Sturdy Savings Bank Donates to Food Pantries During Pandemic

first_imgSturdy Savings Bank recently presented 25 food banks and pantries in Cape May County and Somers Point with checks to help them meet increased demand during the COVID-19 crisis.In addition to the established food pantries in the area that the bank has always supported annually, many others have been formed during the pandemic to further assist in feeding families in need.“Demand is great in times of crisis, and it is our hope that our donations to each of these pantries will help families in the communities we serve,” Sturdy Savings Bank President Jerry Reeves said.Food banks receiving donations to assist in their emergency work related to COVID-19 relief include:Angel Visit Baptist Church – WildwoodBethel Commandment Church – WhitesboroCape May Community Food Closet at First Presbyterian Church – Cape MayCatholic Charities – Rio GrandeCoalition Against Rape & Abuse – Cape May Court HouseCrest Community Church – WildwoodCCWI Vera Smith Community Food Pantry – WhitesboroDennisville United Methodist Church – DennisvilleDorothy Volunteer Fire Department Auxiliary – DorothyFirst United Methodist Church – Cape May Court HouseGrace Lutheran Church – Somers PointGreen Creek Bethel United Methodist Church – Green CreekHoly Redeemer Home Care and Hospice – SwaintonHoly Spirit Lutheran Church – VillasLazarus House Emergency Food Pantry – WildwoodOcean City Ecumenical Council Food Cupboard at Saint Peter’s Methodist Church – Ocean CityRussell’s Pantry – VillasSaint Barnabas Parish Food Pantry – VillasSea Isle City United Methodist Church – Sea Isle CitySeashore Community Church of the Nazarene – ErmaSeaville United Methodist Church – SeavilleSaint Maximilian Kolbe Parish (Church of the Resurrection and St. Casimir’s Catholic Church) – Marmora and WoodbineStar A & M Masonic Lodge – TuckahoeThe Branches Center – Rio GrandeSturdy Savings Bank serves the community at 14 different locations, including Avalon, Cape May, Cape May Court House, Dennisville, Marmora, North Cape May, North Wildwood, Ocean City, Rio Grande, Somers Point, Stone Harbor, Tuckahoe and Wildwood Crest.Each of Sturdy Savings Bank’s branches consider the communities in which they are located their homes, and are dedicated to see those areas succeed. The bank often donates to local organizations, and supports schools because it values the development of the youth in the communities it serves.For more information about Sturdy Savings Bank, visit or call 609-463-5220.last_img read more