The Bread of Life Food Pantry will hold a fundraiser on Saturday, November 2nd from 6 to 10 p.m. at Skyline at Waterplace Park in Providence. In addition to recognizing the Pantry’s 10th anniversary and its important ministry in the community, the event will offer the opportunity to view a special Veteran’s Day Waterfire. Hors d’oeuvres, food stations, dessert, a cash bar, a wine pull and auctions will also be featured. Valet parking is included.
Tickets for the event are $50 and can be purchased online at Eventbrite.com (Event: HUNGER HEROES in Providence on November 2) or by contacting Newman Congregational Church, 100 Newman Avenue, Rumford, RI at 401-434-4742.
Proceeds will benefit the Bread of Life Food Pantry, a collaborative ecumenical effort of six East Providence churches: Bethany Church of the Nazarene, Church of the Epiphany, Evangelical Covenant Church of Riverside, Haven United Methodist Church, Newman Congregational Church and St. Margaret Church. On average, 180 households are served each month. The Pantry is located at Newman Congregational Church, 100 Newman Avenue, and is open twice each month, on the second and fourth Tuesdays from 5 to 7 p.m. The Pantry welcomes all those in need of food assistance from East Providence and surrounding communities. For more information about the Bread of Life Food Pantry, please visit the Pantry’s website at EPBreadOfLife.org; email the Pantry at EastProvBreadOfLife@gmail.com ; or call 401-434-4742.