People of all ages are involved in service and relief projects, giving time and money to specific ministries. The congregation regularly collects food, provides blankets, and assembles school and heath kits in response to local and international needs.
Food For Manna on Main Street
During April we are collecting cans of fruit for Manna on Main Street. Please drop items off at Plains Mennonite Church.
MCC Project for April & May: Relief Kits
During April and May we are collecting relief kit items for MCC to distribute to people around the world whose lives have been disrupted by war or disaster. Kit items may be left at the MCC table in the foyer. Please limit your generosity to the following NEW items left in their original packaging:
- 4 large bars bath soap (leave in wrapper)
- Shampoo (1-2 bottles totaling more than 20oz; place in resealable plastic bag)
- 4 large bars laundry soap (such as Fels Naptha ®, Sunlight® or Zote®)
- 4 adult-size toothbrushes (in manufacturer’s package)
- 4 new bath towels (medium weight, dark or bright colors, approx. 29 in. x 60 in.)
- 2 wide-tooth combs (6–8 in.)
- 1 fingernail clipper (good quality)
- 1 box adhesive bandages (minimum 40, assorted)
- Sanitary pads (THIN, 1-2 packages, minimum 28 pads total)
MCC will provide toothpaste.
If you’d like to donate cash towards shipping costs, it costs $40 to ship 10 relief kits.