Fairmont United Methodist Church • Raleigh NC

a mission-oriented community

Opportunities for Giving and Mission--Fairmont Families Helping Families For Christmas

  • Adopt A Family For Christmas Dinner-Help provide a Christmas Dinner and a gift card for a needy family in Wake County. We will provide a list of what is needed along with the name of a family provided by Family Promise of Wake County. Target delivery date is between December 16th and December23rd.
  • Bring Your Cans To Church Sunday December 9th and 30th-Bring canned goods and other nonperishable food items as well as personal items such as diapers, shopping bags, toothpaste, soap, toothbrushes, tissue etc. They will be delivered to Urban Ministries of Wake County to help needy families in our community.
  • Robeson County Church and Community Center Christmas Store-Robeson County is one of the poorest counties in North Carolina (and hard hit by recent hurricanes!) Each year Fairmont collects toys and other needed items for their Christmas store. Target date for delivery is Monday, December 17th so items need to be in the church library by Sunday, Dec. 16th. Suggested items are listed below (do not wrap donations)
    Basketballs, Footballs, Soccer Balls, Basketball Shorts,Scarves and gloves with the fingers cut out, Nonviolent games and toys, Snap back caps, Hoodies, Clothing for middle school age children, Crazy Socks, Jewelry making kits, Makeup kits, Hair Accessories, Toiletries, colognes, and perfumes, Electronic games-MP3 CD player, I Tune gift cards, Gift Cards-Walmart, Target, CVS