Outreach Ministry News: March 2019

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Lydia's House

Lenten Outreach Collection

March 3-April 7, 2019

This year’s collection will benefit Lydia’s House, transitional housing for abused women and their children. These are the items most needed:

  • Dish detergent (not for a dishwasher)
  • All-purpose cleaner
  • Bleach tablets
  • Hot pads and mitts
  • Kitchen towels (no alcohol theme)
  • Kitchen utensils (turners, tongs, spoons, spatulas, non-electric can openers)

Donations can be dropped off in the Gathering Space.

Read more about Lydia’s House below and consider bringing an item or two for these ladies who are trying to get a good start on a new life.

Contact Sandy Stevenson if you have any questions.

Thanks for your generosity!

Outreach Ministry

Lydia's HouseLydia’s House

In partnership with its donors and volunteers, Lydia’s House works in faith to end domestic violence by continuing to provide a place of healing and a voice of hope for abused women and their children.

Since its incorporation in 1995, Lydia’s House has provided transitional housing, access to community resources and comprehensive, goal-oriented support services for more than 950 women and children.

Lydia’s House can currently serve 49 women and up to 85 children. It is Missouri’s largest provider of confidentially located, furnished apartments for abused women and their children, and is one of the largest programs of its type in the United States.

44,074 incidents of domestic violence were reported by Missouri law enforcement agencies in 2016.

For more information, contact us at (314) 771-4411 or www.lydiashouse.org.