Our Lady of Mount Carmel Society

"Supporting community & preserving tradition Since 1919"

155 Highland Avenue, Verplanck, NY 10596

Marching towards 100 years!


"Because enough is a feast."

The Mt. Carmel Food Pantry was created on New Year's Day because we love our town. 

Children are going to school hungry.

Seniors and Veterans are struggling. 

 Cortlandt residents in need are invited to choose a bagful of groceries on the second Saturday of each month -  

8 - 10 AM in the lower level of

Mt. Carmel Hall -

8th Street at Highland Avenue in Verplanck.

January 12

February 9

March 9

April 13

May 11

June 8

July 13

August 10

September 14

October 12

November 9

We Need Your Support!

*Donations of these regular size, non perishable food items

accepted on the above dates from 7 - 10 AM:

 applesauce, beans, canned chicken, tuna fish, canned   vegetables, olive   oil, crackers, spices, canned fruit, granola   bars, instant mashed potatoes,   pasta, peanut butter, jelly,  rice,   evaporated milk, canned soup, stew and   chili, whole grain   cereal,  cans of coffee, toilet paper, paper towels,   tissues,   feminine products.​ Paper and cloth bags. 

*Please: NO junk food, glass jars or plastic bags!

Nothing that needs refrigeration.

*Volunteers register and train to work from
7 - 10:30 AM on Pantry days. 

Please Host a Food Drive!

Email: MtCarmelFoodPantry@gmail.com