Mobile Pantry Distributions

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Please bring your own bags and ID to distributions! This program will not impact your eligibility for other programs. Date changes due to holiday conflicts for 2015 are noted below each site in red. Click here to download a postcard listing these sites and times (4-up on a letter-sized sheet with both English and Spanish).

Colchester Social Services, 127 Norwich Avenue
Every third Friday of the month, 1-2 p.m.

Jewett City
St. Mary's Church, 54 North Main Street
Every third Wednesday of the month, 3:30-5 p.m.

St. John's Christian Church, 346 Shennecossett Road
Every fourth Friday of the month, 10-11 a.m.
** Due to holiday conflicts, the November 2015 date will change to November 20. The December date will change to December 18.

Groton Human Services, 2 Fort Hill Road
Every second Wednesday of the month, 10 a.m. - Noon

New London
St. Mary's Star of the Sea Church, 10 Huntington Street
Every fourth Wednesday of the month, 4-6 p.m.
** Due to holiday conflicts, the November date will change to November 17. The December date will change to December 15.

Norwich Free Academy, 305 Broadway Avenue
Every third Thursday of the month, 5-6 p.m.

Three Rivers Community College, 574 New London Turnpike
Every fourth Tuesday of the month, 5-6:00 p.m.
** For the month of November,  the date will change to November 9. The December date will change to December 8.

Wequonnoc Family Resource Center, 155 Providence Street
Every first Thursday of the month, 5-6:00 p.m.

Town of Salem, 200 Hartford Road
Every first Wednesday of the month, 5-6 p.m.
Stonington Human Services, 166 South Broad Street, Pawcatuck
Every first Monday of the month, 5-6:00pm. 

For snow days, if schools in that town are closed or if New London schools are closed, there will be no distribution until the following month.

Interested in serving as a host site for the mobile pantry? Contact Jennifer Blanco at

Many thanks to the following funders for their grant support of the Gemma E. Moran United Way/Labor Food Center and the Mobile Food Pantry program:

Bank of America, Charter Oak Federal Credit Union, Chelsea Groton Bank, Citizens Bank, City of New London, Connecticut Food Bank, Dominion Nuclear Connecticut, Inc., Frank Loomis Palmer Fund, Gross Family Fund, Jewett City Savings Bank, Ledyard Rotary Club, Liberty Bank, Mohegan Sun, ShopRite, Rotary Club of Mystic, The Anneberg Foundation, and the Walmart Foundation.