Food Programs

Cheese Day provides fresh fruits and vegetables to eligible residents on a monthly basis. Bakery items, canned goods and other food items are also available. In addition, Kentucky Fried Chicken and Starbucks donate to this program. Income guidelines apply.

Dates for 2017:  January 25th, February 22nd, March 22nd, April 26th, May 24th, June 28th, July 26th, August 23rd, September 27th, October 25th, November 22th, and December 27th.

 

Food Closet provides non-perishable food items and paper products. Income guidelines apply.

NEEDED ITEMS FOR THE SIMSBURY FOOD CLOSET

  • Toilet Paper (individually wrapped or 4 packs)
  • Coffee (regular/decaf - instant/ground)
  • Canned Meats
  • Canned/Bottled Juices
  • Spaghetti Sauce
  • Canned Fruit (low sugar and reg)
  • Crackers
  • Tea (regular/decaf)
  • Maple Syrup
  • Pancake Mix
  • Cereals/Oatmeal
  • Canned Vegetables (no salt and reg)

 

Bread Day is Tuesday mornings, starting at 9:00am, and provides bread and pastry items donated from Panera Bread Restaurant, Brookside Bagels, Fitzgerald's Market, Starbucks, and Metro Bis Restaurant. Items are placed in the Rotunda for residents to pick up.

 

Mobile FoodShare Van comes to the parking lot at First Church of Christ, 689 Hopmeadow Street, from 1:15pm to 1:45pm every other week. Mobile FoodShare distributes FREE fresh produce and other perishables on alternate Monday afternoons throughout the year.

Mobile FoodShare - Farmington Valley

MONDAYS

1:15 - 1:45pm

SIMSBURY

First Church of Christ

689 Hopmeadow Street

TUESDAYS

12:00 - 12:30pm

GRANBY

South Congregation Church

242 Salmon Brook Street

TUESDAYS

10:00 - 10:30am

AVON

American Muslim Center

35 Harris Road

 

January 3, 2017

January 10, 2017

January 16, 2017

January 17, 2017January 24, 2017

January 30, 2017

January 31, 2017February 7, 2017

February 13, 2017

February 14, 2017February 21, 2017

February 27, 2017

February 28, 2017March 7, 2017

March 13, 2017

March 14, 2017March 21, 2017

March 27, 2017

March 28, 2017April 4, 2017

April 10, 2017

April 11, 2017April 18, 2017

April 24, 2017

April 25, 2017May 2, 2017

May 8, 2017

May 9, 2017May 16, 2017

May 22, 2017

May 23, 2017May 30, 2017

June 5, 2017

June 6, 2017

June 13, 2017

June 19, 2017

 

June 20, 2017

 

June 27, 2017