American Rescue Workers

Repurposing Clothing, Shoes, and Lives.

Employment opportunities

We're Hiring!

We have several part-time and full-time positions open in multiple locations. Apply today!

Food Recall information

Quaker Recalls Granola Bars and Granola Cereals Due to Possible Health Risk

Follow the link below for more information. Check your pantries for any of the items listed and dispose of them.

pounds of clothes donated annually
individuals housed each year
meals provided to shelter residents and community members annually


Learn about our regional thrift stores
and other shopping opportunities.


Learn how you can support our mission by donating items or making a gift.


Learn more about our shelter programs, social services, and more.

About American Rescue Workers

Repurposing Clothing, Shoes, and Lives.


American Rescue Workers (ARW) is a faith based non-profit organization providing homelessness and hunger prevention services in Lycoming County since 1934.


ARW aims to meet the basic needs of men, women, and children who find themselves in an emergency situation or a homeless crisis.


We provide material and spiritual aid through shelter programs and social services.