Longview Community Ministries’ Week 2013
April 14th through April 20th
Longview Community Ministries will celebrate LCM Week April 14 through April 20. The purpose of this week is to publicize our programs and to emphasize to the community the various outreach ministry opportunities. Church and civic leaders will spread the message as to what can be accomplished through community giving and involvement.
Also, the public is invited to an Open House at Longview Community Ministries on Monday, April 14th from 11:00 to 1:00 p.m. at 506 N. Second St. Come see for yourself how LCM’s facility and programs work.
Programs that are sponsored by LCM include: The Food Box, the largest food pantry in Longview, assisting families with donated food items from individuals, businesses and churches; Brown Bag, a monthly grocery delivery to homebound and elderly citizens; Meals on Wheels, hot meals delivered to persons daily by volunteers; Coats for Kids, takes place in November, giving the city’s underprivileged children the opportunity to shop for a new coat; Family Crisis Service Center, offers compassion to families in crisis, providing food, shelter, prescription assistance using trained volunteer caseworkers, supervised by LCM staff; Learning Lab provides training skills for jobs, computer skills, and other special needs.
New updated LCM brochures are distributed to church partners throughout the community. Brochures and LCM speakers are available to any group upon request.
For more information about Longview Community Ministries Week and programs contact Lisa Simmons at 903-753-3561 ext. 207,
or Donna Sharp at 903-753-3561 ext. 202,