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Newspaper articles featuring our ministries and Capuchin friars


Ohio police officers shoot, kill armed man near RNC
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel – July 17, 2024

'We're here to help': St. Ben's offer for unhoused resources reiterated after deadly police shooting
TMJ4 Milwaukee – July 17, 2024

Failed food pantry trips, confusing bus routes: Homeless, hungry say RNC causing logistical 'nightmare'
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel – July 17, 2024

Gazing into the face of God: Friar teaches technique, spirituality of iconography
Detroit Catholic – July 15, 2024

What happens to Milwaukee’s homeless population during RNC?
News Nation – July 11, 2024

Ahead of DNC, city officials to close, cordon off one of Chicago's largest, most visible homeless camps
WBEZ Chicago – July 11, 2024

Organizations supporting Milwaukee's unhoused population plan to expand services during the RNC
WUWM – July 11, 2024

RNC security perimeter could impact local services
CBS 58 Milwaukee – July 10, 2024

Capuchin Community Services expands services to help the unhoused during RNC
Spectrum News – July 9, 2024

New statue at Capuchin Retreat Center commemorates 800th anniversary of St. Francis receiving stigmata
Detroit Catholic – July 5, 2024

St. Ben's expanding services during RNC, which could restrict homeless people's routes, sleeping spots
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel – July 5, 2024

'We’re really concerned about our guests': Ministry director shares worry over RNC Security Zone
TMJ4 Milwaukee – June 21, 2024

'Hunger is so close by': Over 1,000 walk to stomp out hunger
TMJ4 Milwaukee – June 14, 2024

Capuchin Walk for the Hungry
Fox 6 Milwaukee – June 12, 2024

Antonio's restaurants pay-what-you-can buffet to honor St. Anthony, benefit food relief
Detroit Free Press – June 12, 2024

St. Ben’s to Offer Food and Refuge for Its Guests During the Republican National Convention
Shepherd Express – June 10, 2024

RNC security zone prompts Capuchin Friars to expand service in Milwaukee
WTMJ – June 6, 2024

43rd Annual Souper Summer Celebration set for June 1 at Comerica Park
WXYZ Detroit – June 1, 2024

Capuchin Souper Summer Celebration is June 1
Grosse Pointe News – May 22, 2024

A Metro Detroit Local Recommends 11 Bakeries You Should Know About
Tasting Table – May 17, 2024

Buddy’s Pizza to donate 20% of sales to Capuchin Soup Kitchen during annual Slice for Life Fundraiser
WXYZ Detroit – April 28, 2024

Buddy's Pizza has a new twist on Monday's annual fundraiser to help those in need
Detroit Free Press – April 28, 2024

How you can get your hands on an authentic, custom square pizza pan from Buddy’s
MLive – April 22, 2024

12th Annual Bocce with the Brothers
Hour Detroit – April 18, 2024

Eat pizza, change lives: Buddy’s Pizza fundraiser for Capuchins April 29
Macomb Daily – April 7, 2024

Dining calendar: Chef appearances, wine dinners and more April events
Detroit News – April 3, 2024

2024 Bocce with the Brothers Fundraiser
DBusiness magazine – March 27, 2024

Biden’s dreams of ending poverty crumbled. Will he get a second chance?
Washington Post – March 20, 2024

Dining calendar: pop-up events, whiskey news and more
Detroit News – March 13, 2024

On the Rise Bakery is the east side's hidden baked goods destination
Axios Detroit – March 5, 2024

Capuchin young adult ministry relaunches as Solanus Casey YouFra chapter
Detroit Catholic – February 7, 2024

In bitter cold, Milwaukee's homeless find shelter at St. Ben's overnight warming center
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel – January 19, 2024

City leaders and warming centers working to keep people warm during frigid weather
TMJ4 Milwaukee – January 16, 2024


Hear ye. Hear ye. Detroit's Street Outreach Court is in session
Detroit News – December 27, 2023

