PressBay Food Hub and Pantry: Winter 2020-2021

Direct-to-customer distribution for area farmers and Community Food Pantry

Free Food Pantry Mondays (3 – 5 PM)

Customer Pick Ups Weekly on Thursdays (4 -7 PM) 

110-1 Green St., Ithaca (PressBay Court) curbside 

We are committed to keeping food flowing through our community with an emphasis on health, safety and consistent access. 

  • Farmers who make online sales can use our hub to collate and distribute. 
  • Customers can order from multiple farms and pick up in one spot. 
  • Weekly Free Food Pantries focus on customer choice
  • All Customer Pre-orders will be packaged and labeled by customer and storage type. 
  • Physical distancing and proper personal protective gear required.

Support PressBay’s Food Hub in Downtown Ithaca 

Farmers, please join us!  

We offer our commercial scale walk-in freezer, cooler and dry storage facilities  


Staffing for distribution to make PressBay a farm food hub for Downtown Ithaca.  

If you can offer online sales, we will receive your goods and facilitate pick up with your prepaid customers, each week.  


TO USE THE FREE FOOD PANTRY show up on Mondays 3 – 5 PM with your own bag and mask! We will assist you!

TO PURCHASE FARM GOODS order directly from each farm. When you pick up we will put together everything you’ve ordered. You will also need to have this information on you! 


  • VENDOR Delivery Schedule: Thursdays 9a – 12p (special arrangements for Tburg area farmers possible)
  • Customer Pick Up Hours: Thursdays 4 – 7 PM 
  • Weekly curbside distribution at 110-1 W Green St. of prepaid goods (online sales required) 
  • Distribution staffed by Urban Core during Customer Pick Up hours  
  • Pick Ups maintain physical distancing and all COVID protocols, plus outdoor options if preferred.


Melissa Madden and the PressBay Food Hub Team

  • (answers with in 24 hr M-Thur)
  • (607) 216 8321 (answered by our team DURING Customer Pick Up hours only: THUR 4 – 7PM)