THIS MONTH'S FOOD DONATIONS Brownberry/BMO Bakery, Oconomowoc Widmer's Cheese-Theresa Pick'n Save, Oconomowoc Cedar Road Meats-Iron Ridge Ruby's Pantry
Special thanks to Piggly Wiggly for discounts that they have given!
The Ashipppun Bread Basket would like to extend special thanks to ALL the volunteers for their dedication and to ALL the donations that we receive! It reaches out to the area and the community in many wonderful ways!
Peggy Burow 920-474-4075 President - St. Paul's Episcopal Church
Rita Belisle 262-443-5970 Vice-President St. Catherine's Catholic Church
Sandy Tremaine Secretary Zion Lutheran Church
Carrie Wendorf 262-354-2718 Treasurer Zion Lutheran Church
Pastor Gary Tillmann 920-474-4749 Spiritual Advisor St.John's Lutheran Church
Tani Damrow 920-285-4190 Volunteer Coordinator St. John's Lutheran Church
Theresa Guenther 920-474-7369 Volunteer Coordinator St' Paul's Lutheran Church Sugar Island
*******A huge and heartfelt THANK YOU to Diane Mayhugh, past president, for her service and dedication to the Ashippun Bread Basket.*******
Open Position: Fundraising Chair
Open Position: Publicity Chair
Anyone interested in taking over the Pantry Newsletter.....please contact Peggy Burow.
Open Pantry Volunteers... Clients will need a driver's license AND a current utility bill, with the clients name and address on them to show that they reside in the Pantry's service area. Also, please verify all client information including address, phone number, number in family and ages of the children.
*****REMINDER***** If there is a time when you are scheduled to work and you find yourself alone, you can find the Volunteer Coordinator's phone number listed. Please call. They will help in finding an additional helper to work with you so that you are not working alone.
A special THANK YOU to the 2015 officers who served the Pantry. Also prayers attend the new officers for 2016 as they work together to serve our community and its people.
When you serve a client outside normal hours, please be sure to inform a Board Member, record it on the client's register card, and also record it on the Weekly Client Tracking Sheet so we can have accurate numbers to report on the "number served" chart.
THE PANTRY IS IN NEED OF SOMEONE TO BE SHOPPING CHAIRPERSON AS OF MARCH 1st. ANYONE INTERESTED IN THIS SPECIAL SEAT PLEASE CONTACT DIANE MAYHUGH (920-474-7143) FOR MORE INFORMATION.
TOTAL VOLUNTEER HOURS FOR 2015: 1443!!!!!!!!!!!
Your service is very much appreciated.
Open pantry times are : Thurs. 6-7p.m,
Sat. 9-10:00 am (new hours)
A special prayer for a Blessed new year for 2016. We follow the lead of Jesus, who taught us how to serve one another in love, and grace, and mercy. Go into the community with your spirit of peace and care.
HELP WANTED!! There are 2 committee chair positions that are open: Fundraising and Publicity. If you might be interested and would like to know more information about either of these, please contact a board member from the list.
Questions or Concerns If you have any questions or concerns about the operation of the Pantry, please call any member of the Board. The numbers listed are also on the back of the Pantry brochure and are also in the volunteer handbook that is located on the shelf behind the front counter.
THE TOTALS FOR 2015........
Families: 885 Children: 883 Adults: 1445
2015 Average /Month: Families: 73 Children: 74 Adults: 120
January this far: Families: 34 Children: 37 Adults: 60
Located at W24457 Oak Street, Ashippun
Hours: Thursday 6:00-7:00 pm and Saturday 9:00-10:30 am
SEND MONETARY DONATIONS TO: Ashippun Bread Basket Corp., PO Box 41, Ashippun, WI 53003 The Ashippun Bread Basket Corporation is incorporated as a 501(c) (3) non-profit organization, and all donations are tax-deductible.
The Ashippun Bread Basket Corporation is incorporated as a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, and all donations are tax-detuctable.
Your 2016 Officers are: President: Peggy Burow Vice President: (filling in, 1-year term) Rita Belisle Secretary: Sandy Tremaine Treasurer: Carrie Wendorf Spiritual Advisor: Pastor Gary Tillmann
Refer to the contact list with any Pantry questions or concerns.
Send monitary donations to: Ashippun Bread Basket Corp. PO Box 41 Ashippun, WI 53003
Open Pantry Volunteers Note: It is okay for you to say no to a client if they are taking more than allowed. Also, it is okay to tell children to not touch/move around the items on the shelves or to ask them to sit on the chairs. The volunteers are in charge! If any issues arise, please let your volunteer coordinator know.
Safety First As the days start getting shorter and it gets dark earlier, please use the Buddy System and leave Pantry together. As always, be aware of your surroundings.
CHURCH DONATIONS Each church connected with the Pantry will keep the congregations posted on any special donations that might be needed.
We are thankful for all donations. They serve many people and help us to touch their lives.
Whenever we do something for others, we do it for Jesus as well. He is our focus and our guideline for all that we do! Let your lights shine for Him. He works through us1
HOUSECLEANING AND ORGANIZING.....
It is everyone's responsibility to keep the Pantry neat and organized. Please break down the empty boxes (you can use the box cutter) and take them away along with the garbage and dispose appropriately each day. The Ashippun recycle center is open Saturdays till 2:00. You can recycle the cardboard and if you mention the garbage came from the Pantry, there will be no charge.
STOCKERS Reminder: Stocking needs to be done Wednesdays after 3:30 or before 5:00 on Thursdays. The weekly shopping items that need to be stocked are delivered to the Pantry on Wednesdays around 3:30.
"Hark the voice of Jesus calling: Who will go and work today... Fields are white and harvests waiting, Who will bear the sheaves away?
Take the task he gives you gladly,Let His work your pleasure be, Answer quickly when he calls you, "Here am I...send me, send me"
Our Ashippun Bread Basket Pantry
A SPECIAL NOTE OF APPRECIATION
It takes many people and many hands to keep the Bread Basket flowing smoothly. We are grateful to all of you who participate in the many functions of the Bread Basket, and to the congregations who donate items when they are needed. The love of Jesus flows through you.
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