December pop up food pantries and holiday box distribution set

Two December free pop up food pantry distributions, including a holiday box, have been scheduled for next month at Wellsville. Both pop up pantries, hosted by ACCORD of Belmont, will be held at Northern Lights, 3474 Andover Road (State Route 417 East), on December 6 and 20, with the latter event involving the holiday box. … Read more

Allegany Hope, Houghton University and more at Families Pavilion today at Wellsville

Mostly sunny skies are expected to greet thousands of visitors today as more than a dozen Christian organizations participate in a Families Pavilion as part of the annual Main Street Festival in Wellsville, an adjunct to the Great Wellsville Balloon Rally weekend. Houghton University and Allegany Hope will be among organizations highlighting the activity, organized … Read more

Cuba food distribution closure to impact Western Allegany County residents

Residents of Western Allegany County who have been relying on free food distributions at five different locations will have services interrupted next month. Representatives of an Allegany County Food Coalition are expected to meet this week to try to determine how to overcome closure of the Cuba Cultural Center food distribution system at the end … Read more

Lots of weekend activities available, which includes Saturday sunshine

Nearly a dozen identified free and primarily-free activities are scheduled for individuals and families from today through Sunday throughout Allegany County. On our exclusive Allegany Hope Community News and Calendar, found through the link under our header at the top of this page, or at, you can learn details about a Healthy Kids Day … Read more

Free food distribution is today in Canaseraga

Free food distribution is occurring this morning in Canaseraga. Bridge of Hope Ministries at 29 North Church Street is hosting this first Saturday of the month drive-through activity. Further information is available at (607) 545-9931. For information on other free and primarily-free events occurring throughout Allegany County and beyond, check out our Allegany Hope Community … Read more