The Thomas Merton Center
A Program of Catholic Charities of Fairfield County, Inc. located in Bridgeport, Connecticut
The Thomas Merton Center is committed to providing a loving, safe and hope-filled community atmosphere that responds to the needs of its guests and residents and respects the dignity of each person. We reflect to the individual and the community our shared responsibility to love and support one another.

The Thomas Merton Center Thrift Store has been closed for some time, but has been refurbished and is ready to reopen. The thrift store, which is located within the Thomas Merton Center, does need to be staffed. Thomas Merton Center is looking for volunteers to help with this particular need. Sabine Kuczo of the Thomas […]

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Jay Piccirillo was born and raised in Bridgeport. His father Andy ran Micalizzi’s Italian Ice on Madison Avenue until he died at the early age of 38. The business was then taken over by Jay’s mother, Lucille, who had to learn everything on the spot. This year, Micalizzi’s celebrated it’s 40th Anniversary in the heart […]

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