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2024 Board Members

Our dedicated team of experienced professionals are always on the ball, utilizing their unique skills and passion to move the work of our Nonprofit Organization forward. 

Board Members

H. Hogle, T. Gill, B. Tobin, C. Farnham, C. Wiedemer, E. Petrone, J. Bernhard, K. Vosburgh

We’re proud to be a group of movers and shakers.



The Penfield Ecumenical Food Shelf was founded by Joe Gersitz, Ted O’Brien, and Kathy Cummins in April 1997. Initially located in the First Baptist Church of Penfield it moved to its current location at 1618 Jackson Rd in October 2012. The food shelf serves around 200 families every week and relies on donations from local businesses, schools, families, churches, civic groups, and private. It those in need in the 14625 and 14526 zip codes and children in the Penfield Central School District.

Holding Hands

"Act as if what you do makes a difference. It does"

William James

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