Our Summer Appeal

Will Melton Stories

Dear Friends, Your contributions have helped DESK provide a steady source of food for those suffering from hunger since our inception in 1987, but as an organization, we recognize that we cannot say that we have fulfilled our mission. Whether it is because guests’ work schedules are incompatible with our …

My Own Hunger Story, From the President of the Board

Will Melton Stories

As a child, my father was ill and could not work and despite the two or three jobs my mother worked, we never seemed to have enough money. There were holidays where neighbors brought clothes, other times when folks from church brought us boxes of food and even a time …

Hips Against Hunger: April 9th

Will Melton Events

Yale Belly Dance Society Presents Hips Against Hunger Annual Benefit Performance for the Downtown Evening Soup Kitchen Sat. April 9, 2016 at 8 pm (doors open 7:30) General Admission: $10, Students: $5 Harkness Auditorium at Sterling hall of Medicine 333 Cedar St., New Haven, CT 06510 Celebrating 13 years of Yale Belly Dance with rockin’ …

2015 Annual Appeal

Will Melton Donations

Dear Friends- We are celebrating five years of my journey at DESK this year, and I, for one, am truly celebrating it! I have met so many people, from so many walks of life. I have heard countless stories, both sad and encouraging, and have made many, many friends over …