Every Donation Matters
The Community Dining Room relies on your donations to make our mission possible. Every donated item is critical to keeping our food costs down.
We hope to keep our shelves stocked year-round. Please consider conducting a food drive with your neighborhood, school, church, team, organization, etc. Contact our Program/Outreach Coordinator for further information and see our Healthy Food Donation List below.
You can help support our programs by donating today!
Donate Money and increase your giving power. The Community Dining Room uses monetary donations to shop at the CT Foodshare, our major perishable foods source.
Tax-Deductible Contributions: A tax-deductible contribution of any amount is a great help and is very much appreciated!
Community Dining Room, Inc.’s Tax ID number is 22-3037133.
Checks can be made out to The Community Dining Room and mailed to:
Community Dining Room
30 Harrison Avenue
Branford, CT 06405
To learn more about how your donation will be put to work, please contact our director, Judith Barron,at (203) 488-9750(ext. 4) or via email.
By donating through Amazon Wishlist, you know that your gift is exactly what we need.
Be Part of the Hunger Solution
The Guilford Foundation
Youth Advisory Group (YAG)
Volunteer / Homebound Coordinator
203-488-9750 ( ext. 1 )
Every day at the Community Dining Room, when the hungry and often lonely come to have a hot meal served by volunteers, they find nutrition for the body and spirit. And fellowship as they share their meals with others, all of whom are served with dignity.
The Community Dining Room in Branford serves a growing population of hungry in every shoreline town from East Haven, Branford, North Branford, and Guilford. More than 4,500 each month come for that meal.
The Community Dining Room hosts mandatory Volunteer Training Sessions on the second Monday of each month at 30 Harrison Avenue, Branford from 5-6:00 p.m. Please contact our Volunteer Coordinator to register at 203-488-9750 (ext.1).