Mercy Meals and More

Two Local Car Wash Fundraisers
It's time to shine, and the residents of Southeastern Massachusetts Veterans Housing Program, Inc. (Veterans Transition House) invite you to a hand car wash on Saturday June 24th, 2017 from 9 am to 2 pm at the Veterans Transition House, 20 Willis Street, New Bedford, MA...
Overflow Shelter Gearing Up For Weekend Storm
The City of New Bedford has the final say, but organizers of the New Bedford Overflow Shelter for the Homeless tell WBSM News, they are gearing up to open sometime this weekend.
Snow and strong winds are expected Saturday into Sunday here on the Southcoast...
Room At The Inn for Christmas
Remember the biblical story of Joseph and Mary, who was about to give birth, being refused a place to stay because there was no room left at the inn? That is the inspiration of a local non-profit, Mercy Meals and More, to open its warm place to welcome anyone who seeks a roof over their head, a bite…
Possible Answer For The Homeless
One of the most pressing challenges on the South Coast is the issue of establishing a sustainable day-time shelter for the homeless. The main obstacles are the usual culprits: money, location, staffing and what services it could help the homeless with...
New Bedford Schools To Close On Thursday
The Superintendent of the New Bedford School District says school has been canceled on Thursday because of extreme cold temperatures.
Temperatures are expected to drop to near zero tonight and early Thursday.
Supterintendent Dr. Pia Durkin said in a written statement, officials decided to close the sc…

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