Food Ministry

Volunteer Opportunities


Team Fern Street Food Ministry Walks Again!
foodshare walk against hunger
Saturday April 27, Dunkin' Donuts Park

 Join the team, donate, help fight hunger!

Help us reach our goal of raising $10,000 as a team. 

As a benefiting agency, we keep up to 70% of what our team raises.  Last year we earned $7,700 for Fern Street Food Ministry Programs. 

To join Team Fern Street Food Ministry or donate to one of our walkers go to our team page:

Select Join Team or

Click on one of our team members and make a donation.  

 Help us knock hunger out of the park!

Email Sara Conner, Team Captain, with questions:

Donation Pick Ups
We are looking for a couple of volunteers who can make a long-term weekly commitment to pick up food and deliver it to our church kitchen.  We have openings on Monday mornings, Friday mornings, and Sunday afternoons.  If you’re able to help please contact Liz:

Ongoing Volunteer Opportunities
If you are interested in volunteering with any of our Food Ministry programs, please submit our Volunteer Interest Form and Liz, our Food Ministry Coordinator, will contact you shortly.  

For more information, contact: 
Liz Halla-Mattingly, Food Ministry Coordinator
The Universalist Church of West Hartford
433 Fern Street, West Hartford CT 06107
860-233-3669 ext. 109   

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