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COVID-19 Crisis


CrossNet Ministries’ mission is to serve our community and do everything that we can do to offer help and hope. CrossNet is committed to our mission, and continues to operate its food programs including the Food Pantry and Power Pack Projects. In addition to offering case management support, walking alongside of people to apply for benefits, support them and connect them to resources.

I Want to Make a Gift

Gift Towards our Covid-19 Relief Fund

In response to the Coronavirus outbreak and resulting economic crisis, we have created a special fund, ELANCO’s Covid-19 Relief Fund to support community members who need extra assistance at this time. The funds will go directly to help families affected by COVID-19 with rental assistance, food and other needs. All contributions will go directly to helping ELANCO families stabilize during this time. Your contribution will provide relief to those who need it most.

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Financial Gifts

All financial donations to CrossNet are tax deductible and can be made through the following options: debit, credit, automatic withdrawal, and personal checks. All checks should be made out to CrossNet Ministries.

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To mail-in donations please use the following address:
CrossNet Ministries
PO Box 154
New Holland, PA 17557

Thank you for your consideration of supporting us financially! Your gifts allow CrossNet Ministries to continue to offer help and hope in the name of Jesus Christ to the ELANCO community.

Donate Food

Donate to our Food Pantry

Consider donating to the Food Pantry! Donations can be dropped off at our CrossNet Office Monday-Thursday from 9 AM- 4 PM.

Office Address:
123 W. Franklin Street
New Holland, PA 17557

Current needs include: diapers, wipes, cereal, canned meats (including chicken and tuna), laundry detergent, peanut butter, fruit jelly, hygiene products, pasta and grocery gift cards.

A complete list can be seen been seen here.

Donate a Gift Card

Donations of grocery store gift cards, and restaurant gift cards.

Gift cards can be mailed to:
CrossNet Ministries
PO Box 154
New Holland, PA 17557

Prayer for Families & Community

Pray for those impacted by COVID-19 individually and in different sectors in the community:

  • families/individuals, for those experiencing homelessness,
  • first responders
  • medical professionals
  • local businesses
  • ELANCO School District
  • local Churches

If you would like to get involved in meeting specific needs of participating families you join our CrossCares Team by sending you name and email address to As we become aware of specific and/or urgent requests an email is sent out to this team for help meet the need.

Encourage Participants & Staff

As we work to fight COVID-19, our participants and staff are in need of your thoughtful words and inspiring pictures of support.

You can send you messages of hope via email to
We will share these messages directly with our participants and staff.

For traditional paper mail, please mail to:
CrossNet Ministries
Attn: ____________________ (Participant or Staff)
PO Box 154
New Holland, PA 17557

All messages will be re-distributed to the correct location.

If you have any questions, please call (717) 355-2454.


We currently have needs for volunteers to do service projects, help with meals in the Youth Center, Mentor and serve in the Transportation Ministry.

For a list of volunteer needs as they become available moving out of social distancing phases, please click here.