Tag: Southington Community Services

Food ‘drive’ for hunger

On Nov. 13, KTA Racing and quarter midget driver Kyle, above, collected 324 pounds of food during a food drive at Price Chopper in Southington. The proceeds will benefit Southington Community Services food pantry.

Ringing the bell

By JEN CARDINES STAFF WRITER Sen. Joe Markley, State Rep. Rob Sampson and Rep.-elect John Fusco braved the cold weather on Thursday, Dec. 15 to collect money for the Salvation Army. In below freezing temperatures, Southington’s political figures “rang the…

Italian festival donates to SCS

The Southington Italian-American Festival co-chairs distributed at check for $1,875 to Southington Community Services from the sale of beverages at the 2016 event. SCS was one of two organizations to receive donations from the festival. From left, Joe LaPorte (UNICO),…

Town groups prepare for holiday giving

By JEN CARDINES STAFF WRITER The upcoming holidays have various town organizations finalizing efforts to give back to those in need. Whether it’s clothing, food or toys, there’s plenty of ways to help out in the community this season. Southington…

Dancing at the Calendar House

The United Way of Southington and Southington Community Services (SCS), hosted their annual senior luncheon at the Calendar House on June 2. The event, organized by David Harrington and Bob Verderame from the Calendar House, along with Janet Mellon and…