Make a Financial Gift to support our critical services, including heat, water and electricity. While these are overhead costs for some agencies, they are an essential part of our program services of shelter and food. Gifts may be made by check sent to Spooner House or securely online via PayPal by clicking the "Donate" button to the right.
Spooner House is operated by Area Congregations Together, Inc. with the mission of providing food, shelter and support services to people in need. All of our energies are devoted to helping our clients establish a self-sufficient living situation. We recognize the dignity of our clients, we give them our respect and we deliver our services without proselytizing.
Food drive for Eagle Scout project collects 5,311 pounds of food!
Boy Scout Andrew Zehall of Troop 11 in Seymour organized a food drive for Spooner House that collected an overwhelming 5,311 lbs of food! Thank you so much Andrew, all the scouts that volunteered, and everybody who contributed to make this drive a success!
1. Download the Hunger Action Month Calendar
2. Read the Valley Hunger Study
7. Making a Purchase on Amazon? Use Amazon Smile!
for ways to make an impact each day of the month.
Hang it up in your office or home or forward it to a friend!
at your school, workplace, or place of worship to help us fill our shelves after the summer slump. On average we serve between 120-150 households each month -- every little bit helps!
When you make a purchase through Amazon, consider using our "Amazon Smile" portal. When you order through this portal, a portion of your order will then support us!
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5. Take a "Spoontember Selfie"
6. Donate gently-used items to Helping Hands
to learn about issues of hunger and access to food in our community.
Find it on the Valley United Way's website here.
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and post it to social media, using hashtags #Spoontember and #SpoonerHouse to raise awareness about hunger. Challenge your friends to take one too!
located at 334 Boston Post Road in Orange. Make a donation in the name of "Spooner House" and the proceeds will go to us!