Words of encouragement inspire community, bring in donations to food pantry


CUMBERLAND — St. John Vianney Church Youth Ministry in Cumberland hosted a rally to bring hope and encouragement to the local community on Sunday, February 7. Teens met in front of the church on Diamond Hill Road with uplifting signs, balloons and cheer. The collected 1,700 cans of hearty soups for the Northern RI Food Pantry, far exceeding their goal of 800.