The Emergency Assistance Center

9199 Olde 8 Rd, Ste C

Northfield, OH 44067



Our Mission

The mission of The Emergency Assistance Center is to provide food, clothing and personal hygiene items, as well as seasonal support, to our Northern Summit County neighbors in need.



TEAC is a Top 200 Finalist for the 

State Farm Neighborhood Assist Grant!

State Farm Neighborhood Assist is a crowd-sourced philanthropic initiative that empowers communities to identify issues in their neighborhoods The State Farm Review Committee selected the top 200 finalists from 2,000 submissions. 

Only 40 organizations are selected to receive $25,000. 

If awarded the grant, TEAC will use the funds to purchase a van for a mobile pantry to provide healthy food options for seniors and veterans in NE Ohio. 

The winners are determined by the number of votes received between 

12:00 AM on Wed Sept 23rd and 11:59 PM on Fri Oct 2nd.  

Please Vote for TEAC

Click on the above link to get to TEAC's page, then you can VOTE 10X PER DAY WITH ONE CLICK 

by selecting the VOTE button with the "Use remaining votes on this cause" option.

After your first time voting, if our page does not come up automatically,

please search using our organization's full name  'The Emergency Assistance Center.'





What We Do


The Emergency Assistance Center (TEAC) is first and foremost a food pantry, providing a monthly 7-day supply of food. Our primary goal is to feed the hungry.


We always serve those in need of emergency help, as well as those in our service area who need continued help to put food on the table.


How Many Served

In AUGUST 2020, we served 577 people in 218 households including 157 seniors and 188 children. There were 13 new families (28 people) who came to TEAC for help for the first time in July. 
WITH YOUR GENEROUS SUPPORT, TEAC provided enough food for 12,117 meals!

We help our neighbors who qualify for food assistance and reside the following communities:

44067 - Northfield Center, Northfield Village, 
Sagamore Hills
44056 - City of Macedonia
44087 - City of Twinsburg, Twinsburg Township
44202 - Reminderville
44286 - City of Richfield, Richfield Township
44264 - Village of Peninsula
44236 - City of Hudson, Boston Heights


TEAC is a network partner of the Akron Canton Regional Food Bank. Our Center is an Accredited Charity of the Better Business Bureau by having met all 20 of their Standards for Charity Accountability. We have also been awarded the GuideStar USA Platinum Seal of Transparency.

We are honored to be entirely community-funded and are humbled by the continued partnership of our community to help feed those families who need assistance putting food on their tables. Over 90% of monetary donations are used to directly benefit our clients!

At every visit under COVID-19 curbside service mode of operation, our clients receive:
  • frozen meat
  • fresh produce
  • dairy
  • non-perishable food
  • bread/bakery
  • hygiene items
  • diapers & wipes
  • feminine hygiene
  • pet food 

Help Us to Continue the Work that YOU Make Possible: Make a one-time or recurring monthly donation.


You Can Trust TEAC!

The Emergency Assistance Center is a Network Partner of the Akron-Canton Regional Food Bank, a Better Business Bureau Accredited Charity, and has received the GuideStar Platinum Seal of Transparency.


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Contact Us

9199 Olde 8 Rd, Suite C
Northfield, OH 44067

Open Monday – Friday
8:00 am – 4:00 pm