Homes are flooded near the Addicks Reservoir after floodwaters from Tropical Storm Harvey poured foot after foot of rain on Houston, Texas. David J. Phillip/AP
Bring donations for flood victims to the New Life Center and Ken’s Kar Kare
Recovery and healing from the destruction of Hurricane Harvey has been an ongoing effort for residents since it slammed into the coast near Corpus Christi, Texas, August 25. Where Harvey hit hardest, including Houston, 80 percent of homeowners lack flood insurance, making them dependent on private charity and government assistance.
Drop off donations for the flood victims in Houston at Ken’s Kar Kare in Fowler, now through September 16, and at the New Life Center in Lansing, now through September 15. (NO cash donations are being accepted)
Hours for the donation drop:
- Monday – Friday now through September 15, from 9 am – 12 pm, at the New Life Center, 1601 East Grand River, Lansing, MI 48906 and we will deliver your items to Ken’s Kar Kare by September 16.
- Monday through Friday, 8 am – 5 pm, now through September 15, and Saturday, September 16, from 10 am – 3 pm to Ken’s Kar Kare, 10653 W. M-21, Fowler, MI 48835. There is a large truck trailer in the parking lot and it would be nice to fill it!
The most needed items are:
- Baby formula
- Baby food
- Feminine products
- Socks (unopened packages)
- Underwear(unopened packages)
- Blankets, shoes, and clothing are extremely helpful, but gently used items only.
- Small toys and clean stuffed animals
Thanks to the sponsors of the trailer, Simon Brothers Trucking, Ken’s Kar Kare, family-owned by Ken and Kathy Farley, and Jeepend. Special thanks to Chuck Biewer, of St. John’s, a longtime supporter of the New Life Center, for volunteering to coordinate delivery of the donations.
Check out these upcoming prayer vigils, fundraisers, pro-life training opportunities and conferences in September and October
September 5 until the end of the year
Day 41 Prayer Vigil efforts in Lansing to end abortion
St. Joseph’s Cemetery
2520 West Willow Street
Lansing, MI 48917
Map and Directions
For locations of Solemn Prayer Vigils throughout the USA, click here.
40 Days for Life Campaign Ann Arbor
September 27 – November 5
Public right-of-way outside
3100 Professional Drive
Ann Arbor, Michigan
Click here for more information
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St. Paul Street Evangelization, a grassroots, evangelization organization, is hosting a number of training opportunities and a Gala Dinner this month.
September 9 | Mini-Basic Evangelization Trianing, Canton, MI
September 15 | 5th Anniversary Gala Dinner, Detroit, MI
September 21-24 | SPSE Leadership Training Institute, Detroit, MI
September 30 | Basic Evangelization Training, Plymouth, MI
SPSE is dedicated to responding to the mandate of Jesus to preach the Gospel to all nations to the streets. SPSE does this in a non-confrontational way, allowing the Holy Spirit to move in hearts and to provide an avenue for you to share the Person of Jesus Christ with a hungry culture.
October 1 from 2:30 – 3:30 pm
Location is along Grand River Avenue in Lansing, East Lansing, Okemos, Williamston
Donation Goal: $40,000
Funds raised will go to help CADSA provide scholarships, programs, education, advocacy, and outreach to individuals with Down syndrome and their families in our Mid-Michigan Community!
- Diapers (newborn to size 6)
- Household cleaning supplies