Carla Witmer, Middletown resident who has been housed for years and now advocates for the homeless, and St. Vincent’s Lydia Brewster who serves on the Middlesex County Community Care Team, were given awards by the Partnership for Strong Communities. Partnership for Strong Communities is a nonprofit organization dedicated to ending homelessness through policy and advocacy…Details
Congratulations to Valarie Smith, St. Vincent’s own Community Assistance Coordinator for earning her college degree in Human Services! Val’s been with us for over 20 years. We’re so proud of her and her many accomplishments!
Freddy Carroll is the featured artist at MAC 650 Gallery & Artist Co-Op, 650 Main St. The opening reception for “Fred Carroll: The Collections”for two weeks starting January 20 to February 3 from 7 to 11 p.m. Over the years, he’s been creating stick figure commentaries: simple pen drawings, which touch on politics, current events,…Details
https://issuu.com/fourcountycathol…/docs/cdtab120170413t23/7 Thank you, Sue Whitmore, one of our dedicated volunteers at Amazing Grace Food Pantry. She was recently highlighted in this article in Four County Catholic. See page 7.
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…Details