HART Pantry is having trouble purchasing needed food items. The quantities they need are often restricted. If you are thinking of a cash donation, consider buying the non-perishable food items if it is convenient to do so. Some of the items are: juice boxes canned pasta dinners tuna or chicken lunch packs pudding or fruit… Continue reading Help HART Pantry
HART Pantry is holding a Back-to-School Drive for At-Risk Teens. Needed items include: Adult size backpacks 3 ring binders Filler paper (college rule) Subject dividers One-subject spiral notebook (college rule) 2-pocket folders Composition books Calculators Erasers (Dollar Tree has multiple packs) Highlighters Pencils/Mechanical Pencils Glue sticks Pencil Case (cloth mesh) Dollar Tree Pens Earbuds, Dollar… Continue reading Help HART Pantry fill Backpacks for Teens in Need
Church of the Palms is a giving church! Have you been wondering about the organizations our church gives in kind donations to? Have you seen the boxes in the narthex and wondered about the programs they represent? Did you know that we have members who have it in their hearts to gather items for those… Continue reading July update from the MOD(erator) Squad
Saturday, February 6, 9–-11 amSun City Lion’s Foundation, 9451 N 99th Avenue Current HART Pantry needs: peanut butter (10–16 oz jars) protein bars toaster pastries pudding or fruit cups juice boxes ramen noodles assorted canned pasta For your safety, masked volunteers will collect the donated items from your vehicle. Monetary donations are also appreciated!
Can you be one of Santa’s little elves and help us make this a wonderful Christmas for our At-Risk Teens? Our wish list of items: Hooded sweatshirts (adult sizes S, M, L, XL or XXL) Throw blankets (no larger than twin size) Face masks Small (2 oz.) hand sanitizers Target and Walmart gift cards in… Continue reading HART Pantry Christmas Drive 2020
As was announced earlier, it has been decided for safety reasons that The Church of the Palms will not serve a meal this year for Thanksgiving. However, we do feel that some of the goals of the activity can still be met. The goals of The Annual Joyce Spaulding Memorial Thanksgiving Feast:• Opportunity for ministry•… Continue reading Thanksgiving: Not Just a Meal
It’s time again for HART Pantry’s back-to-school drive to collect backpacks and school supplies for at-risk teens in our area. A donation box will be placed in the entrance of King Hall for donations of items on the list. On July 19 from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m., we will also be having a drive-by… Continue reading Stuff the HART Back-to-School Drive
From the Social Justice Action Team at The Church of the Palms UCC: One of the positive things about being hunkered down in our homes during the COVID19 pandemic is that it provides opportunities to do something special for those who have it so much worse than we do. Take, for example, our growing homeless… Continue reading Being The Palms: Supporting the Homeless Among Us
Our service to the homeless high school teens served by Hart Pantry dedicates July to gathering school supplies for back-to-school. Here’s the list being assembled: backpacks 3-ring binders filler paper (college ruled) subject dividers 2-pocket folders composition books calculators geometry kits (protractor, compass, ruler) highlighters erasers glue sticks planner index cards The collection deadline is… Continue reading Back-to-school is sooner than you think!
I wish to express my gratitude to your committee and your church for the 36 graduation gift cards you provided. They have been delivered to the schools and will be presented to the respective students at the time of their graduations. Church of the Palms continues to step up and support our at-risk and homeless… Continue reading Letter of gratitude from HART Pantry