A neighborhood nonprofit has introduced again a vital service to get meals to individuals struggling in Connecticut.
Sixteen months because the pandemic started, meals insecurity remains to be a serious subject for a lot of households in Connecticut.
Individual-to-Individual’s “P2P on Wheels” cellular mini market was again distributing meals as soon as extra at DOMUS on Lockwood Avenue right this moment.
Individual-to-Individual started utilizing its sources to assist these in want whereas educating others concerning the affect of poverty and injustice.
Individual-to-Individual, Inc. is a nonprofit charitable company and says greater than 90% of all donations go immediately their packages.
Purchasers of Individual-to-Individual make appointments and do all their buying on the cellular truck, selecting the meals.
Individual-to-Individual has meals pantries in Norwalk and Darien.
In 2018, it put collectively the cellular meals pantry – which is nicknamed Phil. When COVID hit, organizers say Phil needed to pump the brakes for some time. Individual-to-Individual pivoted to distributing pre-packaged meals as an alternative.
The cellular meals pantry travels throughout Stamford Monday by Friday, stopping at a number of completely different places.