Foot washing at United Way CRE, April 29

Footwashing on April 29 at United Way Community Resource Exchange

On April 29, 2014, volunteers organized by Church of the Redeemer participated in the tenth foot washing at United Way Community Resource Exchange.  It was another successful day, providing foot washing and foot care to over 200 guests who are experiencing homelessness. The advanced foot care section was expanded to six volunteers, including three registered nurses. They worked non-stop throughout the […]

Foot washing on April 29 at United Way CRE

Footwashing on April 29 at United Way Community Resource Exchange

Morning and afternoon foot washing shifts available for the next Community Resource Exchange on April 29, 2013. There is a sign-up list available in the parish hall in the undercroft. These are the times for the shifts: 7:30 am to 11:30 am 11:30 am to 2:30 pm You may volunteer for an all day (7:30 am […]

Earley Outreach Fund donation to Market Bucks

Lake Forest Park Farmers' Market

From 2011 to 2013, Church of the Redeemer, through the Earley Outreach Fund, has donated a total of $18,500 to the Market Bucks program at Third Place Commons. Market Bucks is a food coupon program, redeemable at the Lake Forest Park Farmers Market. Various social service agencies, including the Kenmore Family Shelter (Hopelink), distribute these coupons to hungry neighbors […]

Christmas gifts for shelter residents

Christmas gift deliveries to the Kenmore Homeless Shelter

On December 24, 2013, parishioners of Church of the Redeemer, Kenmore, Washington, delivered gifts and preparations to make Christmas dinner to residents of the Kenmore Family Homeless Shelter operated by Hopelink. This was with the assistance of parishioners from Holy Apostles Greek Orthodox Church, Shoreline, Washington. According to Canon John Fergueson, Rector of Church of […]

Shelter Christmas Food Baskets and Gifts

Kenmore Homeless Shelter Christmas Food Baskets and Gifts

Church of the Redeemer provides Christmas food baskets and gifts for the residents of the Kenmore Homeless Shelter operated by Hopelink. Food and gift baskets will be delivered after the 4:00 pm Children’s Christmas Eve Eucharist Service on December 24, 2013. This will be around 4:45 pm. Everyone is invited to assist in the delivery. […]

November Food Bank Delivery

HopeLink November 2013 Delivery

People from Church of the Redeemer delivered over 245 pounds of food to the HopeLink Kirkland/North Shore Food Bank and Emergency Services location on November 27, 2013. The shipment was mostly dry good, crackers and cookies. However, there was a 25 pound turkey with everything else. John Pearson arranged for these items from Grocery Outlet in Kenmore. […]

First Kenmore Movable Feast held

Workers at the Kenmore Movable Feast on November 14, 2013

The first Kenmore Movable Feast was held at Church of the Redeemer on Thursday, November 14, 2013. A time of friends and food, people in the community were invited to enjoy a meal at no cost. The menu this evening included pork, salad, carrots, potatoes, and dessert. Many members of Redeemer came to prepare and […]

Hopelink food drive results from October 2013

Hopelink manager with half pallet of donated food

The people of Church of the Redeemer held a food drive for the Hopelink food bank on October 20 and 27, 2013. It was reported on November 3 that there was over 1,000 pounds of food, toilet paper, paper towels, and toiletries collected. Parishioner John Pearson arranged one of the larger donations. He arranged to […]

Kenmore Movable Feast: November 14, 2013

Kenmore Movable Feast: November 14, 2013

Your neighbors are fixing dinner. You’re invited. It’s free. Friends and Food Kenmore Movable Feast is on Thursday, November 14, 2013. Dinner is from 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm. Come to the parish hall in the undercroft at Church of the Redeemer, 6211 NE 182nd Street, Kenmore, Washington. Dinner is free. You do not need […]

Thanksgiving baskets for family shelter

2013 Kenmore Family Shelter Thanksgiving Basket Collection

Again in 2013, Church of the Redeemer is providing Thanksgiving baskets with all the necessary items for a complete Thanksgiving Dinner to the nine apartments at the Kenmore Family Shelter. Thanks for your generosity in providing these families with a traditional holiday meal. Food purchase The sign-up sheet for the food items for the Thanksgiving […]