MLK Day Recap


On January 19th, SouthCoast Serves, GiftsToGive, volunteers, and middle school students made MLK Day a Day On instead of a Day Off!

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Temporary Emergency Shelter is open

The City of New Bedford has asked Pilgrim United Church of Christ in conjunction with Mercy Meals and more to keep the Temporary Emergency Shelter open until Sunday morning. Due to this request they are asking for public donations of Styro-foam bowls, plastic utensils, sandwich meat, cheese, soups, pastries, fruit, pudding cups and/or anything else we can use to help feed those who come through the door. They are also in need many volunteers to help man the shelter hours. Please contact Pete Wilde at 774-202-1969 or cell at 978-866-9499 between 2 and 5pm or drop by the shelter after 8pm Fri or Sat night at 634 Purchase St.  Thanks if you can help them out.

Deliver Thanksgiving Meals to Families Living in Motels

Volunteers Needed to Help Deliver Thanksgiving Meals to Families Living in Motels on Wednesday, November 26th!

United Neighbors of Fall River, Partners for a Healthier Community, Southcoast Hospital Groups and the Health and Well-Being Coalition believe that every family should have a hot and nutritious Thanksgiving meal every year!


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