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Orange County Food Pantries

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Food Pantry/Soup Kitchen Information for Orange County New York (Updated 3/18/2020)

HONOR: 38 Seward Avenue, Middletown, NY 10940. Contact number: 845-343-7115.  They are taking calls from 10am-11am Monday through Friday and curb site pick up from 2pm-3pm. Due to them experiencing a higher call volume they ask for callers to remain patient as all calls will be tended to and/or returned.

Thank you Dyson Foundation!

The Dyson Foundation has awarded a significant grant to United Way of the Dutchess-Orange Region. This grant is being made to support the United Way’s general operations. The Foundation is one of the few who offers unrestricted giving and supports projects that are less visible but integral to our community work. In addition, for a second year, the Dyson Foundation is supporting our Louis Greenspan Children’s Corner with a grant that will allow United Way to purchase and distribute clothing, sneakers, diapers, hygiene products and other basic need items for children and youth.

Pull the Plane is Back

It’s time to grab your team and start training for the FUNdraiser of the season. Yes, Pull the Plane is back!!! Mark your calendar for Saturday, June 13th at New York Stewart International Airport.

Last year, 20 teams competed to pull a 757 the fastest for 12 feet at New York Stewart International Airport. Here’s your chance to claim bragging rights and pull a plane too! It’s easy to join Pull the Plane.

Save the Date May 14th!

Join United Way of the Dutchess-Orange Region for the sixth annual Celebration of Service on Thursday, May 14, 2020 at Anthony’s Pier 9 in New Windsor. This year we will be honoring Adams Fairacre Farms with the Distinguished Leadership Award for their dedicated support of our community. The evening will feature a fabulous cocktail hour, silent & live auction, entertainment, awards and more! Last year, we were sold-out, so make sure to get your tickets early. Highlight your business with a sponsorship or advertisement in the event journal.

Campaign 2019 Update

With the start of 2020, about half of our 2019 United Way Workplace Campaigns have wrapped up. The campaign envelopes with pledges are being dropped off daily at our office and Employee Campaign Managers and United Way campaign staff are eagerly tallying the results. Soon we’ll be focusing on our great spring campaigns just as the first daffodils bloom. For every dollar employees donate, these champions help families thrive, prevent homelessness, hunger and suicide as well as help local students succeed through tutoring and mentoring programs.