WE CARE announces needs
Posted: Wednesday, October 10, 2012 5:00 pm
The WE CARE Thrift Store is open to the public on Wed., 1-3:30 p.m.; Sat., 9:30 a.m.-12 noon; and second Mon. night of every month, 5-6:30 p.m.
SPECIAL PROGRAM: We Care will be taking applications for Christmas assistance for (1) senior adult and (2) families with children, ages birth-18 years, beginning Oct. 1 through Nov. 19. Late applications will be accepted, but it is to your advantage to turn in by the 19th for early scheduling. Applications will be taken on Mon. and Thurs., from 9:30-11 a.m. and Wed., from 9:30-10:30 a.m. All interested is asked to bring current proof of address showing name, street and town. The proof of address must be in the form of an electric, water, cable or telephone bill or Martin Housing statement. Also, bring social security card of anyone 18 and over in the home. For more information, call (731) 587-6257.
CHRISTMAS PROGRAM: Toys for children birth through 18 years of age, jeans and coats for children in primary through elementary.
ENCOURAGEMENT DEVOTIONAL SERVICE: Every second Sunday at 3 p.m. at We Care, 530 North Lindell, Martin, a meal will be provided after the service.
FOOD BANK: canned fruit, snack items, canned vegetables (potatoes, beans), sloppy Joe, potted meat, Vienna sausage, cereal, crackers, peanut butter, 16 oz. disposable beverage cups, lunch bags, toilet paper, Little Debbie snacks, package cookies, peanut butter crackers, Pop Tarts, Kleenex, lunch bags, crackers, instant pototoes and soap.
THRIFT STORE: Good mattress and box springs set, pots and pans, toasters, electric skillets, electric can openers, electric mixer, crockpots, silverware, refrigerators, stoves, washing machines and dryers, beds, good usable couches, chairs and furniture, stereo sets and microwaves. NO built-in appliances and please, no computers or printers.
MISCELLANEOUS: Books — (Christian fiction and non-fiction, romance and mystery), Bibles for children and adults.
DONATION HOURS: Mon., Wed., Thurs., 7:30 a.m.-4 p.m.; Saturday, 7:30 a.m.-12 noon.
HOURS OF ASSISTANCE: Mon. and Thurs., 9:30-11:30 a.m.; Wed., 9:30-11 a.m.
Please call, 587-6257 for more information. Published in The WCP 10.9.12