CONCORD, NH — The Capital Region Food Program (CRFP) distributed over 2.4955 tons of nonperishable food items to 14 area social service agencies, food pantries, and churches as part of the program’s Year Round Distribution Project (YRDP) on Tuesday, January 10th.
CRFP partner agencies receiving food as part of the distribution included:
Boscawen Congregational Church Food Pantry, Capitol Food Pantry, Christ the King Food Pantry, CityHope Food Pantry at CenterPoint Food Pantry, Concord Housing Authority, Concord Human Services, Epsom Food Pantry, Friends of Forgotten Children, Merrimack Valley Day Care, Pittsfield Food Pantry, St. Paul’s Church Food Pantry, Suncook CAP, Warner Connects NH and West Congregational Food Pantry.
Participating partner agencies receive no–cost distributions of non–perishable items such as canned fruit and vegetables, peanut butter, breakfast cereal, pasta, and soups as part of the Year–Round Distribution Project. For a complete listing of partner agencies supported by the CRFP’s Year-Round Distribution Project efforts, visit capitalregionfoodprogram.org
The Capital Region Food Program purchases and distributes food in Concord and 17 surrounding communities. We secure monetary donations, solicit in–kind services from local businesses and the general public, and collaborate with other community distribution and service agencies to accomplish this.
The Capital Region Food Program (CRFP) is a private, not-for-profit organization whose mission is to help reduce hunger in the Greater Concord area through the year-round distribution of food to individuals and families. Since 1974 we have secured financial donations and in–kind services and coordinated, collaborated, and cooperated with other community distribution and service agencies to accomplish this.
The CRFP distributes the equivalent of over 110 tons of food annually through two initiatives. We distribute forty (40) tons of food through the Year–Round Distribution Project eleven times each year to over thirty local agencies. We also distribute the equivalent of seventy (70) tons of food through the program’s Holiday Project.