Beam of light: Northford Congregational Church, in Northford

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The Northford Congregational Church, in Northford, CT, has set up a food box in front of the church, where people in need of a food item can take what they may need.  The local food bank is closed, and this has become a popular resource in the village of Northford.  The church has been pleased to see food disappearing each day and being restocked by the community through food donations.  

To donate food or if you need supplies, please visit 4 Old Post Rd, Northford, CT 06472. 

This beam of light was submitted by Church Treasurer Peter C. Jenkins, CMA.  

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