Carmine Guica, a Cavendish Resident and WWII Veteran has been donating food every month to Black River Good Neighbors for the past 15 years.
According to Audrey Bridge, Managing Director of the BRGNS Thrift Shop and Food Shelf, Carmine goes shopping every month and loads his car trunk with food to donate to the store and he always remembers to include special treats for the children.. Jim Fuller, President of the Board of Directors said “Carmines thoughtful community spirit and the effort he expends every month is a tribute to the caring individual he is. The BRGNS Board of Directors and the staff at the Thrift Shop want Carmine to know how much he is appreciated and respected and how very grateful we are. It is because of people like Carmine that Black River Good Neighbors can continue to help area families in need.”
BRGNS is a 501(c)-(3) non-profit organization that receives no sate or federal money. The Thrift Shop and Food Shelf are located at 130 Main Street in Ludlow. It serves the towns of Cavendish, Plymouth, Proctorsville , Mt. Holly and Ludlow. For more information you can call 802-228-3663 or go to the web site at www.brgn.org.