Beloved Milwaukee priest steps down after 19 years of service
CBS 58 Milwaukee – December 24, 2023

Capuchin Soup Kitchen undergoing major renovation to be 'more welcoming' space
Detroit Catholic – December 19, 2023

CTU to use grant to examine what makes a homily effective
Chicago Catholic – December 14, 2023

'Never seen anything like this': Metro Detroit food pantries see spike in need
Detroit Free Press – December 11, 2023

More Michiganders relying on food banks during the holiday season
Bridge Michigan – December 8, 2023

10 metro Detroit charities to donate your time, money during the holidays
Detroit Free Press – November 28, 2023

O Come Emmanuel: Your 2023 guide to Christmas concerts in southeast Michigan
Detroit Catholic – November 27, 2023

Capuchin Soup Kitchen’s SOCK Dinner
Hour Detroit magazine – November 23, 2023

Capuchin Soup Kitchen continues to provide hot meals and services for the community
WDIV Local 4 Detroit – November 21, 2023

Food support orgs overburdened as food prices continue to rise
C&G Newpspapers – November 21, 2023

Capuchin Soup Kitchen's urban farm celebrates its 25th anniversary
Detroit Free Press – October 20, 2023

St. Lawrence Contingent ‘Lived Faith Out Loud’ at World Youth Day
Milwaukee Catholic Herald – September 22, 2023

Two friars profess solemn perpetual vows as members of the Capuchins
Detroit Catholic – September 21, 2023

Benefit on the Bay Fundraiser 2023
DBusiness magazine – September 1, 2023

Here’s where you can find free or discounted school supplies (and how you can help others)
Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service – August 4, 2023

Amidst power outage, local Catholics celebrate feast of Blessed Solanus Casey
Detroit Catholic – July 31, 2023

Prayer, Community, Service Attract Order Priests
Milwaukee Catholic Herald – July 27, 2023

Cumberland native ordained Capuchin priest
Diocese of Superior Catholic Herald – July 20, 2023

Solanus Casey: a model for the value of caring
Our Sunday Visitor – June 18, 2023

Opinion: Detroit has changed. It's not because of the bankruptcy.
Detroit Free Press – July 16, 2023

Midwest Capuchins re-elect Bro. Costello provincial minister, elect new council
Detroit Catholic – June 13, 2023

First look: Inside the Solanus Casey Center's $24M expansion
Crain's Detroit Business – April 21, 2023


St. Ben's Community Meal is a place for hope at Christmas for Milwaukee's homeless
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel – December 25, 2022

Hunger Free in the D Radiothon
DBusiness magazine – December 6, 2022

Archbishop Vigneron celebrates Solanus Center’s 20th anniversary, blesses expansion
Detroit Catholic – December 5, 2022

Archbishop of Detroit dedicates new additions to Solanus Casey Center
Detroit News – December 3, 2022

After oil spills devastated his homeland, Capuchin seeks to build an orphanage
Detroit News – October 19, 2022

Finding God in everyone: Capuchin Soup Kitchen's Bro. Malloy retires after 21 years
Detroit Catholic – September 27, 2022

An increasing need: Nonprofit food providers serving Detroit amid inflation
Model D Media – August 30, 2022

Capuchin Soup Kitchen opens new On the Rise Bakery Cafe
Detroit Free Press – June 10, 2022

On the Rise Bakery moves to newly opened Solanus Casey Center expansion
Detroit Catholic – June 10, 2022

On the Rise Bakery reopens in Detroit with new location
Metro Times – June 9, 2022

Newly ordained Capuchin priest heard call 'go to Detroit' way back in Germany
Detroit Catholic – June 6, 2022

Capuchin friar develops smartphone app to bring Franciscan spirituality to masses
Detroit Catholic – June 1, 2022

Inside The Renovated St. Francis of Assisi Church and Monastery
Urban Milwaukee – May 26, 2022

