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Joy of Sharing Food Drive



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    Let’s create a hunger-free holiday season for local families as we collect food at our annual food drive.

    The drive will be held on Saturday, Nov. 22, from 9 a.m. to noon at the Sears parking lot, at 1445 New Britain Avenue in West Hartford and at XFINITY Service Center, at 300 Universal Drive in North Haven.

    Donations collected will support Connecticut Foodshare and Connecticut Food Bank.

    Thanksgiving food items needed:

    • Frozen turkeys
    • Canned vegetables
    • Dry stuffing mix
    • Cranberry sauce
    • Canned or powdered gravy
    • Instant mashed potatoes

    Also always needed:

    • 100% Fruit Juice (cans / bottles / boxes)
    • Canned vegetables & fruit
    • Chunky soups & beef stew
    • Gluten-free products
    • Macaroni & cheese
    • Peanut butter
    • Powdered milk
    • Rice / dry & canned beans
    • Spaghetti & sauce
    • “Sugar free,” “low sodium,” & “no salt” items
    • Tuna & other canned meat


    In sponsorship with 104.1 WMRQ and the Hartford Wolf Pack.