Amazing Grace Food Pantry kicks off its annual Challenge on Thursday, October 13, 2011 from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm at the Fox Parish Hall, St. Francis of Assisi Church located at 10 Elm Street in Middletown, Connecticut.
The Challenge is an opportunity for the greater Middletown community to celebrate the Amazing Grace mission and the success of the hundreds of food donors and volunteers who enable the food pantry to successfully serve 850 - 900 households each month.
The event will feature soup, bread and cookies provided by some of Middletown's finest eateries, faith communities and bakers.
The Amazing Challenge is a $25,000 challenge grant from the Mayor and the City of Middletown Common Council which challenges Amazing Grace supporters to raise $50,000 in order to receive the City's match of $25,000.
All supporters are welcome to participate in this event.
The , 350 Main St., Durham, is a drop-off location for Amazing Grace.