Newman UCC To Collect for Local Shelters
Newman Congregational Church in Rumford is collecting new twin size sheets to donate to a local shelter for domestic violence victims. When clients are ready to leave the shelter, they will be able to take the sheets with them. The sheets can be dropped off at the church by appointment Monday - Friday 9 AM - noon, by calling 401-434-4742 X10.
Newman UCC is also collecting funds to purchase blankets from Church World Service to donate to the shelter. The clients will also be able to take the blankets with them when they leave. The cost of one blanket is $10. Donations can be made at www.newmanucc.org/give using the CWS Blanket option. This collection will run through the month of June.
Newman UCC is an Open and Affirming congregation of the United Church of Christ and extends this invitation to one and all, living out the example of Jesus’ extravagant welcome.
Newman Congregational Church, United Church of Christ is located at 100 Newman Avenue, Rumford, RI 02916
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