Seafarers’ Ministry Christmas Gift Box Program Starts Sunday September 20th thru Sunday October 18th
Ascension Episcopal Church and Ascension Episcopal School are sponsoring the Seafarers’ Ministry Christmas Box Program starting September 20th and running the full month until Sunday October 18th. There are collection areas in the Narthex of the Sanctuary, church office and the school office.
Suggestions for the most requested items include disposable razors, shaving cream, toothbrushes, toothpaste, deodorant, soap, pens, paper and envelopes, playing cards. See the expanded list on the flyer for other suggestions. Last year, 123 shoe boxes were packed by Ascension School students as an outreach project and delivered to the Howard T. Telepsen Seafarer’s Center shortly after Thanksgiving. Let’s meet last year’s number, or BEAT IT!!
We need shoeboxes!