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Matthew's Crossing


Jan Terhune
Executive Director

Jennifer Ponzo
Food Bank Manager

Jenn Lowry-Downey
Asst. Executive Director

Jeff Buntrock
Facilities Coordinator

Henry Ortiz 
Facilities Assistant

Kim Corder
Meals to Grow Coordinator

Madelyn Becker
Community Engagement Coordinator

Kelly Beaith

2019 Volunteer Board of Directors:

Phil Smithers - President
Director of Safety and Health Services, APS
Questions for the board?  Contact Ms. Halter at

Chuck Monroe- Vice President
Deacon, Praise and Worship Center 

Mark Dippre - Treasurer
Pastor, Praise and Worship Center

Mel Hunt - Secretary
Student Services, Chandler USD

Sharon Hughart - Member at Large 
AZ Service Area Dir., Dignity Health

Yvette Strickling - Member at Large
Asst. to VP of Student Affairs, CGCC

Lakshmi Ramanan - Member at Large
Sr. Graphics Hardware Design Engineer/Intel Corp.

Hank Tuell - Member at Large
Associate Pastor, St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church

Ivan Kaminsky - Member at Large
Police Detective for Chandler PD, Professor Adjunct


Matthew's Crossing Food Bank

1368 N. Arizona Ave. Unit 112
Chandler, AZ 85225
Emergency Food Bags
M, Tu, Th, F 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Wed 4:00 - 6:00 pm

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About Us:

Matthew's Crossing is a non-profit, 501(c)(3) charitable organization. We provide assistance for individuals and families in need in the East Valley area - currently addressing needs associated with hunger.

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In accordance with Federal law and U.S. Department of Agriculture policy, this institution is prohibited
from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability.  
Full Non-Discrimination Statement can be found HERE