PROJECT HOPE SUMMER ALMSGIVING INITIATIVE
HOW CAN ASCENSION PARISHIONERS HELP?
PLEASE SUPPORT PROJECT HOPE This summer presents extra financial hardship for families in need throughout our Lake County area. Please share from your heart, by participating in Ascension’s collection of: pre-paid gas cards, Jewel cards, canned goods and non-perishable food items as well as extra summer/lightweight clothing (all ages/sizes) to our military heroes and their families served by Midwest Veterans Closet. Labeled baskets and envelopes are located outside the Fellowship Hall.
DONATION ITEMS DROP OFF:
- Please drop off donations Sunday mornings; or, Monday - Fridays from 10 am-3 pm in the labeled baskets located outside Ascension's Fellowship Hall.
Purchase a Jewel Gift Card
CAN I MAKE A MONETARY DONATION INSTEAD?
If you desire to contribute financially, please mail a check payable to Ascension of Our Lord, with "Project HOPE Fund” in the memo, and mail to:
Ascension of Our Lord
1207 Riverwoods Rd.
Lincolnshire, IL 60069
WHAT IS Project HOPE?
“Project HOPE” (Humanitarian Outreach and Philanthropic Engagement was created by the Greek Orthodox Metropolis of Chicago (“Metropolis”) to partner with local parishes to help provide food security and stable housing to those in need. At this time, Ascension will assist in meeting the needs of local homeless and working poor families served by Vernon Hills Township Food Pantry, as well as veterans and families served by the Midwest Veteran’s Closet.
Project HOPE maintains the anonymity of all beneficiaries and does not share information about its beneficiaries without their prior consent.