Special Offerings are taken once a month to benefit different local, national and international charities
Hearts and Hammers of South Whidbey
A local non-profit organization that brings together hundreds of volunteers annually to help repair and rehabilitate homes of those who are physically or financially unable to do the work alone.
Our Pacific Northwest conference partners with the Methodist Church in the South Congo to support both the girls and boys orphanage.
Friends of Friends Medical Support Fund
A community-supported organization dedicated
to raising and disbursing funds for uncovered medically related expenses
to people on South Whidbey who are unable to pay these costs themselves.
The HUB is an after-school drop-in program offering social and recreational activities for middle and high school youth in a safe, supportive setting. It was started over 20 years ago by LUMC and is now a stand alone organization. They meet in the church basement.
OTHER ORGANIZATIONS LUMC SUPPORTS
Global Child Nutrition Foundation:
LUMC member Gene White co-founded the GCNF.
As the Foundation’s President, she travels to many countries helping establish school feeding programs for some of the world’s poorest children.
(Escuela de la Calle, School of the Street.) A special elementary school for homeless or very poor children, “street kids,” established in Quetzaltenango, the second-largest city in Guatemala. The school is part of an independent, non-profit organization.
Good Cheer Food Bank:
LUMC collects food the first Sunday of every month and in the spring and summer there is a Garden Exchange table. Extra flowers, veggies, and fruit from gardens are brought to church on Sunday and people exchange lovely homegrown food for money that is donated to Good cheer.