Soup du Jour raised $7500 on March 4 and 5. St. Vincent de Paul and Catholic Financial life collaborated in the sixth annual “Soup du Jour” fundraiser at Holy Family Catholic Church. The amount raised includes matching funds from Catholic Financial to help St. Vincent de Paul in Fond du Lac, Chilton and New Holstein to continue to help those in need with basic items such as food, rent and utility payment assistance.
Appreciation is extended to local restaurants that donated soup. They are: Blancks Lake Air, Blancks Supper Club, Boda’s, Gillies, Faro’s, Ala Roma, Rolling Meadows, Sunset Shores on the Water, Backyard Grill, Tucker’s, The Stretch, Knights of Columbus, Gino’s, Friar Tucks, Pump & Pantry, Beneventuto’s, Green Dragon, Pizza Ranch, Annies Fountain and Ralph & Mama’s Chili.
Other restaurants in surrounding communities were Jim & Linda’s, The Welsch, Eden Cafe & Grill, Cedar Lodge, Cabaret, Idlewile Inn, Cunningham’s Feed Mill, MT Glass, Altona, Red Cabin at Green Acres, Korner Kitchen and Helen’s Family restaurant.
In kind donations were made by Cousin’s Subs, Schreiner’s and M & M Printing.
A huge thank you to all the many volunteers for the hundreds of hours to make this event a success.
Matching funds were made available From the Catholic Financial Chapters in Fond du lac, Johnsbug, Mount Calvary, St. Cloud, Charleston and Jericho.