Hillcrest UMC Monthly Outreach 2019
Financial Support for the “Tabernacle Building Fund”, to rebuild the Tabernacle at Koronis Ministries in Paynesville, MN.
Collection of Books for Bloomington Crime Prevention Association “Book ‘Em” Sale Event.
Financial support to purchase a handicapped accessible van
Minnesota Annual Conference Love Offering
60% Lao Samphan Methodist Church
20% Volunteer Lawyers Network
20% Volunteers in Mission Scholarships
Collection of School Supplies to be distributed to the students in the Bloomington School District
Ardell & Gordon Graner
Gordon & Ardell Graner are missionaries with the General Board of Global Ministries of the United Methodist Church. They have served in Bolivia for 23 years and are presently serving in the Dominican Republic with the Dominican Evangelical Church.
Support for The Sheridan Story, support for children with food insecurities. The Sheridan Story provides non-descript white bags, filled with non-parishable foods, to support the child and their family each weekend and holiday break.
Emma Norton Services is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization actively combating poverty in our communities by partnering with women, children, and families who are homeless and experiencing the challenges of mental and/or chemical disabilities. ENS provides affordable housing, basic needs, and support services in an environment that fosters stability and encourages personal growth.
The Hillcrest Pastor Discretionary Fund allows the Pastor’s to have immediate access to funds for emergency help to congregants or the community.
November & December 2019
Collection of Hats, Mittens, Scarves and Socks
Distributed to Hillcrest Community School, Valley View Elementary School, and VEAP
Hillcrest United Methodist Church
9100 Russell Avenue S., Bloomington, MN 55431