On Dec. 8, our 2019 Alternative Christmas Market came to a close. We had almost 200 visitors for our nativity display and our Alternative Market. At the market we sold over $700 of Equal Exchange fair trade food; $1600 of SERRV fair trade handicrafts from all over the world and over $630 went to Heifer […]
On November 13, Fredonia Presbyterian Church hosted a Thanksgiving Celebration for local participants in the COMPEER program. A delicious feast was prepared by the leadership of COMPEER and enjoyed by all. We are glad to host monthly COMPEER meetings here at the church and we look forward to this annual celebration.
The moment has come to celebrate. The food is packed on the truck for delivery, the hard work is done. The Fredonia Presbyterian Church volunteers, and friends gather to give thanks for the generosity of the community and the sense of satisfaction for a job well done. Over 4,800 lbs of food were collected in […]
On October 18, 2019, members of Fredonia Presbyterian Church have to sort the bags and boxes of food that come in. Some donations, for example, are glass jars and they must be separated out for safe transport. Expiration dates are also checked and perishable food is pulled out and packaged separately.
On October 18, 2019, volunteers from Fredonia Presbyterian Church covered the community of Fredonia, picking up food from over 90 businesses and offices. These volunteers traveled in van, SUV, and sedan to pick up the generous donations of community members. In a little more than 1 1/2 hours, these volunteers picked up over 3,800 pounds […]
The Fredonia University has agreed to participate in the Feeding Fredonia Challenge. Students will set up boxes around the campus to create drop off sites for students, faculty and staff to use to make food donations. For the week of October 14 through 18, donations will be received which the students will pick up on […]
On October 18, 2019 students from Fredonia University begin to collect the food donated for the Feeding Fredonia Challenge. Students from the Alpha Phi Omega service fraternity, and others, met at the Fredonia Central Schools to collect the food donated by the students and their families. Then the students gathered the food donated on campus […]
The Mayor of Fredonia and the Fredonia Village Trustees endorsed the Feeding Fredonia Challenge on September 30, 2019. The Feeding Fredonia Challenge is a community wide food drive sponsored by the Fredonia Presbyterian Church to support the Fredonia Food Pantry, hosted by the Fredonia Presbyterian Church. This community wide effort involves the Fredonia Central School […]