The Christmas Food Box Program began as a small ministry in 1975 serving 150 to 200 families. Then in 1983, local high schools got involved and over the last several years the program has have served over 1,000 families. This year the Christmas Food Box is designed to feed the recipient family a Christmas holiday dinner. Pre-registration is required to receive a Christmas Food Box.
DUE TO AN UNPRECEDENTED DEMAND, REGISTRATION FOR THE CHRISTMAS FOOD BOX PROGRAM IS NOW CLOSED (effective 11/14/2020).
All registered clients will receive a postcard in the mail that must be brought to Distribution Day. Distribution Day for the Christmas Food Boxes is Saturday, December 12, 2020 at St. Mary Mother of God Church, 1101 Lafayette St., from 9am to noon. The postcard and identification must be presented on Distribution Day. ONLY ONE CHRISTMAS FOOD BOX PER HOUSEHOLD ADDRESS WILL BE DISTRIBUTED.
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Please contact the parish office at (260) 424-8231 or firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
“Lord, when did we ever see you hungry…” – Matthew 25