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There are a variety of ways to help during this crisis. Contact Laurie Brown at laurie@csmsg.org to learn more.

HUNGER MINISTRY OUTREACH MINISTRIES

March, 2021

At this time, we are not receiving food and non-food donations at the church. We will notify you when that changes.

Please consider monetary donations to the Hunger Ministry which will be used to support food pantries and agencies.
• Send checks made out to The Church of St. Michael & St. George (CSMSG) with “Hunger Ministry” written in the memo line. Send to The Church of St. Michael & St. George – Attention: Hunger Ministry (6345 Wydown Blvd. St. Louis, MO 63105) or put a check in the collection plate. If you wish the monetary donation to be given to a particular pantry or agency, include a note.

• A monetary donation can be made via Realm by choosing “Hunger Ministry”. If you wish the monetary donation to be given to a particular pantry or agency, email Terry Arthur telling her you have made a donation via Realm and designate the recipient. (tarthur@csmsg.org)

If you prefer to send the monetary donation yourself or deliver food, here is information for two of the pantries we support:

• Trinity Episcopal Church Food Pantry: Mail a monetary donation or deliver food (600 N. Euclid, St. Louis MO 63108) on Tuesdays from 10:00 AM- 1:00 PM or on Thursdays from 2:00-3:30 PM. Questions? Contact Reverend Barbi Click at barbi@trinitycwe.org or 817.312.4430. The Trinity Food The pantry especially needs chili with beans, canned beef stew, canned tuna in water, and canned chicken.

• Last Days Apostolic Church: Make a monetary donation. (Checks are made out to Arthur R. Johnson Community Outreach). Mail the monetary donation to Rosetta Jackson (2528 California St. Louis, MO 63104.) If you wish to donate food to the Last Days Apostolic Church, contact Rosetta Jackson (314.583.7461) for needs and drop-off information.

Questions? Contact Becky Zaccarello at b.zaccarello@gmail.com or 314.494.0788 or Alison Wiedle at arwiedle@sbcglobal.net or 314.307.8300.

MASKS

Church Service League (ECW) collects masks for the Last Days Apostolic Church distribution center to provide to 65 North City and North County African-American churches. Participate by:

Ordering masks online with delivery to parishioner Becky Zaccarello .(24 Carrswold Dr., Clayton, MO 63105)

OR

Making masks. Visit DIY Face Mask Erica Made or How to sew a face mask – Confessions of a Homeschooler for suggested directions. Elastic strips or cloth ties are accepted. To arrange pickup when completed, contact Alison Wiedle at 314.307.8300 or email arwiedle@sbcglobal.net. The Transition Center of St. Louis is also in need of masks. To donate, please contact Laurie Brown at laurie@csmsg.org.

MAKE BIRTHDAY CARDS FOR KIDS IN DETENTION

Episcopal City Mission/Kids in Detention volunteers are not able to host birthday parties at the St. Louis County Detention Center but will supply the center with items needed to recognize birthdays, including pizza and birthday cake. All parishioners are invited to make cards with an uplifting bible verse or simple birthday message for youth celebrating birthdays. Please leave the cards with the church receptionist Laurie Brown at laurie@csmsg.org.