Category Archives: Volunteer

The Rise in Homelessness

This week we entered the liturgical season of Advent.  A time of waiting watchfully for the coming of Christ.  A time of living our lives intentionally for Christ while we wait, watchfully. It is also the darkest month of the … Continue reading

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Offering the gift of love and dignity through Everyday Basics

Everyday there are low-income individuals and families struggling to scrape together enough money to pay for the essential’s that the Food Supplement Program (formerly Food Stamps) does not cover.  Items such as toilet paper, laundry soap, cleaning supplies, mouthwash, toothpaste, … Continue reading

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Long Meadow Farm offers opportunity to stretch WIC or SNAP dollars

The snow is melting and spring is right around the corner.  For many people this means it is time to sign up for a Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) summer share at a local farm.  CSA’s offer a unique opportunity for … Continue reading

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