Monday, January 14, 2013
MMS students raise money for UNICEF
The Builders Club at Macedonia Middle School recently held a contest at the school to collect money for Trick or Treat for UNICEF.
Each homeroom was given a box, and students were encouraged to bring in pennies to put in the box. This worthy endeavor was to support UNICEF's Eliminate Project, which has set a goal to "eliminate material and neo-natal tetanus in third world countries. If a child is born with this disease, it only lives about a week and dies a painful death. To cure this disease, the mother needs three injections at a cost of $1.80 total.”
Kiwanis International has joined forces with UNICEF to eliminate this problem.
Students at Macedonia Middle rose to the challenge and donated $343.37. The class with the largest amount collected was rewarded with a pizza party; congratulations to Mr. Craig Breedlove and his all girl homeroom who collected $136.56.
The MMS Builders Club is sponsored by the Kiwanis Club of Moncks Corner.
The Macedonia Community Action Project is working on its annual Spring Tea fundraiser. It will be held in May at the Oak Grove PH Family Life Worship Center.
This year the fundraiser will feature a fashion show. Ladies may plans to reserve a table now.
Hood's Chapel UM Church’s children's play is set for Sunday, Dec. 23 at 5:30 p.m. On Monday, Dec. 24, the cantata at the Candlelight Service will be at 6 p.m.
On Dec. 31 the church will hold a Covenant Renewal Service. Plans are to have hot dogs, marshmallows and a barrel fire that night.
Happy Birthday from Providence Baptist Church to Doug Hayes (Dec. 20), Robbie Hope (Dec.21), Dennis Kimrey (Dec. 21) and Christian Ellwood (Dec. 22).
In memory of my grandson Justin Fowler, Dec.20, 1996 - June 23 2004. Love always, MeMa and PePa.
Continue to pray for Virginia Kirkland, Louise Litchfield, Thelma Shurlknight, Eric Shurlknight, Maggie Dubose, Mildred Thames, Marilyn Tucker, Shirley Perry, Allen Mills, DP Caddell, Roy and Marlene Farmer, Gloria Conner, Sarah Jackson, Viola Atkins, Viola Murphy, Violet O'Connor, Cody Mullanax, family of Dusty Driggers, Ted Caddell, Dexter Floyd, Bo Langley, Brian Welch, Kyle Thomas, Rouse Thomas, Gennie Vincent, Geraldine Garrett, Mike and Elizabeth Balard, Mike and Beth Crawford, Brenda Law, Patricia West, Leah Mitchum, Marie Barlow, Liz Barlow, Gage Brinson, Kelly Umphlett, Cassidy, Willie and Neshia Cox, Willis Wiggins, Byron Dupree, Janice Jusau, Marion and Juanita Mills, Madison Litchfield, Kirby Litchfield, Diane Gaskins, Diane Litchfield, Sam and Yvonne Hood, Ricky Hood, Kitty Cumbee, Ruth Cumbee, Yvonne Cumbee, Shelvy Jean Wilson, Rosa Lee Litchfield, Gary Goldberg (military), Bryon and Jenelle Watts, Arlene Giggleman, Wilma Morris, Justin Knight, Zachery Waterman, Kit Reames, Mitzie Caddell, Frank Litchfield, Frankie Garrett, Pete Wrenn, Patty Mathis, Burt Alexander, and our firefighters, first responders, military, community and country.
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