Gouverneur Food Pantry gets $1,000 to stock up
Monday, October 9, 2017 - 2:36 pm

Above is some of the food available at the pantry.

GOUVERNEUR -- The Gouverneur Neighborhood Center, 15 Rock Island St., recently received a $1,000 grant to purchase canned foods high in protein from the Food Bank of CNY.

The funding came from the Northern New York Community Foundation.

Clients of the food pantry will receive the canned protein in their monthly food packages in the month of October.

The food pantry is associated with the Gouverneur Neighborhood Center and the St. Lawrence County Community Development Program.

It serves the townships of Gouverneur, Balmat, Clifton, Edwards, Star Lake, Fine, Fowler, Macomb, Oswegatchie, Piercefield, Pitcairn, Richville and Rossie.

The center and food pantry can be reached at 315-287-3370 or [email protected], and is open Monday through Friday, from 8 a.m.-noon, and from 1-3 p.m. It is open from 3-4 p.m. by appointment only. The center is closed the first Friday of each month.

For more information about the center, log on to https://www.facebook.com/pages/Gouverneur-Neighborhood-Center/1051042862....