Monday, January 18, 2010

Haiti Response from the Lynchburg District of the United Methodist Church

100,000 Meals for Haiti -- Challenge
The 92 United Methodist Churches of the Lynchburg District are going to team up with "Stop Hunger Now" to package 100,000 meals for the people of Haiti.

When?  Monday, January 18 from 3 PM to 9 PM

Where?  Jefferson Forest High School in Forest, Virginia
Cost?  .25 cents per meal or $25,000. Stop by any of our 92 Local United Methodist Churches or mail a check to Lynchburg District Office at 621 Court St., Lynchburg, VA 24504. All donations will be used exclusively for Haiti meals.
Who?  Everyone from age 2 to 92 can help package meals. Several assembly lines will be running continuously. You can stay one hour or six.
"Stop Hunger Now" provides nutritious meals filled with rice, dried vegetable flavoring and other nutrients that are used for school lunch programs and needy families all over the world.
This Monday we will package 100,000 meals to help those effected by the earthquake Haiti. They will be shipped within days to Haiti where they are needed.
Join the 100,000 Meal for Haiti Challenge. Let's provide a helping hand where it is needed most.
Tell your friends and neighbors and join the challenge today.

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