New Canaan Y Hosts Canned Food Drive To Stock Pantry Shelves

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The New Canaan Y is collecting canned goods for the Food Bank of Lower Fairfield County from Friday, Nov. 22 through Friday, Nov. 29. Photo Credit: Courtesy New Canaan YMCA

NEW CANAAN, Conn. -- New Canaan YMCA is hosting its Bring a Can to Class initiative through Friday, Nov. 29, in an effort to stock local food pantries. 

Community members are invited to drop off canned goods to the New Canaan Y, located at 564 South Ave,, to help support the Food Bank of Lower Fairfield County.

The Food Bank of Lower Fairfield County helps provide food to more than 70 nonprofit agencies and programs that serve low-income people in a six-town service area through bags of groceries and congregate meals.

Soup kitchens, food pantries, child care programs, homeless shelters, senior centers, domestic violence safe houses, and rehabilitation programs in Darien, Greenwich, New Canaan, Norwalk, Stamford and Wilton from the food bank's efforts. 

For more information log on to http://www.newcanaanymca.org/

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NCMommy:

There is an error in this article:
New Canaan Y, located at 77 Old Norwalk Road.

The address mentioned belongs to the New Canaan Community Nursery School.

The New Canaan YMCA is located at 564 South Avenue.

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