2016 Banner year with 200 deliveries!

We did it!!!!  200 families were helped in 2016 and we are off and running in 2017.  Saturday 1/7 will be our first drop off day of the new year.  See our needed items below.   Our first family helped will be on Sunday 1/8. Happy New Year!!!!!
  • Saturday 1/7 – 10a-1p.  Drop Off Day – We need volunteers to staff the warehouse for sorting and organizing and helping donors with their drop off items.
  • Saturday 1/7 – 10a-1p.  We need volunteers to help a client who is coming to the warehouse to pick out the things he needs.
  • Saturday 1/7 – 10a-1p –  We need a driver and volunteers to do pickups in Avon.
  • Sunday 1/8 – 10am-1p – We need a driver and volunteers to make a delivery in Hartford.
It came down to the last 12 hours but we completed delivery 199 on Friday 12/30 and then delivery 200 at noon on New Year’s Eve.    200 families including 49 veterans were helped in 2016 by A Hand Up.  That is an accomplishment we should all be proud of.    We are off and running for a great 2017 as well.
  1. Kitchen tables and chairs
  2. Twin/Full sheet sets
  3. Full size blankets/comforters
  4. Bath towels
  5. Sauce & frying pans,
  6. Small appliances.  Coffee makers, toasters, blenders, microwaves
  7. Drinking glasses (glass or plastic) – 6 or 8 oz size – no stemware, mugs or other barware