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Fill the Truck - Flyer

Supporting the work of the Midwest Missions Distribution Center, Chatham, IL

Midwest Mission is a cooperating depot with the UMCOR relief supply network. They partner in reaching out in times of crisis and in supporting many mission outreach programs. 

They also help to sustain everyday life by providing the basic necessities to people who lack access to these essential supplies.

  • SPECIAL NEED FOR THIS YEAR (MMDC is in relationship with mission projects and missionaries who still need layettes)

    • Receiving Blankets

    • Gowns 0-6 months

    • Cloth Diapers 

  • Midwest Missions needs kits of all types and items to put into kit

  • By donating complete kits, financial gifts or items to put into kits, YOU make a tangible difference in the lives of our sister and brothers.

  • Clean-up, Health, Layette, Sewing and School Kits are all needed.

  • Specific Midwest Mission items for refurbishing: Used Sewing Machines and Used Bicycles

  • Bring your gift and Kits to “The Truck” located in Vet’s Auditorium the parking lot, during Annual Conference. Feel free to contact MMDC for more information and to participate in these and other mission opportunities. www.midwestmission.org

  • KIT ASSEMBLY AND DONATION INSTRUCTIONS:
    • ALL items in kits and for kits must be NEW
    • Kits are carefully planned to make them usable in any number of situations
    • Please DO NOT add extra items to kits.
  • Financial donations to help with delivery costs are most welcome.
  • ALL checks should be made to “MMDC” and turned in at the truck
  • For more information about “Fill The Truck” Please contact Pastor Catie Newman, IAUMC Disaster Preparedness and Response Coordinator. 712-899-4067 or disaster.response@iaumc.org

Fitwalk Challenge

  • Bishop’s Fitness Walk: Sunday June 10, 6:00 am to 8:00 am. Join us on a 5K walk/run to raise monies for The Bishop’s Fit Challenge. The route will be on the Principal Riverwalk Trail along the Des Moines River in downtown Des Moines. Registration fee is $15. REGISTER ONLINE. Contact Kae Tritle at bktritle@msn.com for more information.