the month of May, we have blessed several organizations and families
using the generous donations that our members and friends share with the
Missions Ministry. Here is a brief synopsis of the success during the
month of May.
The Food and Clothing Pantry distributed 4,280 lbs. of food to 67
families in May. Our Senior Commodity Box team distributed 55 boxes of
non-perishable food to Seniors in Cobb County. We blessed to partner
with Lost Mountain Elementary partner to distribute 50-75 lunches each
year Marietta Middle School engages in a tradition for 8th grade
students to walk from the middle school to Marietta High School. This
year Turner Chapel was a sponsor to assist with food and bags for the
event. If you look closely at the pictures you can see the TCC logo on
was used to support the effort to purchase t-shirts for all 5th grade
students that will be transitioning to middle school next school year.
We also supplied the school with 10 cases of water for students and
teachers use during the school year since the water fountains were shut
down due to the pandemic.
chairs for Beyond the Books Academy so that they would have seating for
parents and loved ones during pre-school graduation ceremony.
Mentoring for Leadership's mission is to provide high-potential,
under-resourced youth with a community mentor and academic support to
maximize their leadership and their personal, academic, and future
success. Due to budget constraints, the city school system was unable to
provide transportation for students to their annual leadership retreat.
Our donation covered the cost of 4 passenger vans for the 50 students
and chaperones to travel to the retreat. Attached are pics from the 2019
for Children Ministry is a 501c3 Christian charity that focuses on
providing orphan, homeless youth and micro-financing small business
support in Kenya. The heart of LCM is to provide family-based care for
children who have been partially or totally orphaned by the HIV/AIDS
epidemic in western Kenya. This donation allows us to sponsor 6 students
at $65 per student per month for a full year. Pictures of students in
the slide show.
Orphans Sponsored by Turner Chapel AME Church
13 Years OldGrade: 6
12 Years OldGrade: 5
9 Years OldGrade 4
15 Years OldGrade: 6
14 Years OldGrade: 8
12 Years OldGrade: 4
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