We purchase and wrap Christmas gifts for 100 local people named by the Springfield Salvation Army's Adopt-a-Family program. What a joyful way to spread the Good News and meet human needs!
Enfield Loaves & Fishes (ELF)
We support the Loaves & Fishes soup kitchen of Enfield, CT, which offers hospitality, companionship, and nutritious meals 7 days a week. Last year ELF served 78,742 meals, many of those to children.
Community Survival Center
We support this non-profit agency which provides food and other basics to those struggling in Ludlow, Wilbraham, and Hampden as well as the 16 Acres, Pine Point and Indian Orchard neighborhoods in Springfield.
Habitat for Humanity
We support the Greater Springfield's Habitat for Humanity affiliate, which is a construction company, mortgage lender, and family services agency that empowers low-income families to own and maintain affordable housing.
We support Heifer International, which tackles hunger and poverty by giving livestock and training that become sustainable sources of nutrition and income. Last spring, our church raised $760 for Heifer!
Church World Service CROP Walk
We support this annual ecumenical walk, which raises awareness and funds to combat hunger locally and internationally.
Refugees and Orphans
We have supported a variety of Christian organizations that care for refugee and orphan children, including the Episcopal Diocese of Western Massachusetts, the Lighthouse Christian New Hope Center of the Ukraine, and the Coptic Orphans of Egypt.
Mission Projects and Disaster Relief
We support relief ministries sponsored by Church World Service, Episcopal Relief & Development, and the Diocese of Western Massachusetts.