Food Bank & Garden

Food Bank & Garden

Arlington Community Services Update

501 lbs. over 2019 donations—we exceeded our 2020 goal. Thanks for your generosity! UUCJ/ACS Teamsters delivered 59 pounds on Monday.  Mary Louise Weber, Executive Director, ACS, indicated that they fed 119 folks and helped six families with rent/JEA this month. Thank you for your donations, support, and prayers during these uncertain times.  Current needs are: canned…

Arlington Community Services Update

UUCJ/ACS Teamsters delivered 48 pounds on Monday.  Mary Louise Weber, Executive Director, ACS, indicated that they fed 119 folks and helped six families with rent/JEA this month.  Thank you for your donations, support, and prayers during these uncertain times.  Current needs are: canned soup, canned peas, canned fruit, sweet potatoes, crackers, canned meats and…

Arlington Community Services Update

UUCJ is on schedule to contribute over 4,000 pounds, plus cash donations! Thanks for caring about your neighbors. UUCJ/ACS Teamsters delivered 45 pounds on Wednesday.  Mary Louise Weber, ACS Executive Director, sent the following thank you and list of needs: Your monetary support, food, and mask donations have been wonderful! We are blessed by your radical hospitality to…

Arlington Community Services Update

Three UUCJ Donors Gave 101 Pounds as of Tuesday Morning.  Great!  Arlington Community Services’ current needs are listed below. Note from Mary Louise Weber, Executive Director of ACS : Your monetary support, food, and mask donations have been wonderful!  We are blessed by your radical hospitality to serve our Arlington neighbors in need. We fed 243 folks and helped…

We Are on The Way to 4,000 pounds Plus!

UUCJ/ACS Teamsters delivered 38 pounds of groceries today.  Combining this delivery with Cyd Reider’s delivery of 28 pounds brings the total to 66 lbs. If we keep this pace, we will donate over 4,000 pounds of groceries, which is 1,000 pounds more than in 2019.   Mary Louise Weber, Executive Director of ACS, reported that they fed 112 folks and helped 19 with rent/JEA as…

4,000 Pounds in 2020?

We are closing on 3,000 pounds of contributions, which was what UUCJ members and friends donated to Arlington Community Services in 2019.  A 4,000 goal is possible if we keep the current pace of donations. Thanks for the food contributions and cash donations to ACS. UUCJ/ACS Teamsters delivered 71 pounds to ACS this Tuesday due in part to a cash donation from Marion…

Keeping the Groceries Coming

Help feed our neighbors. UUCJ/ACS Teamsters delivered 72 pounds of groceries this week and 30 last week. We are currently projecting that we could contribute 1,000 pounds more groceries than 2019.  Some UUCJ members are dropping off their grocery contributions since we no longer collect donations at UUCJ on Sundays, and several have switched to donating cash. I have to…

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