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Hunger and Missions are sponsoring another Food/Supply Drive as the needs are still great. It is going to focus on two of our church’s significant partners, Baldwin Center in Pontiac and Redford Brightmoor Initiative in Detroit. The following items can be dropped off in the bins at the Main Entrance door at the Birmingham Campus...
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Our summer intern program in partnership with Baldwin Center in Pontiac has an immediate need for one additional intern for this summer. Interns work with Baldwin’s summer day camp program; this program that engages elementary school children in the Pontiac Community is being modified to operate safely during the COVID-19 pandemic. If you are interested,...
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Food and Supply Drive Results Thank you, thank you! Your generous response to the great needs right now due to COVID-19 was overwhelming. Eight organizations from Flint to Pontiac to Detroit received a van load of food and supplies that they needed. Also thank you to the volunteers who helped sort all of the donations...
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Have you ever wondered where a single act of kindness may lead and what lives it may touch? Two letters recently received by our church shed light on just how far a kind touch can travel.
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If you would like to support relief efforts for the flood victims in Midland, Michigan you can donate to UMCOR by: Donating online here and designating your gift as UMCOR By a check payable to Birmingham First and designated as UMCOR Text XXX UMCOR to 248-368-0033 where XXX is the dollar amount without a dollar...
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The church may be closed but it doesn’t stop the Streethreads team from being the hands and feet of Christ in Detroit. They recently made a trip to Central UMC in Detroit to help feed their friends at The NOAH Project. One of the Streethreads volunteers, Jim Valiquett, graciously donned his mask and gloves and traveled downtown...
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Birmingham and Berkley First United Methodist Churches are holding an all-community food drive to benefit local organizations until May 21, 2020. While the spread of COVID-19 may be slowing, the needs of the community are not. Organizations that will benefit from this food drive include: Redford Brightmoor Initiative in Redford Hope Warming & Hospitality Center...
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How Your Gifts Are Helping We are continually partnering with local and international organizations to help provide basic needs to our brothers and sisters in Christ. Hunger Funds We are thankful to have sent funds on behalf of the Hunger Team to Forgotten Harvest, Gleaners, Hope Hospitality and Warming Shelters, and the Baldwin Center. These...
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If you are a Kroger shopper, signing up for Kroger Community Rewards can benefit the Hunger Ministry of Birmingham and Berkley First, which in turn feeds people locally and globally. Click here to register, and when asked for an organization, put in “First United Methodist Church of Birmingham DH313”. Already registered? Check your receipts at...
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We are continuing to collect food and supplies. A collection box has been placed outside the main entrance door. You may drop off your food and supplies donations at any time. Please adhere to the critical social distancing guidelines below. Suggested items include Non-perishable food such as canned goods, cereal, mac n’ cheese, peanut butter,...
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