HAMPDEN — Community Church of the Open Door will host its second annual Great Giveaway! event 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 1, at the church, 270, Main Road North. Hundreds of donated items will be given away, on a first-come, first-served basis, to individuals and families in need.
From books and games to appliances; housewares and furniture to clothing; everything must go and everything is free.
Whether you’ve items to share or items to find, bring family, friends, neighbors and co-workers for the community outreach event.
To donate new or gently used and clean items of any kind, bring items to the church during or directly after any Sunday service 9:30-11a.m. in August, to be stored until the event. Or, deliver items 8-9 a.m. on the day of the event to the church parking lot.
Sort donations of clothing or shoes and mark them for adults or children. Be sure that no donated item is missing parts or in disrepair.
For information, call Linda Cray at 989-2625 for additional delivery options and to volunteer time and energy to help others in need.
Visit the Community Church of the Open Door at www.lifeatopendoor.com, or call 862-4010 for information.