Operation Hope will hold a food drive  on Saturday, Dec. 3, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., at Saugatuck Sweets, 28 Reef Road in Fairfield.

Non-perishable food items will be collected to benefit area families.

Sen. Tony Hwang, Rep. Laura Devlin, and Rep. Brenda Kupchick are joining with Operation Hope in encouraging residents to help their neighbors in need.

For each food donation, the food donor’s family will receive a free soft serve cone.

Information: OperationHopeCT.org.