Posted on December 8, 2021

hank you to all who donated to the Preston Food Drive.  We surpassed our goal of 10,000 pounds and dollars by 4215!  Preston collected 6986 lbs of non-perishable foods and $7229.

Compassion Connection was able to make the following donations to pantries and organizations:

-St. Anthony's Pantry - 1 van-full, 1 SUV-full
-St. Francis of Rome-St. Francis Assisi Pantry 1 SUV-full
-St. Raymond's Pantry - 1 pickup truck-full
-Center of Compassion Pantry in Dover Plains - $1500
-Mercy Center - $1500
-Preston Center of Compassion Little Sister families - 15 packages of food, each with a $50 gift card to Stop & Shop
-Preston Center of Compassion (families in need) - $1550
-Santa Maria Parish - 35 packages of non-perishable foods
-Lamp Ministries - $1600 & 15 packages
-Mary Clancy Foundation - Thanksgiving package donation - $250

Thank you to all who donated so generously to make so much compassion possible as we move into the holiday season!