Last Thanksgiving Drop-Off Day

Tomorrow, Saturday, November 23, is the last drop-off day for turkeys and dinner fixings for Thanksgiving, which is now just less than a week away! Thanks to generous donors, and no thanks to Mother Nature, our freezers are beginning to fill! We still have a little...

**Update** Closed Today (Nov. 19)

Sorry for any confusion. We have been tracking the weather and other closures in the area. Just after sending out our last update, we realized the Colchester School District changed from a 2-hour delay to being closed. For consistency, we are staying with our...

Open Today Please Drive (and Walk) Safe!

At this time (8:00 a.m.), the Colchester Food Shelf plans to be open during regular hours today, Tuesday, November 19. Due to slippery road conditions, the Colchester School District is on a 2-hour delay. In order to serve clients, we plan to open at our regular time...

Turkey Talk and Drop-Off Hours

The Colchester Food Shelf is preparing for another Thanksgiving season. The freezers will be turned on and ready to go to begin accepting turkeys on Tuesday, November 19. Our goal is to be able to provide registered clients with a turkey and dinner fixings for...

Food Shelf Closed Today (November 12)

The Colchester Food Shelf will be closed today, Tuesday, November 12. The CCFS will reopen during our regular hours tomorrow, Wednesday, November 13, from 3:30 to 6 p.m. Check on your neighbors. If you have to be out on the roads today, please be safe and stay warm!...

How Does the Snow Impact Our Hours?

To try to help make it a little easier for the community to know how the weather is impacting the operations at the CCFS, we are going to follow the lead of the local schools. What’s the best way to know if the Colchester Food Shelf will be open on a snowy day?...