Hunger is a Year-
Round Issue

What We DoGet Involved

PORCH Shaker Heights is an all-volunteer, grassroots hunger relief organization whose mission is to collect and distribute food for all those going hungry in the Shaker Heights community.


Started in 2010 in Chapel Hill, NC, PORCH is an all-volunteer, grassroots hunger relief organization that has collected and donated more than $2.1 million in hunger relief across all their communities.

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Be A Neighborhood Coordinator (Pick Up)

During the collection week, coordinate food collection in your neighborhood, on your street or even your cul-de-sac. Whether you collect from 2, 20 or 200 houses – we need your help!

Donate Food

Reach out to us:

Ellen Schmidt |
We will let you know if there is a coordinator in your neighborhood or where the closest physical drop-off location is that month.

Make a Tax-Deductible Donation

Donate Here (Please include “Shaker Heights” in the NOTES Section)

Upcoming Collection Dates


April Monthly Food Drive

Founded by Sam and Ellen Schmidt.