Cheshire Food Drive Blog
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Please join us again during the first weekend in November for the annual Cheshire Food Drive. As usual we will be at the Congregational Church Green and Stop & Shop on Saturday and Sunday November 6 & 7, 2021. Remember that all the food collected goes to local food banks and all of the monetary […]

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Cheshire Fall Festival 2021!
August 25, 2021

We are excited to be at the Cheshire Fall Festival on Saturday September 11, 2021. We hope to see you where we can share some information with you or receive donations to the Food Voucher Program from you! If you want to donate right now, you can here.

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Happy New Year 2021
December 31, 2020

Dear Friends, Happy New Year, and we can’t wait for 2021! We just want to take a moment to thank all of you for a truly inspiring year. 2020 was fraught with so much pain and uncertainty for so many, and while that still continues, hopefully there is some hope for all of us in […]

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Thank you for your generous donations during our 47th Annual Food Drive this November. While the donations of food was down a bit, donations to support the Cheshire Food Drive, Inc.’s Food Voucher Program were up. As conditions remain insecure, we expect that the demand for the Food Voucher Program will remain high for the […]

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Face Mask Sale
November 5, 2020

We are pleased to announce that the Suburban Garden Club of Cheshire will join us on the green on Saturday November 7 from 10-2. They will be selling a wide variety of quality face masks and generously donating the proceeds of the mask sales on Saturday to the Cheshire Food Voucher Program!

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2020 Food Drive
October 5, 2020

Saturday and Sunday November 7 and 8 In 2020 Cheshire Food Drive, Inc. will hold our annual food drive as usual during the first weekend in November at the Congregational Church green. Because of the pandemic, we will not be seeing you at the doors to Stop & Shop, but we hope to see you […]

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Food Voucher Program
October 5, 2020

Cheshire’s Human Services department oversees the Cheshire Food Voucher Program. You can find out about obtaining vouchers by contacting Kristen Schechter at the Human Services Department at 203-271-6690 or go to https://www.cheshirect.org/services/food_vouchers. Emergency vouchers are available with no paperwork. Vouchers are available monthly and are valued at $40 or $60 for a family of four […]

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The coronavirus pandemic has wreaked havoc to the lives of many of our neighbors. The Cheshire Food Drive, Inc. exists to try to alleviate hunger for neighbors who need help. The Cheshire Food Drive, Inc. is the sole funder of the food vouchers that are available at Town Hall to any resident in need on […]

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The Cheshire Food Drive, Inc. solely finances the Cheshire Food Voucher Program which provides vouchers to Cheshire residents who are food insecure, even if temporarily. For more on the Food Voucher Program www.cheshirect.org/social-services. Cheshire Food Drive, Inc. also needs your help. Cheshire’s Food Voucher Program has seen an increase in requests for food assistance, and […]