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The Community Dining Room is committed to serving the community by feeding the hungry and helping with other basic human needs. We strive to promote public awareness of the impact of hunger and isolation in our society. We are dedicated to helping our guests with their practical needs through referrals and fellowship.
The Community Dining Room serves the south-central Connecticut shoreline from East Haven to Old Saybrook including the towns of East Haven, Branford, North Branford, Guilford, Madison, Clinton, Westbrook, and Old Saybrook.
The Community Dining Room serves:
Served Daily, Sunday-Friday: 12:00 to 1:00 p.m.
2nd & 4th Saturday, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
TUESDAY FAMILY DINNER
(for families with children)
Tuesdays at 5:30 p.m.
Call for pick up, (203) 488-0447.
Many of our CT neighbors are struggling with food insecurity. The CDR, its volunteers and many friends are doing what we can to help fill this void. Please help today with a monetary or food donation. We particularly need canned goods: fruit, soup, broth, stew, tuna, beans. Please consider doing a simple food drive in your neighborhood! Thank you! [ read more ]
Celebrating 25 Years of Service
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Used children’s clothing, and adult and children’s accessories (hats, belts, scarves, ties, etc.), for one of our annual fundraising activities
Jazz at HOME! Award-winning musicians JJ Sansaverino and Will Donato will perform at HOME restaurant, 1114 Main St., Branford, on Friday, December 13 for an exclusive, one-night only show. Doors open at 7:30pm and the show starts at 8:30pm. All attendees are asked to bring a bag of non-perishable food items with them for a food drive to support the CDR. Tickets are $25 in advance at http://www.blueplateradio.com/tickets or $30 cash at the door. Seating is limited, so buy your tickets early. No tickets will be sold at the door when the advance tickets sell out.
The CDR Thanks Our Major Donors
Archdiocese of Hartford
Bishop's Orchards Farm Market & Winery
Branford Community Foundation
Capital One Bank
Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage
Community Foundation for Greater New Haven
Guilford Savings Bank
United Way of Greater New Haven
V.F. McNeil Insurance