Posts Tagged ‘ food pantry ’

Happy Birthday to…the SCS food pantry

July 7, 2015
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Comm - Madison Hendricks donates to SCS pantry

Madison Hendricks recently celebrated her 10th birthday, but instead of getting gifts from family and friends, she requested boxes of cereal and granola bars. Madison was able to donate 150 boxes of cereal and 35 boxes of granola bars to the Southington Community Services food pantry. The pantry, located at 91 Norton St in Plantsville…

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Letter: SCS food pantry enjoys a birthday wish

July 4, 2015
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Letter: SCS food pantry enjoys a birthday wish

To the editors: Southington Community Services would like to thank Madison Hendricks for her donation to help the Community Services Food Pantry. Madison recently celebrated her 10th birthday, and instead of gifts she requested boxes of cereal and granola bars. Madison was able to donate 150 boxes of cereal and 35 boxes of granola bars.…

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Netting funds for SCS food pantry

June 30, 2015
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Comm - Volleyball tourney for SCS

The Southington High School student council raised over $409 during a nine-team, student vs. staff volleyball tournament at the local high school. Proceeds were donated to the Southington Community Services food pantry which feeds over 70 local families each day. From left, SCS Assistant Director Mark Fazzolari, SHS students Ally Schroeder and Emily Mankus, and…

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Giving Back Girls collect food for SCS pantry

May 18, 2015
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Comm - Fill that Fire Truck Arc

The Giving Back Girls collected a full ton of food donations at a recent fundraiser at Walmart in Southington. The donations will help stock shelves at Southington Community Services. In addition, the girls raised $434.83 in monetary donations.

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Mohawk Northeast adopts a shelf at SCS pantry

March 9, 2015
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Comm - Mohawk Northeast SCS food pantry

Mohawk Northeast donated 571 boxes of cereal to the Southington Community Services food pantry in Plantsville, and that’s just the start. Mohawk Northeast has committed to adopt a shelf in the food pantry and will continue to donate 50 boxes of cereal every week for the next year to help the SCS food pantry deliver…

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Stop and Shop donates to Southington Community Services

January 17, 2015
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Comm - Stop & Shop donates to SCS

Southington Stop and Shop donated over 300 food boxes to the Southington Community Services food pantry as part of their Food for Friends program. From left, Chris Salvatore, Tony Mendes, and John Tuttle.

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UNICO donates to food pantry

January 12, 2015
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Southington UNICO donated a $1,000 check during the holiday season to Salvation Army. Pictured, from left to right, is Southington Community Services Assistant Director and Southington UNICO member Mark Fazzolari, Connecticut state Rep. Rob Sampson, Southington UNICO past president Nick Botsacos, Southington UNICO accountant and member Mike Fasulo and Connecticut state Sen. Joe Markley.

Southington UNICO donated $1,000 to the Salvation Army during the holiday season in order to help fund the town of Southington’s food pantry located at Southington Community Services. The donation has become an annual occurrence in connection with a Salvation Army bell ringing fundraiser at Southington WalMart, which matches all donations collected during the two-hour…

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The Grounds Guys start grass roots movement

January 10, 2015
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Comm - Ground Guys donate 1

A local The Grounds Guys franchisee and his team in central Connecticut recently gave back to the community in a big way. They helped put together more than 25 complete Thanksgiving meals, or 625 pounds of food, to help a local food bank feed families during the holiday season. In addition, the entire national workforce…

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Lions Club latest to adopt food pantry shelf

May 12, 2014
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The Southington Lions Club recently adopted a shelf in the food pantry, which serves 70 families a day. Pictured, from left, John Ausanka, John Adams and Bruce Vagts.

By Ed Harris Editor The Southington Lions Club is the latest community group to adopt a shelf at the Community Services food pantry. “The ‘We Serve’ motto is something we live by,” said Lions President Theresa Benning. “That is what we do for the Southington community.” The Lions Club joins 20 other community groups, churches…

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