East Granby Congregational Church is a proud supporter of the
Friend to Friend Food Pantry.
The pantry welcomes monetary donations as well as non-perishable food items. Main dishes such as canned meats and canned pasta are especially needed. Collection boxes for food are available at Geissler’s ideally East Granby Public Library and the Community Center. Food can also be left at the East Granby Congregational Church where the pantry is located.
The pantry is staffed completely by volunteers, and the food that is distributed is obtained from food drives conducted by businesses and civic organizations, cash donations, and proceeds from the
Friend to Friend Thrift Shop.
Friend to Friend is looking for volunteers to help staff and stock the food pantry Wednesday evenings and Friday mornings. This would be once a month for a couple of hours.
For the month of August, we are looking for personnel care products , toothpaste, toothbrushes, bars of soap, razors, shampoo, conditioner, deodorant.
For more info please contact 860-413-3328.
Did you ever think about trying yoga? Do you like to help others? Well, now you can do both! Come and join our yoga class on Thursday night from 7 to 8 pm in the CEC center, i.e. the round room. We have three yoga instructors all with different styles of teaching. Wear comfortable clothes and bring a yoga mat if you have one. We have a few spare mats to use.
Free will offering is a donation to the East Granby Food Pantry. Bring your
non-perishables and leave them in the blue bins under the coat rack next to the office. Come a few minutes early, if you are new, to introduce yourself to the instructors. All are welcome!