On November 21, the Philoptochos will be holding a hamburger and hot dog fundraiser at Sam’s. Proceeds will given to Mary’s Shelter and the Toys for Tots The Toys for Tots Foundation helps needy children throughout the United States to experience the joy of Christmas.

Philoptochos will continue to have a two donation boxes at church. One box is for Dress for Success, a program that helps provide clothing for women who are in need in order to help them obtain jobs. For this cause we are collecting work appropriate women’s clothing and accessories (ex. purses, jewelry, shoes).

We also have a box for Shoes for Orphan Souls’, a program that collects and distributes new shoes, shoe laces and socks to at-risk children in the United States and to orphanages around the world. The greatest need is for leather or canvas athletic shoes, specifically for teens, sizes 5 and up.