Spread the Joy

“Spread the Joy” Program

The Ministry of Social Concerns (MoSC) invites you to help “Spread the Joyof the Risen Lord during this Easter season.  MoSC has identified three organizations for this year’s program:

La Esperanza - assists the Hispanic community. They have indicated a need for $25

WalMart gift cards to help provide for clients’ clothing, food, and personal care needs.

.Little Sisters of the Poor - provides compassionate care to the aged poor. There is a need for $25 Olive Garden gift cards for resident birthday meals, and $25 Amazon gift cards to help with purchase of office supplies, cleaning supplies, and health-related supplies.

Meals on Wheels - provides meals to the homebound. In addition, breakfast and lunch

items are provided to their most food-insecure clients using $25 Weis gift cards.

Here is how to contribute:

  • Purchase the gift card(s) requested by the organizations as listed above.
  • Place the gift card(s) in an envelope labeled “Spread the Joy.”
  • Drop the envelope in the collection basket OR

Drop the envelope in the secure giving slot at the church office OR

Mail the envelope to the church office.

  • All contributions must be received by the weekend of May 21/22.

More information can be found in the bulletin. Thanks for considering your participation in this program as we seek to “Spread the Joy” of the Risen Lord to those needing our assistance.