Tuesday, June 18, 2024

Have some soup and help the homeless in Williamsburg

The Williamsburg Community Chapel is hosting a soup tasting dinner event to benefit the Community of Faith Mission’s Emergency Shelter program for the homeless in the greater Williamsburg area.

The event also will raise awareness about homelessness in the area.

Tickets cost $25 per person, and are limited.

Local restaurants, including Fat Canary, Paul’s Deli and Two Drummers Smokehouse, will donate soups, breads and other food for the event, according to the event flyer. See the full list of food vendors here.

In addition, there will be a live bluegrass music performance by Elderberry Jam.

Warm Up Williamsburg: A Soup Tasting Event is at the Williamsburg Community Chapel, 3899 John Tyler Highway, on Jan. 31 from 5:15 p.m. to 8 p.m. Reservations are required. Tickets may be available at the door for $30 paid by cash or a check.

For more information or to volunteer, contact Suzanne Jarvis, director of special events and hospitality, at suzannejarvis@cofm.info or 757-645-6412.

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Julia Marsigliano
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Julia Marsigliano is a multimedia reporter for WYDaily. She covers everything on the Peninsula from local government and law enforcement agencies to family-run businesses and weather updates. Before WYDaily, she covered Hampton and Newport News for WYDaily’s sister publication, HNNDaily before both publications merged in December 2018. Julia was born in Tokyo, Japan and moved to Long Island, New York in 2001. A true New Yorker, she loves pizza, bagels and good Chinese food. Send comments, tips and other tidbits to julia@localvoicemedia.com. You can follow her on Twitter at @jmarsigliano

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