Support Capuchin Soup Kitchen at Ahee Jewelers’ Summer Celebration
Hour Detroit magazine – May 25, 2022

Here's how to get all-you-can-eat Buddy's Pizza and help those in need
Detroit Free Press – April 24, 2022


Capuchins' Eucharistic Mission Band works seamlessly for more than a century
Detroit Catholic – December 16, 2021

Giving Tuesday 2021: Metro Detroit organizations look for donations, volunteers
WXYZ Detroit – November 30, 2021

Capuchin Soup Kitchen, Comerica Bank, Passes Out Thanksgiving Meals To Hundreds In Need
CBS 62 Detroit – November 23, 2021

Where To Get Free Meals For Thanksgiving
Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service – November 20, 2021

Michigan COVID-19 survivor says vision of the Blessed Solanus Casey saved his life
Detroit Free Press – November 11, 2021

If canonized, Father Solanus Casey, a Detroit priest, would be a rarity among saints
Detroit Free Press – November 11, 2021

A Solanus Casey miracle? Man says friar visited him in hospital
Catholic News Agency - November 8, 2021

Fr. Anthony Nwitah OFM celebrates first Mass in Bane
Catholic Link – October 30, 2021

Local 4′s Capuchin Soup Kitchen Telethon to help people in need
WDIV Local 4 - October 4, 2021

Halyard Park Monastery and new Parish Center near completion
TMJ4 - September 23, 2021

Family, Faith and Father Solanus
Irish magazine - September 10, 2021

Capuchin Community Services School Supply Drive (Photo Gallery)
Catholic Herald - September 3, 2021

Build my church: Madonna, U of D Jesuit, Solanus Center construction hums along
Detroit Catholic - August 12, 2021

Cumberland Capuchin makes final vows
Diocese of Superior Catholic Herald - August 6, 2021

Capuchin Friar Dorn Ordained to Priesthood
Catholic Herald - May 6, 2021

Buddy's Pizza benefit for Capuchin Soup Kitchen is back. Here's how to donate
Detroit Free Press - April 26, 2021

Support Capuchin Soup Kitchen with an Order of Buddy's Pizza
Hour Detroit - April 23, 2021

Bucks, Pick 'n Save donate $50K to fight food insecurity
Fox 6 Milwaukee - April 3, 2021


Delta Iron Works departing longtime home to clear way for Solanus Casey Center expansion
Crain's Detroit Business - December 13, 2020

In Midst of Pandemic, Service Providers to the Homeless See a Challenging Winter Ahead
National Catholic Register - December 11, 2020

Fewer holiday volunteering opportunities this year, but some nonprofits still seek help
Crain's Detroit Business - November 24, 2020

Three men profess perpetual vows in Detroit as Capuchin Franciscan friars
Detroit Catholic - August 20, 2020

Where to find back-to-school resources this week, and where to get them
Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service - August 20, 2020

Local professor receives grant for project on science and homiletics
Chicago Catholic - August 19, 2020

Souper Summer Celebration transitions to online raffle
Grosse Pointe News - August 5, 2020

5 things to do and know this week in Milwaukee: July 13 to July 18
Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service - July 13, 2020

Historic St. Francis of Assisi breaks ground for parish center, monastery project
Milwaukee Biz Times - June 17, 2020

Capuchin Soup Kitchen serving food to Detroiters during COVID-19 crisis - May 4, 2020

Milwaukee food banks and pantries face unprecedented demands as the supplies tighten during the coronavirus pandemic
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel - April 10, 2020

Coronavirus forces Michigan soup kitchens to feed hungry from a distance
Bridge Michigan - March 31, 2020

Where to get free food in metro Detroit during the coronavirus crisis
Detroit Free Press - March 16, 2020

Blessed Solanus Casey’s ministry is a lesson in living in the moment
U.S. Catholic - February 6, 2020

Capuchin priest who fought racism on way to canonization
Aleteia - January 20, 2020

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