Marking 40 years of service at Heart, Love & Soul

It started with a simple idea during a church meeting. The year was 1982 and members of a prayer group at the former Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church on South Avenue in Niagara Falls talked about what they could do to help residents who were struggling with food insecurity. Out of that meeting, members of […]

Lewiston Man is Making a Difference, One Nickel at a Time

Bottle returns are worth only a nickel apiece, but Angelo Sarkees knows that they can add up. Since the summer of 2013, Sarkees has donated more than $100,000 to four western Niagara County nonprofit agencies that aid the homeless and poor, and he said that about 60% of that money has come from turning in […]

Heart, Love & Soul Receives $200K Grant 

Heart, Love and Soul has been awarded $200,000 of grant funding from the Mother Cabrini Health Foundation in support of its food and hospitality and social care programs. The funding will build upon Heart, Love and Soul’s mission of feeding those in need- body, mind, and soul, by addressing food insecurity, inadequate housing, health, and […]