Kiwanis Club of Tri-Town holds Food Drive for Loaves and Fishes

Marjorie B. Roller, Board of Trustees Loaves and Fishes and Nicolas Limanov, President Tri-Town Kiwanis Club

BOONTON — Kiwanis Club of Tri-Town held a food drive for Loaves and Fishes on Saturday, October 10. This was the second food drive held in recent weeks to help stock the shelves at Loaves and Fishes.

“We had people coming to donate from as far away as Princeton,” said President Kiwanis Club of Tri-Town Nicolas Limanov.  “It was great to see the many local politicians, Sheriff James Gannon, Assemblywoman Aura Dunn, Senator Anthony Bucco, Boonton Alderman Joseph Bock, and Cy Wekilsky all donating food for the cause.”

Steven Kampschmidt, President Boonton Main Street; Mickey Chopra, Nicolas Limanov, Senator Anthony Bucco and Sheriff James Gannon

In addition to Nicolas Limanov, Kiwanis members Mickey Chopra, Cy Wekilsky, Frank Cahill and Sue Daniele assisted all day unloading the food from the many people donating.

The Food Drive was held at i2i Indian Italian Fusion, 408 Main Street.

Nicolas Limanov, President Kiwanis Club of Tri-Town being interview by Channel 12 News NJ

News 12 New Jersey arrived and filmed and interviewed Mickey Chopra, Senator Bucco, Sheriff Gannon, Cy Wekilsky, Joe Bock, Nicolas Limanov, Gordon Meth, and Marjorie B. Roller for a news segment which aired on television.

Immediate Past Governor NJ District Kiwanis International Gordon Meth being interview by Channel 12 News NJ

Loaves and Fishes’ mission is to: Provide food to those in need of assistance; Encourage good nutrition, Increase self-sufficiency, and Give hope to those who may have none. For more information click here.

Mickey Chopra, J. Singh, Nicolas Limanov. Assemblywomen Aura Dunno, Alderman Cy Wekilsky, Aysha Avalos, and Cain Pope
Marjorie B. Roller, Mickey Chopra, Gordon Meth, Nicolas Limanov, Aura Dunn, and Joe Bock

Kiwanis Club of Tri-Town is an organization of volunteers dedicated to changing the world one child and one community at a time. Kiwanis Club of Tri-Town serves Boonton, Mountain Lakes and Boonton Township.

Working together, members achieve what one person cannot accomplish alone. When you help improve a community or give a child a chance to learn experience, dream, and succeed, great things happen!

Kiwanis Club of Tri-Town meets the second and fourth Monday at 6:30 p.m. at IHOP, 304 Wootton Avenue, Boonton.  They are always looking for new members to join and help in raising funds to achieve their goals. For more information click here. Kiwanis Club of Tri-Town is proud to sponsor Mountain Lakes High School Key Club.

Kiwanis Club of Tri-Town will be holding another Food Drive on Saturday, October 31 at the Boonton Farmers’ Market.

Nicolas Limanov, Mickey Chopra, Teresa Vilatta with Lisa Luciano, owner of Salon Luce, 506 Main Street