Dear Friends and Family of Aroma Thyme,
As the final notes of laughter and the glow of Christmas lights linger in the air, we are overwhelmed with gratitude and warmth. This Christmas, we embarked on a journey that has been close to our hearts for nearly two decades - our annual Christmas Day Community Meal. 🍽️🎅
With hearts full of hope and hands ready to serve, we are thrilled to announce that, together, we served an astounding 500 no-questions-asked meals to our beloved community. This incredible achievement is a testament to the power of unity and the unwavering support from each and every one of you - our dedicated volunteers and generous donors. Your selflessness and tireless efforts embody the true spirit of the season. 🤗💖
Year after year, this event serves as a poignant reminder of the magic that unfolds when a community comes together for a greater cause. From the crack of dawn preparations to the final moments of sharing a meal, every second was brimming with joy, laughter, and a profound sense of unity. It's not just about the meals; it's about the smiles, the conversations, and the shared moments of kindness that weave the fabric of our community. 🌟
To our incredible volunteers, thank you for dedicating your time, energy, and boundless enthusiasm. Your willingness to extend a helping hand and bring joy to others is truly inspiring. To our generous donors, your contributions have touched countless lives, bringing festive cheer to those who needed it most. 🙏
As we reflect on this day, we are reminded of why we started this tradition 20 years ago. It's more than just a meal; it's a symbol of hope, a gesture of love, and a testament to the remarkable things we can achieve when we stand together. 💕
Thank you, each and every one of you, for being a part of this beautiful journey. Let's carry the spirit of love, warmth, and thyme-scented joy throughout the coming year and continue to make a positive impact on the lives of those around us.
With immense gratitude and love,
Your Aroma Thyme Family 🌿❤️
First Green Certified© Restaurant in the Hudson Valley. Established in 2003 in Ellenville (Ulster County) NY. Featuring a New American menu with grass-fed steaks, seafood & vegetarian. One of the best stocked bars in the Hudson Valley with 300 craft beers, 300 wines & independent produced spirits. Hudson Valley Magazine “Best Of” winner 10 years in a row. Awards include: Best Beer Menu, Best Chef, Best Bistro, Best Vegetarian, Best of County & Best Wine List. Trip Advisor's #1 restaurant.