Souper Bowl of Caring
Collection Dates: February 11 and 12, 2023
The Souper Bowl of Caring is an Annual Fund Raiser for the local food pantries. All proceeds will directly and exclusively support our local Fayette County food pantry: the A.M.E.N. Pantry. The Lutheran Youth Organization (LYO) of Martin Luther Lutheran Church has led this effort for many years. They continue this excellent fundraiser for hunger relief this year,
How to Participate
*Look for the LYO members holding the large soup pots after worship on the 2nd weekend of February.
*Bring in monetary gifts for A.M.E.N.. Place these in the “Soup Pots” at the sanctuary entrances. For gifts placed in the Soup Pots, Cash or check accepted. Make checks payable to: MLLC LYO; memo line: Souper Bowl. No amount is too small or too large.
*You may give using a designation on your regular offering envelope – note: Souper Bowl.
*You can give through the mllccarmine.com web site. Here is the link to our giving page. This will provide a link to our official, secure, online giving page. At the bottom of the list of funds you will find “Souper Bowl of Caring”. That is the fund line you will use to choose your amount of giving.
*All gifts will be processed by the LYO and forwarded to the two recipient groups.
*If you will not be able to attend worship on the designated dates, or you simply forget to bring something to give on those dates, feel free to mail your Souper Bowl of Caring gifts to the church office by March 1, 2023.
The LYO has Big Plans to help our neighbors in need:
*Our goal is to collect at least $500 for our local food pantry.
*We have been generous here at Martin Luther over the years. Let’s work together to make 2023 our best year ever as we serve our neighbors in need.
*This is a nationwide effort. In recent years about $5-10 million was generated by 6,000-10,000 groups across the USA each year.
*The official web site is: www.souperbowl.org