Volunteer(s) of the Month – August 2020

Meet our August volunteers of the month, Christine Wallen and Robin Hollay. Christine and Robin are the group leaders for St Mary Mother of the Redeemer church in Groton. Their

Volunteer(s) of The Month – July 2020

Meet our dedicated July volunteers of the month. The group is from Beth El Synagogue and has been preparing and serving the meal on the fourth Wednesday of each month

Volunteer(s) of The Month

Meet Peter Hall and Bill Day our June volunteers of the month. Both Peter and Bill became involved with the Meal Center through their church, St. David’s Episcopal Church. They

Hearts of Southeastern Connecticut Donation

We had a pleasant surprise from Hearts of Southeastern Connecticut who kindly donated $1,363.00 from the sales of their hearts.  Thank you Critical Signs of Waterford and ServiceMaster of New

Eversource Donation

The New London Community Meal Center is pleased to receive a very generous grant of $1,000 from Eversource.   We received assistance from by Teresa Jackman, Community Relations Specialist during the

Chelsea Groton Bank Donation

The New London Community Meal Center is the proud recipient of a $5,000 grant from Chelsea Groton.  Chelsea has been funding partner for many years but this particular grant came

Dominion Energy Donation

Dominion Energy provided additional emergency relief money and The New London Community Meal Center was a recipient of an additional $1,000 out of the normal cycle grant.  We are honored

Chamber of Commerce – Eastern Connecticut Donation

  The Meal Center had a pleasant surprise visit from The Chamber of Commerce President Tony Sheridan, and New London City Mayor, Michael Passero who presented a check in the

Volunteer of the Month – May 2020

Meet Rick Aiken, our May volunteer of the month. Rick has been a volunteer at the Meal Center for about 3 years. Rick has worked in the restaurant business since

Volunteer of the Month – April 2020

Meet Douglass Rice, our April volunteer of the month. Doug has been the Wednesday and Thursday volunteer lunch (and often dinner) cook for the Meal Center since 2016. He is

Volunteer of the Month – March 2020

Meet Gerry and Hali Keeler, our March volunteers.  Gerry has been a volunteer cook and server for the Meal Center since 2010.  He has also been our grant writer for

Meal Center Stove Donation

Today the Meal Center received a new stove. The stove was a donation from Our Lady of Perpetual Help in Quaker Hill, CT. The old stove was removed by the

Lieutenant Governor Susan Bysiewicz Visit

Today we had the honor of a visit from Lieutenant Governor Susan Bysiewicz and City of New London Mayor Michael Passero. We shared our commitment to feeding the hungry in

Donation from Dominion Energy

The Meal Center received a very generous $3,000.00 donation from Dominion Energy today. We are very grateful for their continued partnership and their belief in our mission. Pictured left to right

Volunteer of the Month – January 2020

January 2020 Meal Center Volunteer of the Month: Meet Jack Schmidt our January 2020 Meal Center Volunteer of the month. Jack has been volunteering at the meal center since his