In addition to all the great things we enjoy during this holiday season, you’re invited to join us at Washington Heights Church as we unleash a wave of generosity in our community and around the world. Every dollar given and every hour served will help communicate love, value and dignity to each person served. Here’s how it works:
Each Sunday, from now until Christmas there will be special envelopes available in The Hub for financial donations that will go entirely to the projects being funded this year. You can also donate online at whc.faith. The total cost for LOVE GIVES 2020 is $72,000.
Schedule of events:
- Sunday, November 15, Love Gives pick up red Love Gives gift boxes to fill for deployed HAFB personal and Wide Horizon Facility (return deadline is Dec. 6)!
- Sunday, November 22, This Sunday’s announcement will be a surprise! Don’t miss it.
- Sunday, November 29, Wide Horizons Facility collection drive.
- Sunday, December 6, Grace Place and Navajo Nation baby drive.
- Sunday, December 13, Announcing bullet proof vests for Davis County Sheriff’s Department.
- Sunday, December 20, Present gift of bullet proof vests to Davis County Sheriff’s Department.
- Tuesday, December 24, @ 1pm, 2:30pm, 4pm, & 5:30pm, Christmas Eve Candlelight services.
Understanding LOve Gives
GIFTS FOR HILL AIR FORCE BASE:
Sunday, November 15 you can pick up a special gift box for HAFB deployed personnel or the Wide Horizons Facility. Each box will have a list of suggested ideas to get you started. We ask that you please return the boxes to the church by Sunday, December 6.
SURPRISE SUNDAY ANNOUNCEMENT:
Sunday, November 22 you will not want to miss this Sunday! Hint: We will be inviting you to share the Christmas Season in a creative way!!! Don’t miss it.
WIDE HORIZONS :
Sunday, November 29 we will be kicking off a collection for Wide Horizons Facility. Wide Horizons offers residential living for those with Intellectual Disabilities from young adulthood to seniors. They are in need of belts, socks, underwear and sweats for both men and women. In addition, we will be purchasing critical needs for their facility such as items for a “sensory room”, AED defibrillator, foldable stepping stoops, electric razors, etc… With your help we are going to overwhelm this facility with love!
GRACE PLACE AND NAVAJO NATION:
Sunday, December 6 we are raising funds to purchase an ultrasound machine for Grace Place Pregnancy and Health Center, located in the heart of the Navajo Nation. In addition, we will be collecting baby items for the Navajo Nation and delivering them right after Christmas. (Baby items needed: Play and pack cribs, Car seats, Baby clothes, Bottles, Diapers (infant to 2 yrs), Wipes, Diaper rash cream, Baby shampoo, Baby lotion, Pacifier, Infant toys new or like new, Baby Food, Formula.)
BULLET PROOF VESTS FOR DAVIS COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT:
Sunday, December 13, as a part of LOVE GIVES, we have committed to help fund the purchase of bullet proof vests for the Davis County Sheriff’s Department. Your donation could help save the life of a local Police Officer. Plan to join us Sunday, December 20 as we present the gift to the Department.
*ALL ITEMS CAN BE DROPPED OFF IN THE TRAILER LOCATED AT WASHINGTON HEIGHTS CHURCH MARKED LOVE GIVES DROP OFF
A special thank you to all involved with Washington Heights Church to make Love Gives 2020 successful!