There will be a food drive for the Plainville Community Food Pantry - Help Stuff the Bus - for food and supplies to restock the depleted shelves and for Thanksgiving baskets on Sunday, Nov. 13, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., at the Rockwell Dance Hall, 161 Woodford Ave., Plainville.
Thanks to the generous underwriting support of The Community Foundation of Greater New Britain, Foodshare has made a grant of $5,000 to the Plainville Community Food Pantry from its “Partnership Fund”.
On Saturday, May 8, the U.S. Postal Service letter carriers will conduct its annual food drive to collect donated food items to assist in feeding the hungry across the United States.
Who is your hometown hero? That’s the question residents of Plainville, Berlin, New Britain and Southington are again being asked as the Community Foundation of Greater New Britain seeks nominations for its fifth annual Celebrate Our Communities! awards program.