GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) - Degage Ministries opens it's doors each day to share a warm space, a hot meal and much love and understanding with many who may otherwise have to other place to turn. Every Christmas Eve, Degage Ministries sends out Christmas Bags to their neighbors in Grand Rapids' Heartside district, and they need your help. Check out their wish list for what you can donate below. As a reminder, many of Degage's neighborhood residents sleep on the street or in buildings with inadequate heating, and can use all of blankets, scarves, hats, and gloves that you can donate. Another way to support their efforts to to attend their benefit Celebrate Degage Event at Frederik Meijer Gardens on November 30. RSVP to save your seat today!
Gift Items: Handkerchiefs, card and travel games, stamps,
hand warmer,s books, puzzle books, beauty products,
soda drinks, snack food, etc.
Clothing: Hats, gloves, socks,
under garments and t-shirts.
Personal care items: Toothbrushes, toothpaste, deodorant,
disposable razors, combs, washcloths,
chap stick, nail clippers, small tissue packs,
shampoo, body wash and lotion.
Celebrate Degage Ministries
Starts 6:30pm, Dinner 7pm
Frederik Meijer Gardens
616-454-1661 ext 10
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