Entries by mariam

Chester Gras Benefits Backpack Programs

For the seventh year in a row, Peoples Bank and many generous local sponsors, will put their energy, staff, and finances behind Chester Gras, a Mardi Gras celebration that benefits our backpack programs. On February 22, 2020, beginning at 11:30, the event will take place in a large heated tent on Spring Street, adjacent to the […]

New Program Director

We are so pleased to introduce you to our new Program Director: Susan Caswell.  She is a delight and has taken on this role with her trademark joy and excellence. She has always tried to be involved in some form of committee/church service and has a desire and obligation to share with those less fortunate. […]

Passing of Miriam Greenlee

Miriam Greenlee, the loyal, caring, and capable Program Director of the Community Food Pantry for 17 years, passed away on August 28th after a brief illness.  Miriam began as a volunteer with her husband Curtis and then became the Program Director. She had many gifts – encouragement, a sense of humor, fairness, and a passion […]

2019-2020 Empty Bowls & Support for the Food Pantry

The Community Food Pantry exists because our community provides the resources needed to obtain the food and run the Pantry week after week for the past 28 years! Once again, the Pantry is honored to be the recipients of proceeds from Kent School’s Fourth Annual Empty Bowls Event held at the school on Friday, November […]