Category: Outreach

Clothing for the men at the Re-Entry Center

While you are sorting out items for the upcoming yard sale, also remember that we have one final clothing drive this year; collecting men’s clothing for the men at the Re-Entry Center, all during...

Love in Lent

  The Outreach Committee is sponsoring a LOVE IN LENT project to lighten our way through this penitent season. This is a great time to ‘love thy neighbor as thyself’, which we say in...

Haiti Appreciation

A group of future nurses in Haiti is now benefiting from your outpouring of help following the tragic impact of Hurricane Matthew on that beleaguered island.  In a letter to St. Margaret’s members, the...

Reaching out to Haiti

Our single-Sunday appeal for funds to help people in Haiti after its most recent catastrophic natural disaster has raised a little over $1100.  This money will be divided between Episcopal Relief and Development, earmarked...

Aid for Haiti

Dear Parishioners and Friends of St. Margaret’s ~  Great swaths of southern coastal areas from North Carolina to Florida are coping with flooded communities today, and the death toll from Hurricane Matthew is at...

Hurricane Matthew

As News from the Pews is being compiled Friday morning, Hurricane Matthew is battering the coast of Florida and Georgia and moving towards South Carolina.   More than a million coastal residents have evacuated...

The Outreach Committee to meet

The next meeting of the Outreach Committee will take place on Sunday, Oct. 23, at 11:30 in the Parish House.  The committee will be reviewing grant applications and providing updates on programs. There are Outreach Grant Applications on...

Outreach Meeting news

At Sunday’s Outreach meeting, enthusiastic members approved 4 grants to send to Vestry for final approval, which was received unanimously at its meeting on Tuesday. GAME LOFT’S ENCOUNTERS program for another year:   $2,500;...

Applications for Outreach Grants

Applications are now available on the Time and Talent Table in the Parish Hall. If you know of an agency/effort/organization that might be interested in applying for one, please feel free to take an...