Let’s Fill the Can!
As you do your regular shopping this week, would you consider picking up some items for the food bank at our ministry partner Second Baptist Church of La Grange? You can bring the nonperishable items by the church any time. A large can with a hand-lettered sign encouraging each other, friends, family, and neighbors to “Fill The Can!”
Pantry needs at this time are…
- Peanut butter
- Tomato paste
- Size 4 diapers
- Especially green beans!!
No cream soups (all), no diced tomatoes. Thank you!!
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PCWS and Rise Against Hunger are joining together on Saturday, June 10 (10am – 12noon) to help in the fight against global hunger!
We’ll be gathering members and friends for an enjoyable, impactful meal-packing event! We’ll work in the Jones Room packing 10,000 fortified, dehydrated, shelf-stable meals to be sent to the area of most need in the US or around the world. Children under the age of 5 are welcome to participate with a designated adult helper.
Registration is now open via this link. We need lots of packers of all ages to REGISTER as volunteers. We have some spots for set-up and clean up teams. Please recruit and register family and friends for this music filled, fun event. Registration is 4 fields: first name, last name, email & zip code. Same email can be used for multiple volunteers. Maybe the easiest registration ever! Please help us reach our goal of 60 awesome volunteers to pack 10,000 meals. THANKS!!
Details on Mission board outside the Jones Room or contact Janet Andersen. Please contact Terri if you will need child care for age 4 and under.
PCWS is on the move this summer. Come with us as we travel to our mission partner, Bernie’s Book Bank, in Lake Bluff. We have an opportunity to bring 20 volunteers on Saturday, July 22nd for the 9-11am volunteer session. Registration is NOW OPEN!!
At this family-friendly event will may label, sort or pack books for readers from infant through grade 6. Carpooling from PCWS will be available. Lunch is an option afterwards at The Silo, a nearby family friendly restaurant. An enjoyable way to top off the morning. More details on Mission board outside the Jones Room or contact Janet Andersen.
Since 2009, Bernie’s Book Bank has distributed 24 million books to under-served children in the 6 county Chicagoland area. Bernie’s sources, processes (with help of volunteers), and distributes eight free books annually to children ages birth through sixth grade at Title I schools and early childhood programs. PCWS has collected over 20,000 books for Bernie’s and provided essential monetary donations since 2020.