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Fairfield County Foundation Donates $40,000 to Local Food Pantries


LANCASTER, Ohio – The Fairfield County Foundation is pleased to announce that 16 local food pantries received funds in advance of the holiday season. This year, $40,000 was donated through the George and Dollie L. Zimpfer Memorial Fund.

“The Fairfield County Foundation takes pride in the tradition of contributing to our community’s food pantries in virtually every corner of the county,” said Amy Eyman, Executive Director of the Fairfield County Foundation. “These resources are invaluable, especially given the unique challenges of this year. We hope the funds help the pantries continue to impact the lives of countless local families.”

Donations were distributed to the following food pantries:

  • Baltimore-Thurston Area Food Pantry
  • Bremen Food Pantry
  • Canal Winchester Human Services Food Pantry
  • Connexion West Community Center
  • Key to Giving – Wobble Gobble
  • Lancaster-Fairfield Community Action Agency
  • Lancaster Vineyard Church Food Pantry
  • Lutheran Social Services of Fairfield County
  • Maywood Mission Food Pantry
  • Millersport Community Food Pantry
  • Mills Memorial Food Pantry
  • PCMA Food Pantry of Pickerington
  • Salvation Army of Fairfield County Food Pantry
  • Shalom United Methodist Church Food Pantry
  • St. Mark Church Food Pantry
  • St. Vincent DePaul of Lancaster Food Pantry

About the Fairfield County Foundation:
The Fairfield County Foundation is a 501 (c) (3) non-profit that along with its supporters, helps to sustain and enhance the quality of life and economic viability in our community. Its scholarship program helps to sustain opportunities for local youth to achieve their academic goals. The Foundation was formed in 1989 and grants today continue to support the arts, children’s programs, health and wellness projects, community development, academics, and more. For more information about the Foundation, please call 740-654-8451 orvisitwww.fairfieldcountyfoundation.org.