What began as a Middletown community art show in October has now taken on a life of its own and is heading to it third showing in Hartford. Abby Carter’s Crossing the Street: Portraits of People in the Community expressive pencil portraits and her larger oil interpretations of St. Vincent de Paul Middletown’s Soup Kitchen…
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Click to purchase a copy of Abby Carter’s Crossing the Street: Portraits of People in the Community, a quality, 35-page catalogue, for a donation of $20.
Managed by St. Vincent de Paul Middletown, the Center is open from 9:00 p.m. until 7:00 a.m. every night during cold weather months. Three area churches take turns as host sites, according to the following schedule: South Congregational Church, 9 Pleasant St. – Nov. 20 – Dec. 3, 2016, Jan. 29 – Feb. 18, 2017,…
Thank you for the special holiday check, Liberty Bank and their customers! We were chosen as their holiday beneficiary in 2016. These funds will help us provide about 90,000 nutritious meals in the Soup Kitchen this year.
Thank you Middletown Police Department who served lunch at the Soup Kitchen on Friday, December 16th.
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Congratulations, Ron Krom for being named the Middletown Press’ Person of the Year for 2016! Read all about it here!
Lydia Brewster, SVDM’s Assistant Director for Community Services was recently honored by the Partnership for Strong Communities Rev. Richard Schuster Advocacy Award at the Reaching Home Dinner at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Cromwell. While not originally from Middletown, Brewster has been serving the area’s homeless population for more than 25 years and considers the…