Mobile Pantry Distributions

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Click here to download a printable version of the distribution sites, dates and times. Note: this postcard appears 4-up on an 8.5" x 11" sheet, 2-sided, with 2 cards in English and 2 in Spanish.

Please bring your own bags and ID to distributions! This program will not impact your eligibility for other programs.

Sprague Community Center, 18 West Main Street
Every second Friday of the month, 2-3 p.m.

Colchester Social Services, 127 Norwich Avenue
Every fourth Thursday of the month, 9-10 a.m.
** Please note that for the months of November and December, distribution will occur on the second Thursday of those months due to holidays.

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.
** Please note that Distribution at St. John's Christian Church will occur on November 21st, 2014 and December 19th, 2014 at the same time. This change is for those months only. 

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

New London
Thames River Apartments, 48 Crystal Avenue
Every fourth Wednesday of the month, 4-5 p.m.
** Please note that for the months of November and December 2014 distribution at Thames River Apartments will Occur on the 3rd Tuesday of the month. Time will remain the same. 

Walls Temple A.M.E. Zion Church, 16 Belden Street
Every first Friday of the month, 5-6:00 p.m.

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.
** Please note that for months of  November and December 2014, these distributions will take place on November 10th and December 8th due to holidays. Time will remain the same.

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

** Please note that for month of December 2014, the distribution will take place on TUESDAY, December 9th. Time will remain the same.

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.