Other Projects Blog

Women Helping Women of South Hills – Craft and Vendor Fair

GOOD SHEPHERD LUTHERAN CHURCH AND BOWER HILL COMMUNITY CHURCH PRESENT: —WOMEN HELPING WOMEN OF SOUTH HILLS— CRAFT AND VENDOR FAIR BENEFITING FAMILY PROMISE OF SWPA Saturday, November 3 — 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. See what’s new for the holidays in Fashion, Accessories, Jewelry, Skin Care, Cosmetics, Home Décor, Sweet Treats, Chance Auction, 50/50 Raffle, and […]

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Tasty Coffee, Tea, and Cocoa  for a Great Cause

For 15 years Bower Hill Community Church has served Fair Trade coffee and tea during Fellowship Time and church events. Congregation members are also able to purchase coffee, tea, and cocoa. Our coffee, teas, and cocoa are all from Equal Exchange worker cooperatives. Through Equal Exchange, small scale farmers not only receive a significantly larger […]

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Women Helping Women – Craft/Vendor Fair

On Saturday, November 3, Bower Hill Church, in partnership with Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, will hold a craft/vendor fair called Women Helping Women, with proceeds benefiting Family Promise.  If you are a woman crafter or vendor and are interested in participating in this event, or if you are interested in helping, please call 412-276-2446. See […]

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Unity Food Pantry Collection

Our next collection date will be Sunday, September 9. As we enter the Fall, the greatest need at the Pantry is for boxed cereal, cream soups, and beef soups. They are also beginning to assemble foods that will be needed for holiday distribution to client families at Thanksgiving and Christmas. This includes boxed potato mixes […]

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Western PA Diaper Bank

Our next collection date for disposable diapers will be Sunday, September 16. Sizes 4, 5 and 6 are most in need for babies. XL diapers are needed for the geriatric population. The collection container is the Pack’N Play, which is located in the hallway directly outside of the Nursery. To make a tax-deductible monetary donation, […]

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Mission & Outreach Committee Update

Members of BHCC actively participate in many mission projects throughout the year. These include but are not limited to: hosting Family Promise families for a week, traveling to Haiti as part of our water purification project, and growing organic produce in Sandi’s Garden for SHIM’s food pantry. But, did you know that your pledging also […]

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Western PA Diaper Bank

The next quarterly collection of disposable baby and adult diapers is scheduled for Sunday, June 17. Sizes 4, 5 and 6 are most in need for babies. XL diapers are needed for the geriatric population. The collection container is the Pack’N Play, which is located in the hallway directly outside of the Nursery. Tax-deductible monetary […]

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Mission Committee Update

The Western Pennsylvania Diaper Bank collection resumes deliveries on a quarterly basis in 2018.  The first collection will be in March. On February 17, BHCC’s members participated in a “One-Day Plunge” at the        Pittsburgh Project.  Mission Facilitation funds covered the adult participants who worked with our youth during this one-day event. Mission and Outreach, […]

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