Bread House Week 71

Picture #1: Mike and Helen on the left receive food for their daughter and her four kids in Navarre. Dennis (in red shirt) is raising four grandchildren.        
Week 71 Numbers        
Bags Collected - 344        
Bags Given Out - 272      
Gift cards Given - 0        
Members Served - 255    

Total Numbers
Bags Collected - 20,585
Bags Given Out - 18,837 (70.6 tons)
Gift cards Given - 176 ($7,525)
Members Served - 15,019

10 New Families visited this week, representing 30 individuals.

Everyone is welcome to visit the Bread House and offer some help! Our hours are Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 9:00 am until 12:00 pm.

If you don’t have time to shop, you can donate money to The Bread House by sending a check to SUMC; in the MEMO line, enter “Bread House.”
Picture #2: A lady stopped by who heard about the Bread House and wanted to help.  She brought a van full of much-needed items.  She loved what the church is doing for those in need. She was also invited to come worship with the Bread House gang!

Items Always Needed:
  • Dried beans, Ramen Noodles, and rice (Brown Rice, White Rice, or Yellow Rice)
  • Canned items (corn, green beans, mixed vegetables, Pinto Beans, Black Beans, Pork N Beans, soups (tomato, chicken noodle and mushroom), Beanie Weenies, tuna, and chicken
  • Fruit Cups, Cups of Applesauce, Cups of Jell-O and single-serving bags of chips, Peanut Butter and Crackers
  • Macaroni and Cheese, Peanut Butter and Jelly
  • Cereal, Grits, and Oatmeal
  • Toilet Paper, Toothbrushes, Toothpaste, and other personal care items and Paper Towels
  • Produce-Apples, Oranges, Bananas, Onions, and Potatoes

Questions or want to become a volunteer, contact Janet Norris, 850.598.5399,  or Pete Peters, 703.395.2437, or stop by.

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