Hillcrest UMC Monthly Outreach 2019

January 2019

Collection of blankets, sheets, towels, etc for Bridging, Inc.


February 2019

Financial Support for Hillcrest Community School in Bloomington, MN


March 2019

Financial Support for Minnesota Adult and Teen Challenge Programming.


April 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.


May 2019

Financial support to purchase a handicapped accessible van


June 2019

Minnesota Annual Conference Love Offering

60% Lao Samphan Methodist Church

20% Volunteer Lawyers Network

20% Volunteers in Mission Scholarships


July 2019

Collection of School Supplies to be distributed to the students in the Bloomington School District


August 2019

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.

Hillcrest UMC Bloomington MN

September 2019

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.


October 2019

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.

November 2019

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


December 2019

Financial Support for “Loaves & Fishes” and “Sandwiches for Simpson”, two food programs that Hillcrest Church supports through making food for those in need.


Hillcrest United Methodist Church

9100 Russell Avenue S., Bloomington, MN  55431