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.

HAPPENING NOW!!!This Friendsgiving watch the video below
as Johnathon Garcia explains what the Thomas Merton Center means to him.

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In case you missed it, watch “A Day in the Life of The Thomas Merton Center” below.


BRIDGEPORT, Conn. , Nov. 02, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — To commemorate twenty-three years of lasting partnership, Mark Kelly was honored with a Plaque of Gratitude by the Thomas Merton Center for his contributions in giving back to the local community of Bridgeport, CT. This recognition is a testament to Mark Kelly’s commitment and dedication to […]

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I have learned that people will forget what you said; people will forget what you did; but people will never forget how you made them feel! – Maya Angelou View Our Full Newsletter Charity comes in many ways; generosity and helpfulness towards the needy, benevolent goodwill toward humanity and as simple as a smile and […]

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BRIDGEPORT – The Thomas Merton Center recently wrapped up its spring virtual fundraiser – A Day in the Life of The Thomas Merton Center. Over $310,000 was raised with money still coming in. This event was in lieu of the center’s usual in-person Celebrity Breakfast but still brought out the Celebrities. Hosted by Bridgeport native […]

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