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Parent's Corner

Kidwise Service & Family Event

Family Life Presents a Kidwise Service & Family Fellowship Event on Saturday, December 15th during Kidwise and after church.  This event will take place in the Holy Cross cafeteria and gym.  This event is so epic, you will not want to miss it:-) 

Service project- 
we will be packing backpacks full of food for all 341 of the students at Bloomingdale Elementary located on Orchard St. (near Wells St.).  Bloomingdale Elementary is an inner city school that serves lower income students.  A Fort Wayne business is graciously donating the food for kids at Bloomingdale to enjoy over their holiday break.  We need lots of volunteers to set up for this project.  If you can help, please let Tama Brenneke (739-6504 or tbrenneke@holycrossfw.org) know.  

Fellowship Event- 
after Kidwise & church that evening, we will have food and fellowship in the cafeteria.  We will be decorating Christmas cookies, making a Christmas craft, playing Christmas BINGO with prizes, and if you like dodge ball we will have that available in the gym.  I hope your family will join us!

Volunteer Opportunities

  • 4:00 pm - helpers to carry all the food down to the cafeteria and organize it.

  • 5:00 pm - adult volunteers to stand at the different food stations and put the items in the backpacks as the children are walking through the line.

  • 5:45 pm - help carry the packed backpacks out to the truck 

  • 6:00 pm - help serve dinner to our families

  • 6:15 pm - craft helpers & BINGO helpers

  • 7:45 pm - help clean up

Thank you for your consideration!  Our monthly topic for December is Compassion and this project is a wonderful learning experience for us all!

God's Blessings!

Tamber Schorey