Volunteer drivers are needed from 9:30 a.m. to noon to gather the food donations. Volunteers 12 or older are needed from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. to sort food into bins.

Call the Newtown Department of Social Services at (203) 270-4330 to volunteer.

The food drive benefits the Salvation Army Food Pantry, which is located at the social services department on 3 Main St.