Did you know that one of the longest running food pantries in Rochester NY originated and continues to operate at the site of ROC SALT? The South Wedge Food Program (SWFP) which began at Calvary St Andrews, now serves up to 400 families per month and with a steady stream of multi-talented and diverse volunteers…Continue reading South Wedge Food Program – 40 Years of Serving and Love
Role at ROC SALT: Operations Director of the South Wedge Food Program. Birthplace: Baldwinsville, NY The South Wedge Food Program has a history spanning 40 years and with the aid of dedicated volunteers, you are the helm. What life experiences do you bring to the ministry? The food program is needed more than ever in…Continue reading Up Close and Personal with Katie Jo Suddaby
Thanksgiving 2018 Dear Partner Congregations of Genesee Valley Presbytery, One year ago, the presbytery established the ROC SALT Center as a presbytery-wide designated and supported mission. Housed in the former Calvary-St. Andrews building, ROC SALT Center is our collaborative effort to share God’s love through service and learning around issues of poverty and justice. Much…Continue reading Thanksgiving letter from the Board of Directors
The Rochester and Finger Lakes Region of New York offer many choices for exploring. What can the visitor do around here? We’re not experts, but here are a few suggestions: “Spotlight: Rochester” “Museums in Rochester” “25 best things to do in Rochester” Since our hope is that we will learn from each other, please let…Continue reading What else can you do in Rochester?
This August, the ROC SALT Mission program partnered with the Episcopal Diocese of Rochester to plan and lead their annual Missionpalooza event. Fifteen youth spent a week learning and working with our neighbors in the city. See a few of their stories in this video created by the Diocese.