Food Pantries & Free Meals

Locations, schedules, etc.

also Interactive
Food Resources map

New in town?
Never heard of SiCM?
Wondering what it's all about?
You're in luck! Visit our
What is SCM?
page to get the whole picture!

Time to start thinking about our Summer Internship Program!

Interested? Download the Program Overview and/or the Application Form.

SiCM Summer Day Camp
at Steinmetz Park

A Faith-based Summer Day Camp

Camp Special Features

...Open for 6 weeks: early July through mid-August.
... 1 to 6 ratio of staff to children.
... Camp is staffed with SICM staff, interns, and volun-teers.
... Camp is open between 9 am —1:30 pm.
... Camp includes daily activities & weekly field trips.
... Opportunity to extend camp by registering with The Boys & Girls Clubs of Schenectady’s drop-in camp at Steinmetz Park.

Support for Children & Families

... Families can register for special trips to Saratoga Performing Arts Center.
...Older children can receive leadership training to become a Counselor in Training (CIT).
...Program fosters cooperation, support and creativity in all campers.
...Families are informed and encouraged to access other SICM and community

Summer Meals Program

Education & Activities

... Breakfast available at city sites.
... Daily lunch served at fixed sites and from mobile vans.
... Supplemental activities are organized by volun-teers serving meals. These can include arts & crafts, reading.
and more ...

More information
Detailed schedule of summer meals 2018
Summer meals
SiCM’s Community Garden
Push Lawn Mower
Weed Wacker
Four (4) Watering Hoses
Two (2) Spades
Two (2) Garden Shovels
Two (2) Spring/leaf Rakes
Two (2) Watering Cans
Two (2) Composting Bins

needed for the garden !

YOU can participate in the SCM Community Gardens!

Here's how to sign up


Schenectady Community Ministries


Spend an evening as a family in July or August and enjoy a performance at Saratoga Performing Arts Center!

Save the date, register with SiCM, bring a blanket and get ready to enjoy:

....Free Admission to a performance at SPAC, including the NYC Ballet; Trinity Irish Dance troupe; HD screens with orchestra and cosmic score of The Planets; Harry Potter & the Sorcerer’s Stone in Concert; and Carnival of the Animals!

,.,,Free dinner vouchers to get dinner at the many vendors on the SPAC grounds!

,,.,Free Transportation provided (or you can drive on your own)!

....Inside Seating (no need to worry about inclement weather)!

Invitation to
Families and Children

Reservation is limited to 40 individuals.
First come, first served
Parents/guardians, grandparents and/or
children (ages 6-17 welcome); parents/guardians are required to accompany and supervise child/ren.
Transportation provided by SPAC

RSVP for Pick-up Location:

Emmanuel Friedens Church— 5:30 pm
218 Nott Terrace
Schenectady, NY 12307

For more information and to register, contact
Shelly Ford, 518.346-4445