By: KDKA-TV News Staff

BETHEL PARK (KDKA) – Matt, a pastor at Zion Lutheran Church in Bethel Park, donated $1,000 in grocery gift cards to help families in need.

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He presented the gift cards to the Bethel Park Police Department on Thursday night.

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After he gave the gift cards to the police, they decided to split up the gift cards to donate to two charitable organizations that assist Bethel Park families in need.

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Police say they gave the cards to Black Hawk Family Relief Fund and Operation Feed a Neighbor.