Bill requests support for the 2021 Outreach Benefit Fund, which assists 40 Chicagoland agencies serving communities in need. Learn more or make a donation. 2021 Outreach Appeal Hi friends, my name is Bill Evertsberg and I'm one of the ministers at Kenilworth Union Church. Last week I told you that I [...]
Click here to give to the Outreach Benefit Fund. March 12, 2021 Dear friends, Rays of hope are clearly showing, but the coronavirus pandemic’s end remains over the horizon and its impact on our Outreach activities continues. We will not have our annual Outreach Benefit this year, nor will we have our Rummage [...]
Bill learns about Kenilworth Union's connection to RefugeeOne, an Outreach agency that resettles families fleeing war and persecution, from Director of Development Sara Spoonheim Amit. Sara Spoonheim Amit Bill: Hi friends, my name is Bill Evertsberg. I'm one of the ministers at Kenilworth Union Church, and this is Doogie, my assistant [...]
We need two volunteers to co-chair this year’s April 30 Outreach Benefit, which is the largest source of funds for Kenilworth Union’s Agency Grant Program.
Despite closed buildings and social distancing, this year the Day by Day committee sold its largest calendar order ever of 3,700. For the first time in their 40+ year history, calendars were sold out at Christmastime, and the mailout was the largest ever at 450 recipients—some of whom ordered in excess of 60 calendars. [...]
Last weekend, Kenilworth Union members fulfilled Christmas needs and wishes for over 200 families facing difficult circumstances this holiday. Through the annual Lawrence Hall Wish List program and the Christopher House Family-to-Family drive, church members dropped off presents, gift cards, essential items, and hoped-for toys, spreading the giving spirit in this particularly challenging season. [...]
Over 70 members of the congregation serve as liaisons to the not-for-profit agencies that apply for grants from the Kenilworth Union Outreach Fund. Liaisons are a critical link between the Outreach Committee and these agencies, both ensuring the Outreach Committee is fully informed about the agency's leadership, programs, financial condition, and volunteer opportunities, [...]
Lawrence Hall "Wish List"
Where Wishes Come True!
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Drop gifts off by December 12
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Day by Day Calendars are sold out! Thank you for another great year! To be added to the mailing list for 2022 please email firstname.lastname@example.org. Include your address and email. The Day by Day Calendar is an Outreach fundraiser. Also, it's a desktop flip calendar featuring daily quotes of [...]
Every year the Outreach Committee awards Chicago-area human service agencies with grants. We need four new members this year to review agency grant applications and participate in the process to decide which agencies to fund.