Located at 2917 Dickenson Street in South Philadelphia, “The Cupboard” has been serving needy folks in the Grays Ferry neighborhood for more than 20 years. This food collection/distribution program was initiated by the Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary, who “heard the cry of the poor” and responded to it, continuing until this day to organize and to supervise the daily operations of the cupboard. At the present time, there are more than 600 families and individuals who rely on the cupboard for supplementary food.
The following items have been assigned to the specific grades:
The Student Council of MPRCS is asking for your help in providing whatever you can to lessen the effects of poverty in this neighborhood. Listen to your heart and “hear the cry of the poor.”
"Thank you for helping us to help others through your interest in our ministry, you desire to reach out to others with compassion and generosity, and for your prayerful support. May God continue to bless you and your families."
-Sisters of The Servant of the Immaculate Heart of Mary Heart of Mary
Student Council of MPRCS