Our First Supper Club

March 29th, 2014 6:00 p.m. at St. John's Bread and Life

Enjoy fresh hors d'oeuvres and a four course gourmet Thai meal created for you by NYC chef, Daniel Meyer and sip on signature cocktails created by Tito's Handmade Vodka. With the purchase of your $50 ticket you provide 5 gourmet Thai meals to Bread and Life clients! So join us for a fabulous night and give back while doing it!

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The 16th Annual Johnny’s Angel Awards

April 24th, 2014  6:30 The D'Angelo Center, St. John's University


George McDonald

Founder and President

The Doe Fund


The Dr. Pamela Shea-Byrnes Award

 The John Brennan Family


The Recipient of the 2014 Sister Bernadette Award Mr. Mark Lewis

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You are Cordially invited to St. John's Bread & Life
30th Anniversary Event

On Saturday, September 15, 2012 you are cordially invited to the 30th Anniversary of St. John’s Bread & Life. We will celebrate our service to the community, our accomplishments and achievements over the past 30 years and look into the future.

Founded in 1982, St. John's Bread & Life was established to respond to the needs of the poor, help people achieve self-sufficiency and educate the public's awareness about hunger in New York City. Over the past 30 years, Bread & Life has expanded their reach into the community by opening a new 26,000 square foot facility, operating a Mobile Soup Kitchen, providing nutrition counseling, a legal clinic,food stamp assistance and numerous other social services.

The event will start with a brief reception and celebration mass at Saint John the Baptist Parish followed by a procession to St. John's Bread & Life. Once at Bread & Life you will have the opportunity to view the modern facility, sample some of the city’s finest gourmet treats, meet one-on-one with staff and clients, and learn more about all of the services provided by Bread & Life.

Please R.S.V.P. your attendance to or (718) 574-0058, ext. 104.

Johnny’s Angels Awards Fund Raising Dinner

November 16th, 2011 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Join us on Wednesday, November 16th, 2011  as St. John’s Bread and Life celebratesEvents the 14th Annual Johnny’s Angel Awards Dinner at St. John's University, D'Angelo Hall. This event helps to serve 500,000 meals and provide 25,000 people to obtain needed services and entitlements. This year’s honorees include St. John's Men’s Head Basketball Coach Steve Lavin and his wife Mary, and Dr. Pam Shea Byrnes, Vice-President of University Ministry, and her husband Jeffrey.

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Last year’s event was a major success as an overflow crowd of more than 250 were in attendance at the D’Angelo Center on the school’s Queens Campus.
Each year Bread & Life honors individuals who have made a significant and long-term contribution towards fighting hunger and providing a variety of services for those in need. Last year’s honorees were:

  1. Very Reverend Michael J. Carroll, C.M., Provincial Superior, Eastern Province, Congregation of the Mission
  2. Steven M. Sweeney, President and CEO, Chartwells
  3. Edward F. O’Brien, retired Vice President & CRA Officer, Ridgewood Savings Bank
  4. Wilfredo Morales, Senior Case Manager, St. John’s Bread and Life and recipient of the 2010 Sister Bernadette Award