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More Babylon churches take on the challenge of feeding homeless

Mar 05, 2017

Ascension_Deer_ParkChristine Argiros said she knew what she would be doing on a recent Friday night if she hadn’t come to Ascension Lutheran Church in Deer Park.

 

She’d be on the street, said Argiros, 42, who is homeless.

 

Now, thanks to a growing church-led initiative to feed and house the needy in Babylon Town during the cold winter months, Argiros and others can find warm meals and a safe place to sleep three nights a week without having to apply for Suffolk County’s temporary assistance program.

 

Read the full article from Newsday