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- $10,000 Grant Received from the Stabler Foundation
At a meeting of the Board of Directors of The Donald B. and Dorothy L. Stabler Foundation held last month, a grant in the amount of $10,000 was approved for Derry Church to be used for repointing our historic bell tower. The work on this $34,000 project to repair and restore a portion of the Chapel's masonry will begin this spring.
- One-Minute Answers to Your Important Questions: Third in a Series
This week Pastor Stephen takes less than a minute to answer a new question raised by a recent church officer survey: can the post worship fellowship food be less fancy?
- March 2019 Financial Snapshot
Cash Flow - Operating Fund as of 2/28/19
Actual Budgeted Income YTD $231,476 $214,106 Expenses YTD $269,256 $208,076 Surplus (Deficit) YTD ($37,780) $6,030
Mission & Peace moved some of their expense to earlier in the year, and per-capita and insurance were paid for the year in February. Questions? Contact Steven Guenther, treasurer.
- Today/Tonight: One More Isaac's Fundraiser!
10 am - 9 pm Thursday, Mar 21 at Isaac's Restaurant in Hummelstown
Can we beat the February total of $243 for school scholarships for Presbyterian Education Board students in Pakistan? Let’s find out! Bring this form along with your friends and family and enjoy a delicious meal -- last chance in 2019!
- Krislund Camp 2019 Summer Registration Open
- Kids to Krislund Fundraising Dinner & Auction: Apr 28
3-6 pm Sunday, April 28 at the Krislund Camp RC (Recreation Center)
Join us at Krislund Camp for an afternoon of fun and fellowship as we raise money to fund our "Campership" program, which provides financial assistance to those campers who might otherwise not be able to experience Krislund. The afternoon starts with a reception at 3 pm, followed by a delicious home-cooked meal and auction featuring unique items from local craftspeople. $50/person or $100/couple. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org or call (814) 422-8878 by April 20.
- New Member Classes Begin April 28
9:15 am Sunday, Apr 28 in the Lounge • Repeated 6-7 pm Wednesdays beginning May 1Meet church staff and leaders and find out more about the mission and ministry of Derry Church and how you can get involved. Those who decide to join will be received as members at the 10:30 am service on Sunday, May 26. Register by Wednesday, Apr 24 (717-533-9667).
- 11th Annual Mission Classic: June 1
8 am Saturday, June 1 at Deer Valley Golf Course, HummelstownThis four-person scramble offers lots of contests. If you don’t have a foursome, sign up and we’ll make a group for you. Proceeds will benefit the Hershey Food Bank and Community Outreach which provides for those who are in need of food and household items throughout the Hershey area. Download a brochure.
Did You Know?
Food Bank Sunday on the second Sunday of every month is the designated day to drop off non-perishable foods for the Hershey Food Bank... but donations are accepted any time: find collection baskets/containers at our main entrances. Here's a list of the Hershey Food Bank's most-needed items.