The Civitan Club of Pittsfield's 10th annual "Soup-Fest" raised $7,759.08 for Berkshire County soup kitchens and food pantries.

The Club hosted the fundraiser in collaboration with 20 area restaurants and culinary programs. Prizes and raffle items were donated by area businesses.

Over the last decade, these events have enabled the Club to donate over $70,000 to 16 area soup kitchen and food pantry beneficiaries.

The 11th annual event is scheduled for Friday, March 10, 2017.

For more information, call Janet R. Smargie, president, at 413-329-3324.