2 Feeding America network members serve this area:


State Statistical Brief: CT

Food insecurity rate 13.9 % Child food insecurity rate 19.6 % Population 3,572,213
Poverty rate 10.0 % Child poverty rate 13.2 % Unemployment rate 8.4 %

1. Foodshare

Contact Information
Website: www.foodshare.org
Street Address 450 Woodland Avenue
Bloomfield, CT 06002-1342
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Phone: 860.286.9999
Fax: 860.286.7860
Executive Director: Gloria McAdam, gmcadam@foodshare.org
Media Contact: Gloria McAdam (President and CEO), gmcadam@foodshare.org
860.286.9999
Population Served
Number of counties served: 2 Total pounds of food distributed annually: 14,327,839
Types and numbers of services agencies distributing food
Emergency: 123 Soup Kitchen: 15 Shelter: 14 Residence: 23 Day Care: 6
Multi-service: 15 Senior: 4 Rehabilitation: 20 Youth Programs: 34 Other Programs: 70
Basic programs being run (i.e. CK, KC, produce, job training)
Fresh Produce, Salvage, Purchase Program, TEFAP, Other Service : CT-NAP - CT Nutrition Assistance Program, Mobile Pantry, Food Stamps, On-Site Agency Shopping

2. Connecticut Food Bank

Contact Information
Website: www.ctfoodbank.org
Street Address 150 Bradley St
East Haven, CT 06512
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Phone: 203.469.5000
Fax: 203.469.4871
Executive Director: Nancy Carrington, cfb@ctfoodbank.org
Media Contact: Janet Kniffin (Development Director), jkniffin@ctfoodbank.org
203.469.5000
Population Served
Number of counties served: 6 Total pounds of food distributed annually: 21,127,596
Types and numbers of services agencies distributing food
Emergency: 151 Soup Kitchen: 20 Shelter: 12 Residence: 16 Day Care: 0
Multi-service: 58 Senior: 1 Rehabilitation: 12 Youth Programs: 7 Other Programs: 0
Basic programs being run (i.e. CK, KC, produce, job training)
Fresh Produce, Back Pack, Salvage, Purchase Program, TEFAP, Mobile Pantry, Non Food Distribution, Nutrition Education, On-Site Agency Shopping

Partner Distribution Organizations

Name:
Gemma E. Moran United Way/ Labor Food Center
City:
New London
State:
CT
Phone:
860.464.7281