People Helping People
Support Starts with Community
Middletown Valley People Helping People (MVPHP) in Middletown, Maryland, is a volunteer organization working to provide assistance to members of our community who are in need. We primarily serve residents of the Middletown school feeder system and partner with agencies and churches throughout Frederick County, Maryland.
We provide emergency assistance to those facing housing challenges including evictions and utility shutoffs and can offer help with security deposits. We provide small emergency support in the form of gift cards on a case by case basis. Emergency assistance volunteers can be reached between 9 am and 5 pm Monday – Friday at 301-371-3119.
Empty Bowls Banquet
The 28th annual Empty Bowls Banquet at Middletown High School was a big success! This event is a partnership between the school and MVPHP. and grew out of grassroots movement by artists and crafts people working together to raise money for community charities to serve and care for those hungry and less fortunate. Middletown High School has been a constant partner,
Middletown Food Bank
The food pantry is located at 301 West Main Street. Hours are Wednesday, 1-3 pm and Saturdays, 9-11 am.-
We provide members of our community transportation to local medical appointments.
School Supplies Drive
In partnership with the United Way of Frederick County, our annual Supply Drive provides students with backpacks and basic school supplies each August.
We provide weekly senior exercise classes and monthly luncheons at the Middletown Amvets.
We provide gifts and financial support for children and families during the winter holiday season.
News & Events
- 2022 School Supply Drive for Elementary, Middle and High School Students in need of AssistanceMVPHP will hold their distribution drive for our Middletown School Feeder students the first week of August. The distribution will be at the Middletown Valley Fire Department’s Social Activities Building, 1 Fireman’s Lane, Middletown MD 21769, on Friday, August 5th fromContinue reading “2022 School Supply Drive for Elementary, Middle and High School Students in need of Assistance”
- Thank you for a Successful Empty Bowls BanquetWe are happy to report that our Empty Bowls Banquet in May was an outstanding success! This was the 28th year of partnership with Middletown High School, their excellent technology teachers, especially Alisa Gibson and Gretchen Martin and their fellow schoolContinue reading “Thank you for a Successful Empty Bowls Banquet”
P.O. Box 477
Middletown, MD 21769