Anchor Lancaster

MISSION:

 

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


VISION:

 

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).



VALUES: 


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.

  • Benefit Auction - October 7, 2022 - Buy tickets now

    Anchor Lancaster is hosting a benefit auction at the Bent Creek Counry Club on October 7th, 2022 from 6-9 pm.  Come and support the ministry while enjoying a night of fun.  An evening offering hours d’oeuvres, dinner, and silent and live auctions. Tickets are on sale now.  Click here to buy a ticket!

  • 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.

  • DONATE

    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!

  • Servants Blend Coffee for sale at local shop

    Our servant's blend coffee is for sale at a local store.  If you can not make it to Lancaster for coffee, stop by Stock Swap Furniture Consignment and pick some up.  If your business would like to sell coffee for Anchor Lancaster, contact Patty Eastep.


    They are located at : 375 Highland Drive Mountville Pa 17554.


    $10 per bag and 100% profit goes to Anchor Lancaster.

  • 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.

Mission Statement

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

Overview

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.