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Our business office and food pantry will be closed Monday, February 18 in honor of Presidents Day. The office reopens Tuesday while the Food Pantry resumes regular hours Wednesday. Please have a safe and happy holiday weekend!

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Valentine's Day is a day to honor and cherish those we love, and we love you. We wanted to express how grateful we are to be part of such a giving and caring community. Thank you for the kindness you show our neighbors in need every day.

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Brrrr! It's a snow day! While our business office and Food Pantry are closed today, the Community Kitchen is open and serving those in need. If you see someone out in this frigid weather who looks like they need help, please call 2-1-1. The Community Kitchen at 50 Nichols St. serves lunch 11:30am-1:00pm and dinner 5:30pm-6:30pm. Stay safe out there!

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Our office and Food Pantry at 636 Old Post Road will be closed Monday, January 21 to honor the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. If you find yourself or someone you see in need of shelter or a place to just get warm, please call 2-1-1. The pantry resumes regular hours Wednesday, January 23.

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As we look forward to a new year, we are once again reminded of the 30+ years of your continued support. We can always use more help...today is the final day to receive a 2018 tax deduction for your donation to Operation Hope. Please consider giving a gift so we can feed, house and care for our neighbors in need. Click here to help. We are always grateful for you, and we wish you and yours all the best in 2019!

Give a gift that keeps on giving...to those most in need in our community. Every night, there is someone in our community who goes to bed hungry, has no permanent place to live and feels despair and hopelessness. As 2018 comes to a close, please consider a tax-deductible donation to Operation Hope. Your donation will give our clients the opportunity to experience positive and lasting change in the New Year and beyond. Support our efforts here. Thank you.

We are truly grateful for the outpouring of generosity you have shown our neighbors in need throughout the year, and especially in recent weeks. An extra meal, gifts for a family, somewhere to live or simply just a smile…you made all of the difference in making someone’s holidays a bit brighter. From the staff here at Operation Hope, we wish you and yours a healthy, warm and happy holiday!

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A holiday surprise! Mary Beth Grasso of Grasso Real Estate Group recently dropped off Paddington plush bears, books and blankies as part of the be homeful project. She joins Shelter Manager Rebecca Minnock for the drop off. be homeful focuses on ending family homelessness here in Connecticut and across the country. Mary Beth, thank you for sharing a little holiday cheer with our littlest clients!

Six years ago today, something unspeakable took place very close to home here in Fairfield. In the neighboring town of Newtown, 26 precious lives were lost in a senseless tragedy. Fairfield's First Selectman Michael Tetreau is encouraging all residents to perform acts of kindness to remember and honor these souls today.

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Fairfield's First Selectman Michael Tetreau​ announced recently that Operation Hope of Fairfield is one of five local non-profits to have received funding commitments from businesses totaling more than $40,000 as a result of the Town’s (no cost) participation in the State’s Neighborhood Assistance Act program.