The five volunteers fire companies in Newtown held a massive food drive at several locations over the weekend. This was their 18th year and it was again a success. Fire company officials say COVID didn’t stop residents from coming out to support their efforts to fill the fire truck. They were able to donate 177 boxes of food, 77 turkeys and over $3,100 in cash and gift cards to FAITH food pantry.
Stony Hill Volunteer Fire Company held a food drive over the weekend to benefit the Brotherhood-In-Action of Bethel Food Pantry. They filled a uHaul truck with food and raised approximately $1,000. These donations will benefit local families in need this holiday season. Dennis Janofsky from Quality Gem provided the uHaul.