The capital celebrates 115 years of Soup Kitchen compassion

On Friday 1 July the Compassion Soup Kitchen hosts its Annual Street Appeal with a variety of activities happening across Wellington. Over 200 volunteers will be out on the streets of the capital collecting donations from the public.

In the past 12 months, the Compassion Soup Kitchen served 9,939 breakfasts and 17,493 dinners. Providing two hot meals a day six days a week, two social workers to work one on one with guests, free computer access and opportunities to participate in meaningful activities, the Compassion Soup Kitchen supports people in need to live with dignity in the community.

This year the Compassion Soup Kitchen celebrates 115 years of operation. This service is possible due to the goodwill and generosity of the people of Wellington and beyond. Continue reading

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