Giving Christmas Away

 

Each year Grace Community Church partners with local organizations to provide much needed items for their ministries. We will be collecting items each Sunday in December leading up to Christmas. Simply bring your items and leave them in the designated areas. 


Join us to give the blessing of Christmas by helping others in need.

CHILDREN’S EMERGENCY SHELTER
(To find out more details about CES, check out their website)
paper products
paper plates
toilet paper
napkins
paper towels
hairbrushes
socks (adult sizes)

the CALL
(To find out more details about the CALL, check out their website)
Kitchen:
-hand towels, washcloths,
-dishes (can be used)
-cups (can be used)
-baking trays (can be used)
-easy to make food, like cake mix, muffins or pancakes
Bathroom: (all items here need to be new)
-shower curtain
-rugs
-lice treatments
-towels
-hand towels and wash cloths
-hair brushes
-combs
-Qtips
-cotton balls
-shampoo and hair products for black children
-feminine hygiene products
-deodorant

STEPS, Inc.
(To find out more details about the STEPS, Inc. program, check out their website)
Suitable for use with small children and their parents during supervised visitation:
-Toys and games
-Non-violent Wii video games, such as bowling, fitness or Pac-man
-DVD’s suitable for parents to read or watch with their children
-Craft items for families to glue or paint, such as colored paper, ribbons, and glitter
Quilts, blankets and warm items for small children to take naps during visitation
Office Supplies
Dependable laptops
Items that are always welcome:
-Diapers
-Toilet paper
-Paper towels
-Trash bags
-Laundry and cleaning supplies
-Kleenex
-Copy paper
-Cleaning supplies
-Paper goods
-Batteries
-Board games
-Gift cards suitable for prizes at our annual fund raiser events and client needs

CHILDREN’S SERVICE LEAGUE
(To find out more details about the Children’s Service League, check out their Facebook page)
full size shampoo and conditioner
full size bars of soap
deodorant
packaged new underwear

NEXT STEP
(To find out more details about Next Step, check out their website)
canned soups (with pop tops)
potted meats/Chili’s (pop tops)
sternos
tarps
backpacks
tents
sleeping bags
gloves
hats
jackets
scarves
blankets
deodorants
nail clippers
Qtips
brushes
baby wipes
feminine hygiene products
depends underwear
men and women underwear
sodas (these are treats the homeless rarely get)
chips
beef jerky
Various cleaning supplies (used in housing)
-bleach
-Clorox wipes
-dish detergent
-mop solution
-laundry detergent
-dusting spray
-window cleaner
-drain cleaner
trash bags
toilet paper
paper towels
paper plates
plastic forks/spoons

COMMUNITY RESCUE MISSION
(To find out more details about the Community Rescue Mission, check out their website)
We will be taking monetary donations to purchase all the items needed for the Mission’s Christmas meal. Please put Rescue Mission Meal on the memo line of your check.