Changes to SNAP Rules Would Hurt 11,000 Connecticut Residents Who Struggle with Hunger

15/Aug/19 / 12:25 / Paul Shipman

The New Haven Register and other Hearst Media newspapers in Connecticut recently published an Op-Ed from Connecticut Food Bank CEO Valarie Shultz-Wilson regarding harmful rules changes to SNAP proposed by the USDA that could negatively affect thousands of Connecticut residents who participate in the SNAP program and millions of SNAP participants nationwide. The rules are […]

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Pop-Up Pantry at Connecticut Food Bank Bridgeport Warehouse

30/Jul/19 / 12:50 / Paul Shipman

Special Pop-Up Pantry Thursday Evening at Connecticut Food Bank Bridgeport Warehouse     BRIDGEPORT, CONN., July 22, 2019 – The Connecticut Food Bank will open its Bridgeport warehouse for a Warehouse Pop-Up Pantry food distribution on Thursday, July 25, 2019, from 4:00PM to 5:00PM. The Connecticut Food Bank Bridgeport warehouse is located at 229 Mountain […]

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24/Jun/19 / 16:58 / Paul Shipman

Connecticut Food Bank Announces Appointment of New CEO Valarie Shultz-Wilson, Long-Time President & CEO at Urban League of Southern Connecticut, Will Take the Helm in July   WALLINGFORD, CONN., June 24, 2019 – The Connecticut Food Bank today announced that Valarie Shultz-Wilson, of Danbury, has been appointed CEO of the organization, effective July 15. Prior […]

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