Progress

2014

We helped 67 families, consisting of 171 boys and girls with donations of over $20,000 dollars of cash, clothes and toys.

2013

We helped 62 families, consisting of 176 boys and girls with donations of over $20,000 dollars of cash, clothes and toys.

2012

We received approximately $18,000 in cash, clothes and toys helping 56 families consisting of 152 boys and girls.

2011

We received $15,677.00 in cash, clothing, and toys helping 61 families consisting of 156 boys and girls.  We also bought a washing machine for a single parent because she didn't even have money to go the the laundromat.

2010

We received approximately $14,000 in cash, new clothing, and toys bringing smiles to 37 families, consisting of 95 children.  We were also able to help a family after Christmas that had been evicted from their home 2 days before Christmas, and on Christmas Eve, the father had a stroke.  Needless to say, the children did not receive one present until we arrived on the scene.

2009

We received $7,713.57 in cash donations and approximately $1,300.00 in toys and clothing donations to total over $9,000.00.  This enabled us to buy over 500 gifts for 23 families consisting of 63 boys and girls.

2000

The mission became a ministry of Oak Grove United Methodist Church of Charlotte, NC.

1990 - 1999

Helped a couple families each year.