Milestone: One Million Meals

Last month, our food assistance program reached a significant milestone: as of October 25, our three food pantries in Darien, Norwalk, and Stamford had provided enough groceries in 2019 for 1,000,000 home-cooked meals. With 1 in 10 people in the Stamford/Norwalk area experiencing food insecurity – meaning not knowing where their next meal is coming from – our pantries …

P2P Spotlight: Holiday Toy Store Committee

P2P’s dedicated Toy Store Committee works tirelessly year-round to coordinate our annual Holiday Toy Store, which provides the opportunity for P2P families to choose toys, books, and games for their children during the holiday season. In 2018, nearly 2,000 children received gifts as part of this event. “Toy Store is the best part of the …

Person-to-Person 2018 Annual Report is Released

Person-to-Person is pleased to share our 2018 Annual Report which provides an overview of a milestone year – our 50th anniversary. After 50 years, our mission remains at the forefront of all we do. In 2018, we served more than 24,000 individuals, and provided enough nutritious food from our pantries for close to one million …

#HungerActionMonth Spotlight: Phil The Truck

As part of #HungerActionMonth, we are shining the spotlight on “Phil the Truck,” the affectionate name for our mobile food pantry that has been providing services to Stamford residents since hitting the streets in April of 2018. The mobile pantry was born from a collaborative effort of volunteers, staff, Board members, and donors, tasked with …

Boat Camp Day 2019

Boat Camp Day is one of our very favorite days of the year! This annual event, sponsored by Darien Sail & Power Squadron and hosted by Noroton Yacht Club, brings together dozens of volunteers and boat owners, including The Darien Police and Fire Department Marine Units, for a special cause: sharing their love of the water with a group …

News4NY Story on Our Mobile Food Pantry

This story, which aired on News4NY on August 5th, highlights how our mobile food pantry is removing barriers and providing access to nutritious food in five neighborhoods throughout Stamford every week. Close to 160 families are receiving 7 days worth of food every month, including fresh produce and meats. Since the launch of the mobile …

Kelly Corrigan: Luncheon Speaker

We are so pleased to welcome noted author and speaker Kelly Corrigan to our 3rd annual Transforming Lives Luncheon on October 10, 2019 at the Hyatt Regency Greenwich. Kelly’s most recent book, NYT’s bestseller Tell Me More, offers deeply personal, unfailingly honest, and often hilarious observations on love and connection. She shares her moving and …

A Welcome Letter from New CEO Nancy Coughlin

Dear friends, I am so excited to have taken over the role of CEO of Person-to-Person as of late June.  After only a few days I have had the opportunity to experience firsthand the outstanding passion and professionalism of P2P’s staff, board and volunteers, who are the heart of this organization.  I have spoken with …

Person-to-Person Welcomes Nancy Coughlin as New CEO

June 27, 2019 – Person-to-Person is pleased to announce the selection of Nancy Coughlin as its new Chief Executive Officer. Ms. Coughlin follows Person-to-Person’s previous long-term CEO, Ceci Maher, who retired from the organization this month. Ms. Maher led the agency for the past 14 years, and in that time, P2P has grown to a …

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