Our Community Outreach Committee proudly supports & works with these organizations & more . . .

How you can give of your time, talents & treasures?

Looking to get involved in a way you never have before? Prayerfully consider joining the Community Outreach Committee to help a little or a lot depending on what your schedule allows!! Grab a friend & join us today. We believe that our faith should make a difference in our lives & the world in which we live. Our members & friends venture into Waukesha & beyond, through our involvement in a wide variety of volunteer opportunities.

Hope Center: Please sign-up at the welcome table to help serve or provide dinner, cakes &/or milk for Sunday, September 25 • 1:45 - 3:30pm. See bulletin or Beyond Sunday email for full details.

Hope Center: is now open to donations being dropped off M - F 8 am – 4 pm. No appointment needed. Their Wish List includes hygiene items like shampoo & conditioner, Body Wash, Body Lotion & Deodorant. Also, Men’s & Women’s Ankle Socks, Men’s Boxers, Men’s undershirts, Bed sheets, Towels & sunscreen & bug spray.

The Women’s Center: The following items are currently high-priority: Canned Pasta, mashed potatoes, rice mixes, dry pasta mixes, Hamburger Helper, Ranch/Italian Dressing, flour, sugar, hand towels, Gas Cards, Tracfone minutes, latex-free disposable gloves, Women’s flip-flops (M-XL). Only new items can be accepted. Please drop off in box next to our Church Food Pantry Box through August. Also check their website at twcwaukesha.org/get-help for an updated "wish list”.

An Act of Kindness for the Ukraine people: Anyone wishing to donate to the Ukraine Relief Fund can do so by sending a contribution to: United Church of Christ, 459 Gray Rd, De Forest WI 53532. Mention that you are from E & R UCC, Waukesha, WI.

Family Promise of Waukesha: Gift cards for supplies always needed, even for families who have graduated from the program. They can be mailed to: Family Promise, PO Box 66, Waukesha 53187.

Children’s Book Drive: sponsored by the Women’s Fellowship is ongoing until further notice. Please donate new & slightly used books for kids 12 & under. Look for Bookcase in Fellowship Hall. Donations will be made to Family Promise of Waukesha & The Big Yellow House of Family Service. Martha Merrill’s Book Store will provide a discount if you mention our Church name, E & R UCC c/o Kris DeKarske.

The next Community Outreach Committee meeting will be via Zoom on Thursday, January 19, 2023, at 7 pm.