Boy Scouts Deliver Food throughout Three Counties

(Madison, Oneida, Herkimer, NY – Nov. 2012) The Revolutionary Trails Council wants to thank and acknowledge the contributions of our Scouts and the entire community for their support of our annual Scouting for Food Good Turn.

More than 50,000 pounds of canned food and other non-perishables were collected and delivered to 26 local food banks […]

On a Mission for the Hungry; Canastota Crop Walk is Oct. 14

By Margo Frink

(Canastota, Lenox, NY – Sept. 2012) Canastota resident and former trustee for the village of Canastota Ann Marie Rossi is on a mission to help feed the hungry.

Rossi approached the Lenox Town Board at its Sept. 10 meeting to provide information about the annual Crop Walk. Crop Walk raises money for […]

Op Shop Thanks Community

To the Editor:

(Canastota, NY – Feb. 2012) The Board of Directors, volunteers and administrators of the Opportunity Shop would like to say thank you; we appreciate your continued support of all our programs.

Our food pantry served 1,264 households, which included 1,581 children, 2,368 adults and 189 seniors. We provided 125 Thanksgiving baskets filled […]