Merton Center Breakfast Serves a Packed Crowd

On May 24, 2018, The Thomas Merton Center’s Annual Celebrity Breakfast was held at the Holiday Inn in Bridgeport. The breakfast served a packed crowd of 250 people. Fairfield County Catholic reported on this successful event featuring former GE executive and Autism Speaks Co-Founder Bob Wright. Read the article in its entirety here.

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William B. Meyer, Inc. Donates a Bundle

William B. Meyer, Inc. has been helping redefine transportation, storage, and distribution solutions since 1915.  With multiple locations throughout Connecticut, New York, and Massachusetts and a well-established world-wide network of partners, William B. Meyer combines the ideal blend of flexibility, technology, and experience to ensure they provide every business and institution the exact combination of […]

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Every Donation Helps

The Thomas Merton Center is always in need of donations. What do they need? The answer is simple – EVERYTHING! From food to underwear to toiletry items, the Merton Center can use it all. Their guests have an array of needs and the staff try to meet all them. Recently Brian Jenkins and Sabine Kuczo […]

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Thrift Store Reopens – Help Wanted!

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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Thomas Merton Center Holiday Appeal Underway!

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Micalizzi’s Gives Locally

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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Notre Dame High School Teams with Catholic Charities to Help Others

Every year, Notre Dame High School conducts an Annual Day of Service. This activity falls at the end of the school’s 26 Acts of Kindness Campaign which honors those students and teachers lost during the tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary School. During this day of giving back to the community, approximately 400 Notre Dame Students […]

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