The Ellet Good Neighbors Unit has been assisting families in need for more than 52 years. Ella Krinjeck helped open the Ellet Good Neighbors and managed it for more than 50 years. Her daughter, Chris Krinjeck Bolyard, manages the Ellet Good Neighbors Unit.
During the 2019 year, the dedicated Ellet Good Neighbors Volunteers gave more than 1,200 hours to assist more than 475 households (1,815 individuals) with clothing and groceries. In addition, many of these families received schools supplies and Christmas gifts.
The Ellet Good Neighbors is located in the North Springfield Presbyterian Church. 2630 Albrecht Avenue, Akron, Ohio 44312 Open on Wednesdays from 8:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Food and clothing unit. Visits are permitted every 30 days with a referral and identification.