Chester. $5,000 grant establishes Helping Hands Food and Essentials Pantry

| 19 Aug 2020 | 12:35

Chester Town Clerk Linda Zappala and Councilman Bob Courtenay have a secured a $5,000 grant from the Orange/Sullivan Community Foundation to develop a supply pantry, including food and personal protective equipment, for residents in need at the Chester Senior Center.

The first delivery of food from ShopRite arrived at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 18.

Any Chester resident in need may contact Linda Zappala at 845-469-7000, extension 4.

All information will be kept confidential.

- Frances Ruth Harris