Inspired by St. Francis of Assisi, we tend to people’s basic needs, especially the need for food. We also strive to stimulate minds, nourish spirits, and address root causes of social injustice.



Continuing the Conversation—Moving Towards Equity & Understanding

Continuing the Conversation—Moving Towards Equity & Understanding

(Saturday, Oct. 8, 9 AM - Noon) Attend a FREE panel discussion focusing on why people are poor, held at the Capuchin Soup Kitchen Meldrum Site. The panel will include representatives from the United Way of Southeast Michigan; Michigan League for Public Policy; Building Movement Detroit Peoples Platform and Mothering Justice. Please RSVP.

44th Annual SOCK (Support Our Capuchin Kitchen) Dinner

44th Annual SOCK (Support Our Capuchin Kitchen) Dinner

You’re invited to support the Capuchin Soup Kitchen at our 44th Annual SOCK Dinner, Friday, October 21, 5:30 PM (New Time), Cobo Center’s Grand Riverview Ballroom, overlooking the Detroit River! Chaired and hosted by Alicia Boler Davis, Executive Vice President of Global Manufacturing, General Motors.

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Upcoming Events

We are blessed by many who organize events that benefit the Capuchin Soup Kitchen. If you would like to organize an event, call our Special Events Manager, 313.579.2100, ext. 202

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We currently have over 20 men at various levels of formation, as well as those who are living in resident candidacy. These men differ in age, culture, and have unique vocation stories.


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Bonanza Barrel Winners

Congratulations and thank you for supporting the Capuchin Soup Kitchen. This week's winners are: