Alternative Christmas Market 2015 Results

Thank you, thank you, thank you!!! LAUMC is awesome! The Alternative Christmas Market results are in and your generous contributions will help the following organizations, programs and agencies greatly:

Habitat for Humanity - $462
Homeless Meals & Toiletries - $405
LAUMC Preschool - $250
Hoffman House – $285
Toberman Neighborhood Center - $190
ESL Breakfast Club - The Neighborhood - $410
Imagine No Malaria - $600
L.B. Immigrant Rights Coalition - $205
Get on the Bus - $445
COA - $100
CSULB Scientists Camp for Homeless kids - $855
Haiti EXPO - $70
Heifer Project Int.- $985
Project Totals $5,262

Your purchases and donations for the Third World Gifts and Handarts totaled $700; Haiti EXPO sales totaled $215; sales from Hands of Hope totaled $278 and sales from iSanctuary totaled $231; and LAUMC Preschool totaled $93. Also the Imagine no Malaria cause was able to get a matching donation of $600. If you add all of this together, a total of $7,379 was raised! The Church and Society Commission would like to thank each of you who helped to make this annual event such a success. Because of your caring, hundreds of people locally and worldwide will benefit from your gifts. And, a special thanks to the many church committees that sponsored projects, individual volunteers who staffed tables, the Church and Society Commission volunteers for all their help. Allison Brammer, Committee Chair