Grace United Methodist Church offers a way to save money on your food budget! Angel Food Ministries buys a variety of fresh food in bulk and sells it in prepackaged boxes once a month at a savings of over 50%. There are no rules to qualify and no applications. You can find the monthly menu at www.angelfoodministries.com and on display at Grace United Methodist Church located at N2133 Southgate Terrace in Wautoma (off Hwy. 22 South). Stop in Monday-Thursday from 9:00 a.m. until Noon or on Sunday morning, call us at 787-4668, or e-mail us through our website www.graceumcwautoma.org to place your order. Sign up and payment due by August 22. Pickup is August 28 at 1:30-2:00 p.m. at Grace UMC.
Ruby’s Pantry Food Distribution to be held in Wautoma on Saturday, September 4th
Ruby’s Pantry is a Christian non-profit whose mission is to distribute corporate surplus food to help fight poverty and hunger in rural communities for those with low resources. All who are in need are welcome. Ruby’s Pantry is partnering with Crossroads Family Church and Grace United Methodist Church (others welcome) to set up and distribute food once a month, typically on the first Saturday. The distribution takes place at Crossroads Family Church Gym (640 S. Water St. Wautoma). Registration begins at 8:00 a.m. with distribution by 9:00 a.m. Individuals and families wishing to participate are encouraged to bring boxes or laundry baskets to carry the food received, as large quantities will be given out. A cash donation is appreciated to help offset costs, but not required to receive food. Volunteers are welcome between the hours of 6:00 -11:00 a.m.