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Great Coffee, Tea, and Cocoa for a Great Cause

For over a decade, 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 […]

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Produce to People – July 18, 2015

Produce to People is a joint venture of the Pittsburgh Presbytery and Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank, distributing healthy food and fresh produce to those individuals and families at risk in our area. Bower Hill will assist with this program on Saturday, July 18. We will meet on the North Side at the Martin Luther […]

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Compassionate Friends – Butterfly Event

The Pittsburgh Chapter of the Compassionate Friends invites you to participate in its first butterfly release to be held on Sunday, September 27, at 2:30 p.m. on the church lawn. Compassionate Friends is a self-help organization offering friendship, understanding, and hope to bereaved parents, siblings, and grandparents who are grieving the death of a child. […]

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COFFEE, TEA, AND COCOA FOR A GREAT CAUSE

For over a decade, 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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Silent Giant – Green Grocers

For well over 20 years, members of our church have been involved in a very meaningful, worthwhile outreach that is often in the background of all the mission projects that happen because of BHCC.   Each and every Sunday, a member(s) of our church drive to the Giant Eagle at Village Square in Bethel Park, load […]

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Presbyterian Coffee Project

A Note of Thanks to All Who Bought Fair Trade Coffee, Tea, and Cocoa in 2014   Equal Exchange and all of the farmers who belong to the cooperative and the communities that have benefited from your purchases would like to thank those whose purchases supported projects to improve their lives all around the world. […]

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Presbyterian Coffee Project

Oh, the weather outside is frightful, but our cocoa (and coffee and teas) are delightful! As winter sets in, now is the time to enjoy our organic Fair Trade cocoa as well as our coffee (now in handy K-cups!) and organic teas. Warm yourself up in two ways: enjoy a wonderful hot beverage and support […]

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Family Promise Accepting Donations

The Family Promise Home Again program accepts gently-used furniture and household goods to pass on to families who successfully complete their program.So far this year, nine families have moved from Family Promise into homes of their own — that’s a 90% success rate! Currently, they are most in need of the following: dressers (a very […]

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