• A place where people come hungry, and leave hopeful

Hope in a Hardtime

Often times in the colder months during CES Food Shelf hours neighbors will sit in the pews, even after shopping for their groceries, just to stay warm. One of our neighbors, Tim, would regularly stay for long stretches of time. After a few visits we learned he had he

Specific Day

Due to circumstances that he would not divulge, Drew comes to CES on a specific day to meet with a certain advocate. “It is the highlight of my month,” shared Drew. “I come here for healthy food and conversation. When you have no family, life gets heavy. The Advocates


Meet Jacqueline and Edward, accompanied by their lovable Tzu-Poo, Prince! Amidst unforeseen circumstances, their granddaughter and her family found themselves unable to keep Prince, leading them to make the heart-wrenching decision to take him to a shelter. Seeing how hard this was for their granddaughter, Jacqueline and Edward stepped