Category: Community Outreach

A Message from the OSLC Community Outreach Committee

The Community Outreach Committee of OSLC is working with the Issaquah Food and Clothing Bank to provide food and warm clothing to people in need in our community. Over 500 families in our area, a significant increase due to the Covid19 pandemic, are currently receiving food on a regular basis from the Food Bank. The …

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Announcing OSLC’s “Reaching Out” Program

Our Savior Lutheran Church Family and Friends, Today your Church Council is rolling out a new ministry for our congregation members. It’s called “Reaching Out” and it’s designed to help those members who need groceries but have a hard time getting them. Please click on the following link to read the article outlining the program …

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Lunch for the Break: Volunteers Needed Feb. 12-13

Lunch for the Break is a program through the Issaquah Food and Clothing Bank that provides a free box of grocery items for students in families who struggle to put food on the table.   Lunch for the Break is working to make sure all Issaquah School District students have enough to eat, even when school …

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OSLC Community Gift During Advent, Give HUGS!

As we did last year, for each Sunday during Advent, the congregation is invited to bring a different clothing item to donate to the Issaquah Food & Clothing Bank. Please place your donation on the table in the narthex. Thank you! Sunday, 12/1 – Hats (warm winter hats)Sunday, 12/8 – Underwear (all sizes)Sunday, 12/15 – …

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St. Matthew’s Anti-Racism Workshops

St. Matthew’s Lutheran Church in Renton is hosting a series of four unique workshops dedicated to ending racism and other forms of institutional oppression. Nov. 1, 2, 8 & 9, 6:30-8:30pm on Fridays, and noon-3:00 pm on Saturdays. For more information, call 425-226-2420. Share this:TwitterEmailFacebook

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Community Outreach Committee Needs Your Old Laptops!

Eastside Baby Corner has a long waiting list for laptops for school children. They have someone who can refurbish them. If you have an extra one, please place it on the table in the narthex, along with our First Sunday Community Gifts, and the Community Outreach Committee will give it to Baby Corner. Share this:TwitterEmailFacebook

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Community Outreach – Issaquah Meals Program

The Issaquah Meals Program is looking for a group of people (4-5 over the age of 15) to cook and serve dinner one night every other month. OSLC already participates one night per month, so this would be in addition to our current participation. Please contact Cheryl Leiter or Connie Fletcher if you are able …

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