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Why I Give: Judy McNeal
24 Nov

Why I Give: Judy McNeal

I continue to be a strong supporter of MOMs through the Holiday Art Fair because it is such great organization filled with caring individuals. I truly believe that we are stronger together and it is a great feeling to be part of something bigger than yourself. I look forward to continuously supporting MOMs in any way that I can - it brings joy to my heart.

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Why I Give: Jonathan Gaertner
19 Nov

Why I Give: Jonathan Gaertner

Jonathan, age 10, asked for hot sauce for MOM for his birthday this year. He collected over 30 bottles that he delivered to MOM's Food Pantry. When his MOM asked him what he wanted for his birthday, he said, "Something for MOM! What's on their Top 10 list? I only want to give them what they really need."

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We Can Build Stronger Futures by Helping Families Maintain Stable Housing
04 Nov

We Can Build Stronger Futures by Helping Families Maintain Stable Housing

Monique, a single mother of four children, was laid off from her job at a local hotel when the Covid pandemic hit in March of 2020. After living with a friend for a month, Monique found herself with nowhere to go. That's when she reached out to MOM.

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We Can Build Stronger Futures by Helping Families Gain Stability
03 Nov

We Can Build Stronger Futures by Helping Families Gain Stability

When Sue contacted MOM in the summer of 2020, her family’s situation was dire. She and her two teenage sons had become homeless when her mother died. MOM was able to provide some assistance to Sue as she worked to regain stability for her family.

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Why I Give: Pastor Connie Matye, Board Member
28 Oct

Why I Give: Pastor Connie Matye, Board Member

I have been struck by the attention given to the dignity and worth of the people being helped through MOM. There is a real dedication to empowerment and personhood.

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Why I Give: Peggy Comerford, Volunteer
28 Oct

Why I Give: Peggy Comerford, Volunteer

I give because I believe MOM is a wonderful organization that continually works to provide food, clothing, senior assistance and housing security for those in need in our community. Over the past 18 months especially, MOM was there to help and continues to provide support through this pandemic for those in need.

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Why I Give: Jim Neuman, Board Member
28 Oct

Why I Give: Jim Neuman, Board Member

Supporting MOM financially brings me real joy. I’ve seen the relief on people’s faces when they are offered services that will help feed their families, help settle a past due utility or rent bill, help fund a security deposit, get them to a medical appointment or help them with a household chore.

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Why I Give: Christian Huber
25 Oct

Why I Give: Christian Huber

Christian (age 12) has been raising money for nonprofits through an annual bake sale and lemonade stand since he was eight years old. This past year, he raised $668 to help MOM purchase school supplies to fill backpacks so kids in our community could have the resources they need to start the school year ready to learn.

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We Can Build Stronger Futures by Giving Families the Resources to Reach their Goals
02 Sep

We Can Build Stronger Futures by Giving Families the Resources to Reach their Goals

Charmaine’s journey hasn’t been easy. When she has needed help along her journey, Charmaine has been able to rely on MOM.

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Together we can create a community where children can be successful.
04 Oct

Together we can create a community where children can be successful.

Anthony, his wife, and two kids left hard conditions in their county to move in with family here. MOM provided some services to help his family become stable. Anthony said his seven-year-old son especially loved his backpack and school supplies.

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