Instead of throwing away your children’s Halloween candy, find a way to pass on locally and help someone in the process. Maybe it will make it less painful to part with the candy? Betsy Sawyer collects candy for her outreach with the homeless. Kbjsaw@hotmail.com (fyi she also takes bikes, clothing, blankets, flashlights, etc.she can meetContinue reading “Got Candy – Don’t throw it away – Pass it on”
The Cyclery and Fitness Center in Edwarsville is now collecting shoes and monetary donations for the non profit organization Soles4Souls! The amount of people without access to shoes is staggering so why not help them out? Bring in any unwanted shoes whether it be heels or worn out running shoes. This fundraiser runs from todayContinue reading “Shoe Drive – Cyclery and Fitness Center Ends 11/30”
There are several collections for the Glen Ed Pantry coming up. As you are purchasing items for you family, please keep in mind those within our community that the pantry supports and pick up an item that is in need. Thank you for all your support! Please share this post.
Now through Oct. 11th bring gently used clothing for our teens in need. The St. John’s youth group is collecting clothing for our area middle and high school students. Donation suggestions include: jeans, t-shirts, flannels and hoodies. Let us congratulate our youth on their ministry to the community, by showing them support with donations overContinue reading “Teen Clothing Drive – St. John’s UMC – Ends October 11th”