For those in need in our community: Our Thanksgiving Drive distribution will take place on Tuesday, November 20 at our Woodland Campus (8 Woodland Place on the South End of Stamford). Doors open at 10am and is first-come, first-served.
Each family will be given one turkey and one set of fixings, an Inspirica “basket.” Unfortunately, we are not able to reserve baskets for those not physically present at the time of distribution. We thank you in advance for your understanding!
For those looking to volunteer: We have filled nearly all of our volunteer spots. Thank you so much for your kindness and generosity!
Thank you to the incredible supporters of our Thanksgiving Drive!
The Food Bank of Lower Fairfield County, Inc was incorporated in 2003. Its’ mission is to serve as an efficient and effective provider of nutritious food to non-profit organizations that feed the hungry in Darien, Greenwich, New Canaan, Norwalk and Wilton while seeking to raise awareness of, and promote action to combat, hunger in those communities.
The Food Bank is unique in that it is the hub of emergency food distribution center to 90 non-profit agencies and programs located in lower Fairfield County. These agencies and programs include, shelters, soup kitchens, domestic violencs crisis centers, youth programs, back-pack programs; pantries including a mobile pantry.
In 2017. The Food Bank distributed 1. 2 million pounds of food through the aforementioned communities.
And supporters from the following organizations and companies:
Fairway Markets - Stamford
Diddel and Diddel
St. Paul's Church
National Charity League - NC Chapter
Empire State Realty Trust
Westhill High School
The Congregational Church of New Canaan
Greenwich Country Day School
Ancient Order of the Hibernians
Kids Helping Kids
The Mead School
St. Luke's School
St. Bridget of Ireland Church
Congregation Agudath Sholom
Willis Towers Watson
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority
Girl Scout Troop 50902