Every Monday morning Compassion Club members sell muffins. Money raised helps fund charity projects throughout the year. So far this year Compassion Club has donated a llama, chickens, and honeybees through Heifer Project International and to Pastor Jose who spoke in chapel about his ministry to the very poor in northern Mexico.
During the year Compassion Club has helped support local food programs and homeless shelters, Heifer Project International, two children through Children International, among other things. Two popular fundraisers throughout the year are the silent auction in the fall and “ditch the dress code” days during the year. Each Wednesday during the month of May, students […]
Monday evening Compassion Club members packaged 2160 meals for “Kids Against Hunger”. That’s ten boxes each holding 36 bags with a bag providing enough food for six people. Each bag, consisting of a blend of dehydrated vegetables, soy, vitamins, minerals and rice, requires only boiling water to fix. According to the food scientists who developed […]
Thirty-four units of blood were collected today in a Mississippi Valley Blood Center blood drive sponsored by the Compassion Club. About half of them were given by IMS students or staff. While most of the donors have given before, there were five first time donors. Each whole blood donation can produce as many as […]