2014 Letter Appeal: Your donation has an Immediate impact

Linda Carbone Uncategorized

Dear Friends, When you, a family member or loved one needs food assistance where would you turn?  If you’re like most in our community, you would come to The Downtown Evening Soup Kitchen (DESK). Why? Because we are your local soup kitchen and food pantry in your community, not just …

#GivingTuesday for DESK

Linda Carbone Uncategorized

Give to DESK TODAY!  Tariq Farid foundation supports DESK with #GivingTuesday: http://www.tariqfarid.com/today-givingtuesday/

Thanksgiving 2014 @ DESK

Linda Carbone Uncategorized

Thanks to so many volunteers, DESK and IVCG served over 600 takeout Thanksgiving meals to home bound folks on Thanksgiving, and served Thanksgiving meals for DESK guests at noon. Overall, over 700 Thanksgiving meals were served at DESK Thanksgiving Day! Thanks to everyone who helped throughout the week. See photos …

Thanksgiving 2014

Linda Carbone Uncategorized

Drive Up & Drop Off ALL pies & turkeys can be dropped off from your car.  Just drive up & drop off! Thanksgiving week is very special to DESK. All week we collect, prepare and serve over 800 meals Thanksgiving Day! Frozen Turkey Drop: Sunday, Nov. 23 311 Temple Street, …

TRICK-OR-EAT 2014

Linda Carbone Uncategorized

Donate non-perishable items to DESK on Halloween! When: Friday, October 31  5:30 – 7:30pm Why: To raise awareness about local hunger issues, collect food for DESK, and put a new spin on Halloween. What You Can Do: Yale students and alumni will be trick-or-treating in the East Rock neighborhood of …