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St. Francis Xavier Soup Kitchen Sunday

  • Mar 24, 2013 · 11:30 AM
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Serving hot meals anywhere from 900 to 1,098 homeless men and women at this veteran soup kitchen in Chelsea. The last time I was there we did a little over a thousand. Help many faces in New York who will be happy to receive a meal.

Our Volunteer project Event

When: Sunday

Sunday: (11:45 a.m. - 3:45 p.m)

Please feel free to contact me if running late or can not make it! (718)[masked]

Welcome Table Community Dining Program:
Open every Sunday, a day when most soup kitchens in NYC are closed, the Welcome Table serves between[masked] hot meals each week. We strive to go beyond food distribution by providing our guests with assistance in obtaining entitlement benefits through the NYU Law School’s REACH program, free adjustments by Chiropractors for Humanity, voter registration drives.

When arriving:

Please make your way to the cafeteria, downstairs.

Please sign in as you come in. Please text me if running late (please arrive on time).

Thank you

Olisa Fowlin

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  • A former member
    A former member

    It seems that all of the future Xavier Soup Kitchen Volunteering experiences have been cancelled for the rest of the year with no explanation. :(

    March 29, 2013

    • Olisa

      Eileen I will get to you when I can at work now

      1 · March 29, 2013

    • A former member
      A former member

      Its not necessary. But thanks, Olisa! :)

      March 29, 2013

  • Olisa

    If you would like to volunteer with Xavier you can do so on your own the group is now moving on to other projects

    March 29, 2013

    • A former member
      A former member

      Thanks Olisa! I have already done so. :)

      March 29, 2013

  • Nancy R.

    I too am interested in knowing about future events so I can plan to be there. If you enjoy being of service, these events are so rewarding.

    March 29, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Why are all the future soup kitchen volunteering opp. cancelled? :(

    March 25, 2013

    • A former member
      A former member

      I asked Olisa privately why as soon as I got the cancellation notices but have not heard back from her. :(

      March 29, 2013

  • caren

    This was by far one of the most, if not the most rewarding experiences I've had in a verrrry long time. Thank you Olisa for organizing this. I will definitely do this on a more regular basis.

    March 28, 2013

    • A former member
      A former member

      It seems as though all the future Xavier soup kitchen volunteering opportunities have been cancelled by Olisa for the rest of the year. I have asked but have been given no explanation as to why. :(

      March 29, 2013

  • TJ T.

    I had awesome fun time Sunday with group.

    March 26, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    I really enjoyed working Sunday with everyone.

    1 · March 26, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Very successful day @ the Soup Kitchen, having fun and making a difference all at the same time. Thanks, Olisa, for making it possible! :)

    2 · March 24, 2013

  • Olisa

    Thank you Mary for canceling and changing your rsvp, we waited over an hour for those who rsvp and didn't show up

    March 24, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    I have been out and just saw the email. Very sorry, I cannot attend

    March 24, 2013

  • Lou

    My apologies.

    March 24, 2013

  • Sonny

    I'm sick of flu

    March 24, 2013

  • Allan

    hi olisa I am following up on my text earlier yetserday in regard to not being to able make it.....
    thanks has always doing such a wonderful job.....allan

    March 24, 2013

  • Jolene

    I apo;ogize for the late cancellation;not feeling well

    March 24, 2013

  • Jolene

    Apologize for late cancellation;Thought I could make it. However, still not feeling well.

    March 24, 2013

  • Cristina

    Hi Olisa, will see everyone tomorrow, my friend can't not make so will be only me....bring some cakes.....:-)...

    March 23, 2013

  • Olisa

    Hi Everyone, It is less than 24 hour, If you cannot attend please cancel now, we appreciate knowing who to expect. Any little helps and is welcome... and again Thank you

    March 23, 2013

  • Nicole

    I'm really sorry to cancel, but I came down with a bad cold and I don't think I should be serving food. I am freeing up my spot for someone on the waiting list. Sad to miss it!

    March 23, 2013

    • Olisa

      Nicole feel better

      March 23, 2013

  • ELizabeth

    I'm so sorry / I was really looking forward to this bit I found out at the minute that I have to work

    March 23, 2013

  • Laurie

    Olisa, sorry for the last minute cancellation, I have been sick all day and I am just not too sure I am going to be 100 percent tomorrow.

    March 23, 2013

  • Jess

    Sorry for the last minute bail out...I had to have an unexpected procedure this morning. Will definitely be at one in the future!

    March 22, 2013

  • Nancy R.

    Need to cancel this Sunday...apologies

    March 21, 2013

    • Olisa

      Thank you Nancy. I appreciate it when members notify and cancel. I will see you at another event

      March 22, 2013

  • Olisa

    Hello all, please do not hold rsvp(s) if not attending. This is keeping my other members from attending

    March 20, 2013

    • Nancy R.

      I cannot attend the 24...apologies.

      March 21, 2013

  • Lori

    something just came up!

    March 20, 2013

  • Katina

    I hope to attend a future event!

    March 20, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Im so sorry can't make it. Will have to be out of town this weekend with family. Hope someone who really wants to come to this event can make it.

    March 19, 2013

  • Ian H.

    Even though we are on the waiting list, can I still show up

    March 17, 2013

  • Jess

    I just got confirmation that I'm no longer on the waiting list. Yay! Has anyone ever done this with this group before? Do we really have 100 volunteers show up every Sunday??? I just don't want to come if there's not going to be anything for me to help with. Thanks!

    March 8, 2013

    • Moe

      It will be my first time as well, looking forward.

      March 17, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    It's the first I will also be doing this.

    March 17, 2013

  • Judi

    travelling, sorry to miss it

    March 15, 2013

  • Corbin K.

    Should be a nice day. I'll bring two friends.

    March 1, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Thanks for the invite. Hope to meet and help in anyway I can.

    March 1, 2013

  • Jess

    Hi Olisa! Just joined the group and this would be my first event. I'm really looking forward to it! If I'm on the waitlist, how will I know if I should come?

    February 28, 2013

  • Cristina

    Hi...hope I make list...I really want to come....c u...Cristina!!

    February 26, 2013

  • jane m.

    I really want to be involved

    February 23, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Olisa, just to let you know that on this day, if I am attending, I will have to leave early (By 1:00 PM) b/c I had made plans with another meetup group that day at 2:00 PM in Brooklyn. I can try coming earlier than 11:30 AM if needed.

    January 31, 2013

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