Cheshire Food Drive Blog
Our 45th Annual Town-wide Food Drive
October 16, 2018

For the forty-fifth year, we will be collecting food donations at the Congregational Church Green and at Stop and Shop on Saturday and Sunday November 3 and 4, 2018. During the weeks preceding our drive, we will be collecting food at the Cheshire public schools. While we collect monetary donations to support the Food Voucher […]

2018 Cheshire Fall Festival
September 11, 2018

Please stop by and say hello (and/or make a donation to the food voucher program) at the Cheshire Fall Festival, Saturday September 15, 2018 from about 11 am to about 4 pm at Bartlem Park.

Wayback Burgers Fundraiser
May 1, 2018

Please join us at the Wayback Burgers, 957 S. Main St., Cheshire, CT on Thursday May 3. A portion of your purchase made between 5 and 7 pm on May 3 will be donated to the Cheshire Food Drive, Inc. to support the Food Voucher Program.

Cheshire’s Food Voucher Program
September 26, 2017

When you generously donate money to Cheshire Food Drive, Inc., your contribution goes directly toward the Cheshire Food Voucher Program, for which we are the sole financial support. These $40 or $60 food vouchers, distributed by Cheshire Social Services, allow clients to buy their choice of food items at either Stop & Shop or Big […]

2017 Food Drive
September 25, 2017

It’s nearly time for the 44th annual town-wide food drive! In mid October, Cheshire Food Drive, Inc. will begin food collections in Cheshire’s public schools and local businesses. On November 4 & 5 we will set up on the First Congregational Church Green to accept food donations for local pantries, and money donations to fund […]

Grocery Bag Giveaway, update!
September 21, 2017

We are happy to announce that we have given away all 500 of our locally sponsored, reusable grocery bags! A great big thank you to everyone who donated money toward the Food Voucher Program! Check back for further giveaways.


Join us at Wayback Burgers, in Cheshire on Thursday May 25 between 5 pm and 7 pm and a portion of your purchase will be donated by Wayback to the Cheshire Food Drive, Inc.’s Food Voucher Program. The Food Voucher Program, administered by the town’s Department of Social Services, is funded solely by the Cheshire Food […]

Give Local 2017
April 24, 2017

The Cheshire Food Drive will again participate in the Give Local Campaign on April 25 and 26, 2017. To donate to the Food Drive, please visit: Information about the Give Local Campaign: “Hosted by Connecticut Community Foundation and sponsored by Ion Bank Foundation for the fifth consecutive year, Give Local Greater Waterbury and Litchfield […]