Oakland Baptist Church
Monday, December 18, 2017
Growing a Loving Church

Where Have Donations Gone?

 

WHERE HAVE DONATIONS GONE?

 

Below is a partial from recent years:


We are honored to help support the following regularly:

 

Beds for Kids                             

 

Bethany Christian Services

 

Byrd Elementary

 

Goochland Clothes Closet

 

Goochland Elementary

 

Goshen Baptist Association – RuraLove

 

Jouett Elementary                     

 

Louisa Resource Council      

 

Louisa Santa Council 

 

Louisa Sherriff’s Office

 

Randolph Elementary 

 

 

We have also purchased new underwear & socks for Jouett Elementary, Byrd Elementary, Randolph Elementary, & Goochland Elementary Schools to be kept in the clinics for accidents.

 

 

 

·       We have purchased new swings for the playground at Oakland

 

·       The nursery & preschool area has been redecorated

 

·       New mulch purchased for the playground at Oakland

 

·       New high chairs and booster seats for the fellowship hall

 

·       New rocking chair & cribs for the nursery

 

·       Baby changing stations in the bathrooms

 

·       Donated new crib to RuraLove

 

·       Donated mattresses, cradle, and bedding items to Beds 4 Kids

 

·       New puzzles & toys for the nursery and preschool areas

 

·       New outdoor games for our youth basketballs, badminton / Volleyball

 

·       Purchase new equipment for the sale; new clothing & shoe racks, new scanners, new monitors, & new signage.

 

·       Donated old shoe racks to Goshen Baptist Association – RuraLove

 

·       Donated clothing to Thomas Jefferson Elementary school for earthquake affected families.

 

O  Over 50 individual children in our community have “shopped” through the donated clothing & items. 

 

·       We have purchased stuffed animal making kits for a ministry team in South Dakota. They used these items during a mission trip to the Cannonball Indian Reservation.

 

·        Learning Resources for the Youth Classroom, College & Career Classroom, and the Children's Sunday School.

 

·        T-shirts for all youth going on annual summer mission trips.

 

·        Financial support for Gheorge Rudi who is an Indigenous Missionary in Moldova for a Children’s Ministry.

 

      13 children received clothing from Fall 2013 sale

 

          We also purchased, gloves, socks, underwear, boots & shoes for 2 children.

 

    Richmond Church Children (These are a regular that we help  with church shoes & clothes)

 

          2 families were our Special Shoppers after the Santa Breakfast

 

     Purchased a winter coat for 1 child at GES

 

    Spent $185.25 of the proceeds to help fill the Shoe Boxes for Operation Christmas Child that was coordinated by the WOM.

     Made a monetary donation to the Ruth School in Romania. For more information on the Ruth Project, visit their website: http://project-ruth.org/