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Monroe Town Hall Offices
7 Fan Hill Road
Monroe, Connecticut 06468

PHONE(203) 452-2800
HOURSMonday - Thursday

8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

How to Donate to the Monroe Food Pantry

  • Bring food directly to the Monroe Food Pantry at 980 Monroe Turnpike, Monroe. You may want to call ahead to make sure someone is there, or drop non-perishable food in the beige donation box on the left side of the house. 
  • To find a list of items the Food Pantry needs, click here
  • Hold a Food Drive at your office, church, club meeting, scout meeting, or family party
  • Participate in the Postal Workers' food drive (held the third Saturday in May) by putting unexpired, non-perishable foods in plastic bags by your mailbox for the Postal Workers to pick up.
  • Purchase extra food at Big Y and drop it in the box located at the service desk.
  • Look for food collection boxes at area businesses and churches.
  • Purchase gift cards at Big Y,  Stop & Shop, or other area grocery stores and donate them to the Food Pantry.
  • If you wish to make a monetary donation (which will be used to purchase fresh foods, meat, eggs, paper products, and extras like coffee and tea, flour, sugar, or laundry detergent) please make your check out to "Monroe Food Pantry" and mail to:

Department of Community and Social Services
Monroe Food Pantry
7 Fan Hill Road
Monroe, CT  06468

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Contact Information

Kathleen Turner
Food Pantry Coordinator
Monroe Food Pantry
980 Monroe Turnpike
Monroe, CT 06468
Phone:(203) 452-2817
Kathleen Turner Email
Food Pantry Email

Hours: Monday 2:00 pm - 5:30 pm; Wednesday & Thursday 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Please call for Saturday hours