A food collection for Operation Hope, the nonprofit that deals with local issues of hunger and homelessnewss, will take place Saturday on Town Hall Green.

The food drive will take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the green, corner of Old Post and Beach roads.

Among those on hand to support the effort will be members of Fairfield state legislative delegation, including state Sen. Tony Hwang and state Reps. Laura Devlin, Cristin McCarthy Vahey and Brenda Kupchick.

For more information, visit www.operationhopect.org or call Peggy Tibbals at 800-842-1421.