Financial donations are gratefully accepted at the New Castle location or donate online using your credit / debit card or PayPal account. People In Need is a registered 501-C (3) non profit organization.

Women In Need

The Women in Need service provided through the Real Alternatives Project makes available to expectant mothers counseling and many items that assist them in caring for their new babies. There are never enough supplies for those in need. Please consider purchasing the following items and donating them to the Women in Need services provided at People in Need.

  • New baby clothes & blankets
  • Baby wipes
  • Baby shampoo, lotion, or wash
  • Disposable diapers
  • Baby food
  • New children’s toys

Food Pantry

Our Food Pantry is located in our New Castle office, we gratefully accept the following items:

  • Peanut Butter & Jelly
  • Cans of Tuna or Chicken
  • Meals in a Box to add Tuna or Chicken
  • Cereal, Ramen Noodles
  • Peanut Butter / Cheese Cracker Snacks
  • Microwave Popcorn
  • Canned Ravioli, Spaghetti, Soup, Vegetables, or Fruit
  • Spaghetti Sauce, Soup, Stew
  • Pancake Mix & Syrup
  • Laundry Soap, Dish Soap, Bath Soap
  • Toothpaste
  • Shampoo & Conditioner

Donated clothing is no longer accepted at the New Castle location.

The official registration and financial information of People in Need may be obtained from the Pennsylvania Department of State by calling toll free within Pennsylvania, 1-800-732-0999. Bureau of Charitable Organizations website: