Giving Fair

this will be a drive-thru only event due to covid-19 advisory

You're invited to a giving fair!

Nov. 21 and 22
1:00 - 3:00 pm
Front Circle of the Church
Let's make the holidays brighter for our community!
Bring items to donate (see below for a list of community ministries and needed items)
Choose a gift from the Angel Tree to purchase a Christmas gift for a child in the community
Donate to the Nyadire Connection to feed a hungry family in Zimbabwe for a month
Receive a Christmas card to give in someone's honor for the donation given to a community outreach ministry
Pick up an Advent-at-Home bag for family worship during December
Church members, bring your stewardship commitment cards

 

Items to bring and donate for community ministries:

THE LORD’S PANTRY:
Approximately 60 -70 neighborhood families, up to 150  people including 60 children, come to Baldwin Community the fourth Thursday of each month to receive bags of food and other necessities.
Requested Donations: Pre-packaged cookies and crackers

NYADIRE CONNECTION:
Nyadire Connection is an organization of volunteers who support a partnership with the people of Nyadire, Zimbabwe through challenging times.
Requested Donations:  Monetary donations to support their food ministry. $15 feeds a family of 5 for thirty days.*

EIGHTH AVENUE PLACE:
Eighth Avenue is a Christian Ministry coffee house located in Homestead. Its mission is to help support the effects of addiction, mental illness and poverty through services and fellowship.
Requested Donations:

  • Assorted bandages
  • Peroxide
  • Alcohol
  • Alcohol wipes
  • Gauze rolls
  • Q-tips
  • Eye wash
  • Panty liners
  • Women’s athletic training bras (M, L, XL)
  • Men’s briefs (M, L, XL)
  • Wool blankets

UMCOR:
As the humanitarian relief and development arm of The United Methodist Church , this organization helps churches to become involved globally in direct ministry to persons in need.
Requested Donations:  Dish soap (20-30 ounces)

HOMELESS VETS:Requested Donations:  Socks