PVEN sponsors the Pleasant Valley Community Service Center offering to our community:

Clothing, food, educational programs, budget planning, disaster aid, crisis intervention, information and referral, and networking with other community agencies.

PVEN serves residents of Chestnuthill, Eldred, Hamilton, Jackson, Polk and Ross townships. Complete and submit an application form for temporary assistance that you can download here and print out or pick up the application form at the PVEN Community Service Center.

Food Distribution Hours
Tuesdays 9:20 to 11:00 AM
2nd Saturday of the month 9:20 to 11:20am                                                                                          Food pick up is by appointment. Please call 570-992-3136 to schedule an appointment time. Appointments must be scheduled before noon the Monday prior to your requested appointment.

Clothing Distribution Hours
9:00 to 11:00 am
Clothing pick up is by appointment.  Please call 570-992-3136 to schedule an appointment time.

Donation Drop Off Hours
Mondays, Tuesdays, Fridays
, 9 to 11:30 am
Click here for suggestions on what types of foods help people the most.
Donations of food, clothing, personal care items, etc. can be dropped off between the hours listed above or by making alternate arrangements with the center director at 570-992-3136 or

All other times by appointment.