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Mennonite Central Committee
Posted On: Wednesday, April 4, 2018 - 4:35pm
"And let us consider how to provoke one another to love and good deeds....” (Hebrews 10:24) Here are the Ohio Relief Sale, we want to be transparent about what your funds support. Below is Mennonite Central Committee's 2017 Annual Reports and summary. Copied directly from Mennonite Central Committee's website... In MCC’s work in the U.S. and across the globe, we see our partners, workers,...
15 Passenger Van Donation
Posted On: Thursday, March 29, 2018 - 10:00am
Large Donations: What would you like to buy at the Relief Sale? Our Large Donations Coordinator, Paul Bontrager, is looking for suggestions for large donations. Before he asks for a donation worth $1,000 or more, he'd like to have at least one confirmed buyer for that item. If you know you're going to buy an item or service anyway, we'd love to have you buy it at the Relief Sale! You can feel...
Ohio Relief Sale Quilt now in Russia
Posted On: Sunday, November 26, 2017 - 6:58pm
/*-->*/ It's amazing how our Ohio Relief Sale quilts travel! At our recent Year-End Meeting, our Quilt Committee Chairperson, Susan Hofstetter, relayed the story of a 2017 buyer who purchased fifteen Ohio quilts to hang in United States embassies and consulates around the world. Wishing to remain anonymous, the buyer works for the United States State Department and was inspired by the story...
Doyle Miller and his 2017 Donation
Posted On: Tuesday, July 4, 2017 - 12:55pm
Woodworking is a labor of love, and Doyle Miller certainly loves his craft. His donated wood "art" shows not only his generousity, but his formidable woodworking skills. Doyle grew up in Walnut Creek in Holmes County and credits his early interest in woodworking to his teachers at tiny Walnut Creek High School. His first lessons were in his 7th and 8th grade Industrial Arts Classes. After high...
Posted On: Wednesday, June 21, 2017 - 8:33pm
What's our calling? To be like Christ... By Marlin Troyer My great-uncle Alvin was a delight to be with, inquisitive, likeable and talkative to a fault. One day he told me he would have loved to have made a living as a wood crafter. But growing up during the great depression, he found work and latched on to it because any job was a lifeline. The wistfulness in his face attested to life of denial...

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