"Mardi Gras in May"
May 9, 2019 @ 6:00PM — 11:30PM Eastern Time (US & Canada)
These community members have helped Operation Hope meet its mission through their dedication and support. We are proud to recognize them at this much-loved event. By contributing to the Evening of Hope, you help us support our neighbors in need of housing, food, counseling and more.
Join us as we honor those who generously share their time and talent to help our community thrive.
Reverend David W. Spollett and Rabbi Leon Waldman Award: Named after Rev. Spollett (First Church Congregational) and Rabbi Waldman (Congregation Beth El) for their extraordinary vision and courage that led to the birth of Operation Hope.
ALEXANDER J. TREMBICKI, ESQ.
The Steward B. and Lucie C. McKinney Award: Our former Congressman and his wife pushed forward federal legislation that created public policy, critical funding and a voice for those who struggle with homelessness.
PEOPLE'S UNITED BANK
The Jacky Durrell Award: Named after our former First Selectman and State Legislator who helped launch our shelter and pantry and championed our work to make the community a better place for all.
BRIDGEPORT LADIES CHARITABLE SOCIETY