We Care Ministries program and needs
Classes: The following classes will be offered at the Martin Housing Authority Stuart Center: Career Basics, 10:30-11:30 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 30; GED, 9:30-11:30 a.m. Tuesday and Friday; and Budgeting, call 587-8257 or 587-3186 to sign up.
Food Bank: Paper towels, toilet paper, canned vegetables (carrots, sweet potatoes, white potatoes, beans, mixed vegetables and peas), potted meat, Vienna sausages, Sloppy Joe sauce, Jack mackerel, salt, canned soup, peanut butter, salt, cake mix, frosting, brownies, gelatin and soap.
Assistance needs: Diapers (partial packages are accepted), Stage 3 baby food and juice, and Ensure for special needs clients.
Thrift Store: Good mattress and box spring sets, manual and electric can openers, good bath and kitchen towels, pictures, craft paints, black and white spray paint, and full-, queen- and king-size bedding.
Furniture Store: Refrigerators, stoves, washing machines and dryers, beds and good furniture. Please NO built-in appliances.
Clothing Store: Please donate clean clothing. Uniforms and maternity clothes.
Office and Store: Copier paper, wide masking tape, 2×4 pegboard sheets.
If you wish for We Care Ministries to benefit from your donation, please bring items during office hours or leave your items in the drop box only. Bagged items in garbage bags fit into the drop box. Items left on the porch of the building are often damaged by rain or stolen and resold in yard sales.
Donation Hours: 7:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays; 7:30 a.m. – noon Saturdays.
Hours of Assistance: 9:30 – 11:30 a.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays.
Thrift Store Hours: 1-3:30 p.m. Wednesdays; 9:30 a.m. – noon Saturdays; and 5-7 p.m. on the second Monday night of every month.
For more information, call 587-6257.