Please help us collect donations for these Connecticut food banks (people and pets). These organizations serve many families in need within our communities. Together we can make a difference!
Hockanum Valley Community Council, Inc. (HVCC) is a private nonprofit human services agency located in Vernon, Connecticut and provides services to individuals and families. The HVCC food pantry aims to help those who need it most and is an emergency food source for residents of Vernon, Tolland, and Ellington.
Donations can be made online at: www.hvcchelps.org/donate
Manchester Area Conference of Churches, Inc. (MACC Charities) is located in Manchester, Connecticut. MACC provides emergency food, clothing and outreach services for residents of Manchester and Bolton. Established in 1973, MACC has grown to be the Town of Manchester’s primary social services agency, working with the faith community and many local partners to provide for the unmet basic needs of its community.
Donations can be made online at: macc-ct.org/donate-now
The CHS’ Pet Food Pantry provides pet food to families in financial need while they get back on their feet. The goal of the program is to keep pets in their loving homes and out of shelters. Due to the COVID-19 crisis, the Pantry is seeing an increase in requests for assistance from families throughout Connecticut.
Donations can be made online at cthumane.org/ways-to-give/donate-pet-food-pantry or drop off pet food at Right Trac Financial Group, 110 Main Street, Manchester, CT 06042.
QUESTIONS? PLEASE CONTACT JOE PETROWSKY, 860-836-9294 OR CAROLE BECKER, 860-306-7072.