CCGB Activities & Events Articles

The Council of Churches of Greater Bridgeport is sponsoring a Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony to celebrate the opening of the inaugural SALT OF THE EARTH ENTERPRISE KITCHEN.

The Bridgeport Food Entrepreneur Showcase will take place on Wednesday, September 13, 6 to 8 p.m. at St. John's Episcopal Church, here in Bridgeport.

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The Mobile Food Pantry that took place recently at Barnum & Waltersville schools was a "tremendous success."

A total of 100 people - all Bridgeport residents - walked away from the first ever pantry at a school site, with bags and bags of groceries.

Those in attendance were able to choose from carrots, romaine lettuce,...

Taste of Success: How to Start & Grow a Food Business

The CCGB is partnering with the Women's Business Development Council (WBDC) on a 4-part series..."Taste of Success: How to Start & Grow a Food Business," beginning on Wednesday, July 12, 6 to 9 p.m. at Golden Hill United Methodist Church.

Meet experts, and hear about...

The Janus Center for Youth in Crisis is hosting a Summer Enrichment Program from July 5 to August 4, with a grant from the John Patrick Flanagan Foundation.

The Program will take place 3 days a week (Monday, Wednesday & Friday) from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at various sites in Bridgeport. Free lunch and transportation will be provided by the...

In an effort to foster the development of small local food businesses, The Council of Churches of Greater Bridgeport (CCGB) filed a text amendment application to the Bridgeport zoning regulations that would allow startup food entrepreneurs to rent commercial church kitchens. The Planning and Zoning Commission will hear the amendment at their...

**REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED**

Interested in learning skills for a culinary career? Apply now for our free hands-on cooking course this fall with our very own Chef Raquel Rivera-Pablo of A Pinch of Salt! Deadline to apply is Wednesday, September 14. You will learn to saute, roast, braise, improve your knife skills and...

This Monday, please join The Council at a forum to discuss current race relations in America. Recent killings across the country have shown that the country still has racial tension and gulfs in our understanding of each other and we must use this moment tobegin a broad conversation on race. These can only be understood and improved though...

The Council of Churches (CCGB) has partnered with New Paradigm Theatre (NPT) to produce a multi-ethnic, multi-gendered production this summer!

Order your tickets by clicking here!

This current and updated production of “Oliver”...

The Greater Bridgeport Tent of Abraham

A community of religious leaders building bridges with people of all religious and spiritual traditions.
Learning Together and Eating Together

Community Interfaith Iftar

Sunday, June 26, 2016

6:30 pm to 9:30 pm
At the University of...

The Council's annual meeting will take place on Thursday, May 12th 6:00pm to 8:30pm at Trumbull Congregational Church.

The evening will begin at 6 PM with a light dinner
where Chef Raquel Rivera-Pablo will prepare a spring menu highlighting the fresh, healthy food available to the community through
our food pantries and soup...

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