$20 food baskets

The food bags that we distribute, directly or through our partners, help to feed needy families in our city. Your donation of $20 provides food security for a week to families hardest hit by the pandemic.
54% Donated
Goal : $5,000.00
70
Donors
$2,703.00
Donated

Did you know that 1 in 8 people in CT struggle with hunger?

Local food pantries are trying to keep up with demand. Muslims are happy to be of help to our neighbors.

190

Food bags distributed so far

3

Food drives so far

5

Local partners

About this program

  • For local families in hardship
  • Free and first come, first served
  • Open to anyone who needs food with no questions asked and no ID required
  • Open to everyone of all faiths, including Muslim families
  • Delivery service available, if privacy is prefered

Our partners in this program

Updates

January 8, 2021

74 food bags + winter items go to local families

74 bags

Members of Muslim for Humanity together with our partner ARC (Association of Religious Communities) distributed 74 food bags and winter items including gloves, hats, and socks to local families in need in Danbury. Most of the food and winter items came from our Bethel of Commerce Food Drive.

We would like to thank our donors, partners, and volunteers!

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December 16, 2020

Our food and winter drive with Bethel Chamber of Commerce

25 food bags

Thanks to all who drove by and donated food and winter items for the event Bethel Chamber of Commerce put on. We went over to volunteer and they collected 25 food bags! Muslims for Humanity plans to distribute the food bags together with ARC (Association of Religious Communities) to families in need.

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October 26, 2020

Our first food drive – 55 bags collected

Thank you

Thanks to everyone who donated food! We were able to collect 55 food bags! We distributed 34 bags immediately to local families in the Greater Danbury area, and will be distributing the rest soon, God willing. Stay tuned for our food pantry hours.

A special thanks to Baitul Mukkaram mosque, Zaytuna Grocery, and Bethel Fish and Chips for allowing drop off boxes at their locations.

 

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