There is no greater act of human kindness than to feed the hungry.
The mission of New Covenant Center is to provide basic living items and services, combined with longer-term solutions that focus on self-sufficiency to those in need. We will treat each individual man, woman and child as our guest with respect, dignity, compassion and empathy. And we will do it in a safe, trusting and welcoming environment.
In this powerful five-minute “Welcome to New Covenant Center” video you’ll meet Jennifer, Anthony and Charo. They’ll change your understanding of people who rely on a soup kitchen for food and other services. This video also gives insight into the struggles of the homeless and vulnerable along with the great generosity of those who work to serve them.
The Stamford Advocate printed a wonderful story about a group of volunteers from St. Leo’s Parish serving dinner at New Covenant Center on Thanksgiving. The story made the front page! You can read the story in its entirety here.
What a spectacular Harvest Table! This 7th annual fundraiser, held November 12 at the Hyatt Regency Greenwich, was one of our best so far. The event was a record-breaking financial success, and topped last year’s attendance with over 300 supporters. Harvest Table featured a silent auction offering 100 items, delicious varieties of hors d’oeuvres from […]
STAMFORD — In Franklin Delano Roosevelt’s 1941 State of the Union address (often referred to as the Four Freedoms Speech), he proposed four fundamental freedoms that people “everywhere in the world” should enjoy. One of those was Freedom from Want, which Norman Rockwell depicted in his painting of a smiling family gathered around the Thanksgiving […]