Most of the guests we serve at the Center are very grateful for anything we are able to provide to them. We elicit smiles when we find them a nice outfit or a warm coat or a comforter or pots
Lots of things to be thankful for at the Center:
One young man had failed to pick up his Christmas gifts for his family on the day of our distribution. I had a message from him on my phone a couple
This past week we were recipients of a wonderful gift from another parish. It was a result of one of their Christmas activities.
St Thomas More is a parish in Chapel Hill NC. I received a call in mid-December informing me
The Center is back at full speed after the holidays. We all needed the break, but it’s good to be back to work. The holiday season was quite a challenge, working long hours to accomplish everything we did but after
Thank you to everyone that helped to put love and cheer into the lives of so many with all of our Christmas projects.
We provided a full Christmas to 30 families: several items of clothing and gifts for each child, a
Things have been busier than ever at the Center. This past week, we hosted our Christmas Room. The Knights of Columbus allowed us to turn their social room into our gift center. When parents came in for services, their volunteer
Our Thanksgiving project was a huge success. I was truly overwhelmed by the number of responses I received from people that wanted to participate by sponsoring a family, donating funds, shopping for me, helping with preparations, doing deliveries and handing
The Center has been extremely busy for the last several weeks. We’ve been bringing on lots of new volunteers and I’m really pleased with all the responses to my pleas for help – we really need to build up the
Last week, I discussed our Giving Tree project. This week, I’ll talk about two other efforts – our Christmas Room and the shoebox project for Yesterday’s Children.
As I mentioned last week, we try to help about 35 families with ‘a
We’ve been busy for a few weeks organizing our Thanksgiving project; I’m really pleased with all the people that have contacted me to ‘adopt’ a family and provide them with a basket. As usual, St Mary School and staff, St