Free Breakfast every weekday 8:30-9:45 am

  • Breakfast For Everyone

    Everyone who would like to eat breakfast can come to the doors on Walnut Street and will be guided to the gym for breakfast.  Breakfast is served 8:30 am - 9:45 am.  

    All are welcome.

  • Showers

    Free Showers are provided for our unsheltered neighbors every weekday.  

    Shower supplies are provided.  Neighbors sign up for a time period with Guest Service employees.  Shower time begins at 7 am until 8 am.  Then we pause for breakfast.  Showers reopen at 8:30 am until there is no line.


    Thank you for donating and helping us feed our guests.

    Click here if you would like to donate now.

  • Snail Mail

    If you prefer to write a check and send through snail mail. 

    Make check payable to: Anchor Lancaster.  Send to:

    Anchor Lancaster

    29 East Walnut Street  Lancaster PA 17602

  • Offering showers every weekday morning is quickly depleting our supplies. 

    Please check out our wish list on Amazon and help us restock.  Click Here.

    Thank you for your support as we support our neighbors.

    Here every weekday morning!  We are an Anchor in Lancaster City!

  • Amazon Smile

    Amazon will donate .5% of the price of eligible Amazon Smile purchases to the charitable organizations selected by customers.  Register to give your donations to Anchor Lancaster.  Click here.

  • Anchor Gift Catalog - Still time to help out......

    Looking for a Holiday present for that special someone who has it all?  Why not buy a gift from our Anchor Gift catalog!  Make a donation in honor of your loved one and support Anchor Lancaster.

    Click Here to download catalog Fill out form and send it in.

    Here is the link for our PayPal site.  Please make sure you include name and address of person(s) you are honoring and what you are purchasing in the notes section. 

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  • To be a good neighbor by providing a hot breakfast and warm showers every weekday while aiding with other essential needs.

  • To love, serving God and our neighbors in practical, concrete ways, remembering the words of Jesus, “I was hungry and you gave me food, I was thirsty and you gave me something to drink, I was a stranger and you welcomed me” (Matthew 25:35).

  • To offer a welcoming, safe environment, receiving guests with dignity, respect and compassion.  We will regard our guests as persons of sacred worth, reflecting the image of God.

Mission Statement

To be a good neighbor by providing a hot breakfast and warm showers every weekday while aiding with other essential needs. 


A free breakfast is served from 8:30 a.m. until  9:45 a.m. each weekday, 52 weeks a year,  everyone and anyone may come to eat.  A nutritious menu of hot, protein filled food items, juice, milk, cereal, toast, fruit and coffee are served every day.  Showers for unsheltered are also provided.