New Britain Food & Resource Center (NBFRC)

Increasing food security in New Britain’s northwestern region by providing a holistic safety net of services to those who need help in a variety of areas.

Location:
460 Osgood Avenue
New Britain, CT

NEW Pantry Hours:

Wednesday: 1:00-5:00 pm
Friday: 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Program offers food and wraparound
services including:

  • Energy assistance
  • Income tax assistance
  • Employment
  • Job training
  • HUSKY enrollments

These services are offered free of charge to New Britain residents based on income. All information is kept strictly confidential. HRA is an equal opportunity provider under USDA.

PLAINVILLE RESIDENTS - Visit the Plainville Food Pantry

JOIN US ON THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 8, 2018
 8:30am-9:30am at 460 Osgood Avenue
HELP US FILL THE PANTRY FOR THE UPCOMING HOLIDAYS
Your cash donation will help us stock with costlier, healthier food choices - OR -
Bring a bag of healthy food from our wish list

NOW OPEN 2 DAYS EACH WEEK-

GENEROUS DONATIONS BRING FOOD PANTRY
BACK TO FULL STRENGTH

Above: David Obedzinski, President Community Foundation Greater New Britain;
Maria Falvo, President & CEO American Savings Foundation; Venton Fobes, United Way Board;
Rocco Tricarico, Executive Director HRA; Melissa D'Agostino, Training & Support Manager
Achieve Financial Credit Union; Andrew Klimkoski, President & CEO Achieve Financial

 

 

 

 

 

 

UNITED WAY FUNDS HRA'S NEW MONEY AND MENUS PROGRAM

FOODSHARE FUNDING NEW DISPLAY REFRIGERATOR
TO PROMOTE FRESH FRUIT & VEGETABLES -
to be installed in time to take advantage of summer produce

BECOME A CHAMPION OF OUR HEALTHY FOOD PROMOTION-
Donate food from our healthy food wish list

LOCAL GROCERS DONATE PRODUCE

 

 


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Above: Jim Palma & Foodshare Volunteers
paint the pantry floor on partner project day.

Above: NBC & Telemundo & Stop & Shop
hold food drive that collects 300 pounds
of food.

 

Above: HRA staff volunteer helps distribute turkeys.

Right: Senator Murphy talks to Rocco Tricarico &
Francisco Santiago, HRA Board Member

 

Above: Senator Murphy talks to
Michelle Torres, Pantry Coordinator

Above: Mayor Erin Stewart delivers donation
from Alvarium Beer Company.

 

 

 

Case Management Services as well as food.  Michelle Torres, Pantry Coordinator &
Jonathan 
Starks, Pantry Assistant

 

HRA PANTRY A "LIFESAVER"


Apply for the Food & Resource Center

Walk-in during pantry hours and bring the following:

  • Photo ID
  • Social Security cards for everyone in the household
  • Any bill, rent receipt or lease to prove you are a New Britain resident
  • Proof of income from the current year (any paystub) OR
  • Your food stamp award letter 

Contact Information

Michelle Torres, Pantry Coordinator

Phone:
Fax:

(860) 827.8402
(860) 827.8295


For more information, visit Foodshare.org.

Program funded by the American Savings Foundation, Foodshare and private donations.
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