Food Cupboard Receives Bread and ‘Dough’

Middle schoolers complete several fundraisers

(Chittenango, NY – April 2013) Chittenango Middle School students have been busy this month supporting the Sullivan Food Cupboard. The faculty and PTA held a basketball game with the proceeds going to the cupboard. Admission was cash and/or food. Collected were $285 and a sizeable amount of food.

The students […]

Pizza Eating Contest Benefits Pantry

Submitted Photos Bob Freunscht

(Chittenango, NY – Dec. 2012) John Sorbello, Mayor Ronny Goeler, Bob Freunscht, Tom Sorbello, Mike Sudol, Ernie Hart, Jeff Collier and Pete Sorbello (The Morning Boys) had a pizza eat-out at Bear Country Pizza Sunday morning.

The objective was to see who could eat the most pizza within a timed limit.


Thanks Delphia’s for Fundraiser

To the Editor:

(Chittenango, NY – Dec. 2012) Delphia’s Restaurant, Genesee Street, Chittenango, prepared and served nearly 700 people Monday, Dec. 10. The menu of chicken fricassee, desert and beverage are signature preparations at the restaurant.

On this Monday night, all proceeds went to the Sullivan Food Cupboard Christmas Basket Committee.

Owner Ted Field donated […]

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 […]

Sullivan Chamber Announces Return of ‘Lights on the Green’

(Chittenango, NY – Nov. 2012) The Greater Sullivan Area Chamber of Commerce will hold its 11th annual silent auction Friday, Nov. 30, from 7 to 10 p.m. at the Whitetail Restaurant at Woodcrest Golf Club. The event is open to the public.

The highlight of the evening is the silent auction that allows those attending […]

Sullivan Food Cupboard Sorts Donations


Submitted Photo/Bud Penner

(Town of Sullivan, NY – May 2012) Sullivan Food Cupboard volunteer Joe Barilla is pictured sorting food collected by postal carriers from the Chittenango Post Office Saturday, May 5.

Patrons on the carrier route placed food parcels by their mail boxes for pick-up and delivery to the cupboard. A portion of […]

Sullivan Food Cupboard Served more than 8,200 in 2011

To the Editor:

(Town of Sullivan, NY – Jan. 2012) The Sullivan Food Cupboard, an outreach program of the Greater Sullivan Area Association of Churches, served 8,258 people in 2011. This past Christmas, we prepared 155 family and 105 senior Christmas baskets. In addition to food, we were able to provide gifts, thanks to Chittenango […]

Town of Sullivan Republican Committee Makes Donation

(Town of Sullivan, NY – Jan. 2012) The Town of Sullivan Republican Committee held its annual golf fundraiser this fall. The 50-50 raffle proceeds of nearly $200 were donated to the Sullivan Food Cupboard. Pictured from left are Committee Chairman Jim Traub, Sullivan Food Cupboard Treasurer Bud Penner and winner Tom Haynes.