We would like to announce a very generous receipt from the Erie Insurance Giving Network. Erie Insurance has supported us in our Annual Pledge Campaign in the amount of $10,000. Thank you for believing in us!
Thank you to 55 generous donors raising $5,231 on August 8th. We have been blessed!
Welcome Mabel Howard, our new Director at Bethany Outreach! Diane Giannelli, our Founder, will be retiring on August 16th. Diane has loved serving our neighbors and friends on Erie’s east side through the Bethany Outreach Center for the past seven years and Bethany Lutheran Church and Luther Memorial since 1997.
JULY STATS: 326 (132 unduplicated) families visited the Food Pantry. 345 families (204 unduplicated) families visited our Clothes Closet. 2,087 pounds of donations were made to the Clothes Closet and 36 unduplicated Volunteers gave 684.75 hours of their time! Bethany is truly blessed!
JUNE STATS: 389 families (155 unduplicated) visited the Food Pantry, 403 families( 219 unduplicated) visited the Clothes Closet, 3,847 pounds of donations were made to the closet. This was all accomplished with the help of 32 unduplicated volunteers who gave 687.75 hours of service!
APRIL STATS: Food Pantry: 361 Family Visits (140 unduplicated), Clothes Closet: 328 Visits (200 unduplicated), 2,881 pounds of donations were made and 57 volunteers donated 709.75 hours!
Food Pantry: 407 family visits by 161 unduplicated families. Clothes Closet: 267 visits by 153 unduplicated families. 60 Volunteers served 803 hours! 1,700 pounds of donations were received. Here is our Impact Teen Group God is Great. God is Good. God is in our neighborhood!
Please mark your calendar: Story Time will begin again on April 15th. See the full details on the Event page.
FEBRUARY STATS: Food Pantry: 226 families visited (124 unduplicated). Clothes Closet: 292 families visited (202 unduplicated). 3,131 pounds of donations came through the door. Volunteers: 40 unduplicated individuals gave 633.50 hours of their time.