Posts Tagged ‘ Southington Community Services ’

UNICO supports SCS food pantry

January 30, 2016
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Comm - UNICO Donation SCS

Southington UNICO donated a $1,000 check during the holiday season to Southington Community Services. Pictured, from left to right, are UNICO members Ron Ingriselli, Rep. Dave Zoni, President Antonio Cusano, Southington Community Services Assistant Director and UNICO member Mark Fazzolari, Dawn Miceli and Benny Cammuso.

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Letter: SCS thanks JFK teachers

January 30, 2016
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Letter - SCS from JFK 2

To the editor: Southington Community Services would like to thank the eighth grade teachers at John F. Kennedy Middle School for their donation of $630 raised during their ugly sweater contest. The eighth grade students voted for the winner by making donations to the teacher with the ugliest sweater. This year’s winner was Kristina Zipadelli.…

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SVMFL collects over a ton of food for SCS

January 17, 2016
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SVMFL

Southington Valley Midget Football League’s third annual food drive collected 2,669 items, weighing 2,246 pounds, which will benefit the Southington Community Services food pantry. The drive, led by Shari Kohl and her son Dillon, above, ran from Sept. 7 through Oct. 10. Teams in each division competed against each other to be the drive’s “Top…

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Letter: SCS thanks ESPN volunteers

January 16, 2016
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Letter - SCS

To the editor: Southington Community Services would like to thank Don Brooks and his team of ESPN volunteers. For over 10 years, ESPN has helped Southington Community Services hand out turkeys and food bags to Southington residents. This year over 500 families qualified for a holiday meal. Thank you to ESPN and everyone else in…

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7th annual police department gift drive

December 22, 2015
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Police Department Gift Drive

The Southington Police Department will be holding their 7th annual gift drive on Saturday, Dec. 19 at the Southington Walmart on Queen Street. From 10 a.m. through 2 p.m., police will collect gifts and donations to support local families. All donations will be used at Southington Community Services. For more information please contact Southington Police…

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SCS makes is a stress-free season for many locals

December 16, 2015
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Gift donations for Southington Community Services holiday program are organized at the National Guard Armory in Southington, the week before they are distributed to residents.

By TAYLOR HARTZSTAFF WRITER If you are in need of a helping hand, or are looking to lend one this holiday season, Southington Community Services (SCS) is the place to go. Assisting more than 1,600 Southington residents through their holiday “adoption” program last year, SCS is determined to leave no resident in need. Pooling resources from…

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A Thanksgiving truckload

December 6, 2015
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Comm - Grounds Guys at price chopper

On Saturday, Nov. 21, the Grounds Guys and KTA Racing teamed up for a food collection at Price Chopper to benefit Southington Community Services. Kyle Aldieri and Karson Hendrickson were able to collect 27 turkeys and a truckload of trimmings. Sign Pro donated the banner.

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Giving a birthday gift

November 25, 2015
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Comm - SCS food pantry donation

Juliana Janezic donated 178 pounds of food to the Southington Community Services food pantry. Juliana had a birthday party, and she had her classmates at St Bridget School bring non-perishable food items instead of gifts.

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First Lutheran donates veggies

October 9, 2015
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Letter - First Lutheran brings fresh veggies to the food pantry

Southington Community Services expressed their thanks to Bill Ludecke, Pastor Joshua Rinas, and all of the members of First Lutheran Church for donating 2,000 pounds of vegetables from their garden. The garden was dedicated as the “Garden of Loaves and Fish” back in June and is 40 percent bigger than last year’s garden. This garden…

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Italian Fest committee donates to non-profits

September 25, 2015
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Italian Festival (2015) - Web

By TAYLOR HARTZSTAFF WRITER The Southington Italian-American Festival Committee honored two local non-profit organizations this week, presenting them each with $1,500 donations. The two organizations, Southington Community Services (SCS), and Southington Community Cultural Arts (SoCCA), both participated in the Italian-American Festival this year and were chosen to receive proceeds from the event. “We’re proud to promote…

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