-421-3050, ext. 29.

      Thanksgiving & Christmas Food Distribution - if you need help with food for either holiday, please call 570-421-3050, ext. 29.

Q:  How do I become a volunteer?

A:  Contact our volunteer coordinator, Jill Brink @ 570-421-3050, ext. 25 or email her at jill.brink@use.salvationarmy.org.