Granby Food Bank
Helping to Feed Those in Need
The Granby Food Bank reopened to shoppers on 6/23/20 with revised procedures in place for everyone’s safety during this pandemic. Any registered shopper who is unable to shop or has no means of getting to the Food Bank at this time can call VNA at 860-651-3539 for further info and assistance.
Any Granby resident in need of Food Bank assistance, who is not already registered, can contact the Town of Granby’s Director of Human Services at 860-844-5350 for help with the eligibility process.HOURS of OPERATION: open to shoppers on Tues. 10:30 am-12 noon & Thurs. 2-3:30 pm.
HOW CAN I HELP?
The GRANBY FOOD BANK is staffed by a team of dedicated volunteers and operates solely on the generosity of individuals, families, groups, and organizations in the community. Every food item and donation go directly to assist those who utilize this vital community service.
THE GRANBY FOOD BANK has ongoing needs for a variety of donated non-perishable, non-expired goods:
|• Canned meats, fish, pasta||• Peanut butter/jellies/jams|
|• Rice/potato mixes||• Condiments/salad dressings|
|• Cereal-hot/cold||• Coffee/tea/juices|
|• Canned fruit/vegetables||• Canned hearty soups|
|• Pasta sauce/spaghetti||• PET food|
|• Brownie/cake/muffin mixes||• Toilet paper/paper towels/tissues|
|• Side dishes||• Dish and laundry soaps|
|• Pancake mix/syrup||• Personal care products -bar soap, toothpaste, shampoo|
Donations may be dropped off in the shed at the rear of the Food Bank site.
If the shed is full, please call 860-651-3539 for assistance.
If you are part of a church group, sports team, school, scouting troop, civic organization, or local business or plan to make a sizeable donation, please contact us in advance to arrange a time for your delivery.
Checks or grocery gift cards may be mailed or brought to FVVNA at 8 Old Mill Lane, Simsbury, CT 06070.