Outreach and Service
Sunday, June 3
EPLC will be travelling to the Humboldt Park neighborhood to serve a meal with the Night Ministry. Shoppers are needed to purchase items for those meals. A project board with needed food/items will be availalbe in Nordblad Atrium in early May. Volunteers will be needed on friday, June 3rd, to prepare the meals. 4-6 adults will be required to travel to Humbold Park on June 3 to transport and distribute the food.
Collections are taken throughout the year, please keep an eye on the announcements for more information.
USO @ O'Hare
Collections are taken for the USO @ O'Hare throughout the year. Please keep an eye on the announcements for dates.
New Hope Food Pantry Collection
We collect shelf-stable food and toiletries on an ongoing basis for New Hope Food Pantry located in Norwood Park. Please put food in the shopping cart located in the Narthex.
Chicago Food Depository Service Opportunity
New Hope Food Pantry in Norwood Park currently provides a team of 20 people that volunteer once a month on Saturday mornings at the Chicago Food Depository. They often need a few people to fill-in or be available as last minute substitutes. Questions? Contact Kathy Erlandson for more information.
Holy Family School
The annual Toy Collection for Holy Family's Little Learners Preschool is underway. Names of children are available at the WElcome Center. Gifts must be returned to EPLC no later than Firday, December 15th.
Concordia Place Wishing Stars Project
Once again EPLC will be supporting Concordia Place by purchasing Christmas gifts for children and seniors. Names are available at the Welcome Center. Return wrapped gifts to the Welcome Center by December 3rd.
Collections for Refugee One take place throughout the year for various items. Please watch for information in the weekly announcements and monthly newsletters.