Contact Us

Holy Apostles Soup Kitchen is located at 296 Ninth Avenue (on the corner of 28th Street) in Manhattan in the landmark Church of the Holy Apostles. We are easily accessible from most public transportation. You can take the C/E train to either 23rd Street or 34th Street and 8th Avenue, or take the 1 train to 28th and 7th Avenue. We are just four short blocks from Penn Station, and within walking distance from Port Authority Bus Terminal. You can also reach us by taking the M11 bus, which runs south on 9th Avenue, or the M10, which runs north on 8th Avenue.

Phone: 212-924-0167
Address: 296 Ninth Ave., New York, NY 10001

Assistance with Food or Social Services

We are open every weekday between 10:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. Questions? Please call Rich Trifiro, our Social Services Manager, at 646 998-6119.

Leadership Inquiries

For our Interim Executive Director, please contact Bishop Andrew St. John, at (646) 998-6100 or email him at bpstjohn@holyapostlesnyc.org. For administrative or financial questions, please contact John-Harvard Reid, our Associate Executive Director, at (646) 998-6101 or email him at jhreid@holyapostlesnyc.org.

Volunteer Inquiries

Thank you for your interest in volunteering.

Individuals interested in volunteering, please register online  to set up a date. Questions? Please call Revere Joyce, our Volunteer Manager, at 646 998-6118 or email her at rjoyce@holyapostlesnyc.org.

Groups interested in volunteering, please call Revere Joyce to find out more about our Good Corporate Citizen, Nonprofit Partners in Service Program and Hunger, and Homeless and Charitable Giving Program.

Food Donations 

We welcome your food donations on any weekday, but, unfortunately, we do not have the resources to pick up food. Food can be dropped off between 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. Please come to the building next to the church, ring the kitchen buzzer, and the kitchen staff will retrieve the food.  Questions? Please call Michael Ottley, our Director of Operations, at 646 998-6105 or email him at mottley@holyapostlesnyc.org.

Clothing, Toiletries and other Non-Food Donations 

We welcome your clothing and other non-food donations on any weekday, but unfortunately, we do not have the resources to pick up items. Clothing can be dropped off between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. Before 1 p.m., please come to the building next to the church, enter at the volunteer entrance and take items to the counseling room. After 1 p.m., please come to the building next to the church, ring the 3rd floor buzzer, and the administrative staff will retrieve the items. Questions? Please call Rich Trifiro, our Social Services Manager, at 646 998-6119 or email him at rtrifiro@holyapostlesnyc.org.

Media and Communications Inquiries

Please visit our Newsroom page for information about media inquiries, interviewing, filming or photography. For additional information, please call Hannah Albee, our Communications Manager, at 646 998-6104 or email her at halbee@holyapostlesnyc.org.

Fundraising Inquiries

Foundations, Corporate Giving and Database Inquiries, please contact Jane Van Ingen, Database Manager/Foundation and Corporations Officer at 646 998-6114 or email her at jvaningen@holyapostlesnyc.org.

For general Development and Fundraising inquiries, please contact Adrienne Lang, Development Assistant, at 646 998-6103 or alang@holyapostlesnyc.org.

General Inquiries

Any other questions, please call us at (212) 924-0167. Thank you.