Thanksgiving Community Feast   
Date & Time:  November 22  noon-2pm
Location:  Salvation Army Tri Cities Corps, 1710 South 7th Avenue in St. Charles

Community Christmas Brunch      
Date & Time:  December 25  noon-2pm
Location:  Lazarus House Fellowship Hall, 214 Walnut Street in St. Charles

You are invited to come celebrate at both of these events with neighbors in our community.  At the potluck style buffet meals you will enjoy delicious food, music and fellowship.  Doors open at 11:30am.

Feast Donations
What:   Food & Supplies for both events; many items are needed so please contribute, even if
you are unable to attend the feasts.
When:  Sign up now.
How:    Contact Anne at or call 630-587-2144.

Food & Supplies Needed
Turkey, Potato Dish, Stuffing
Vegetable Dish, Salad, Dessert
Gravy, Cranberries (cans), Cool Whip (tubs) , Butter (sticks)
Coffee, Juice, Pop (2 liters), Water Bottles (cases) ,Half & Half, Ice

Sturdy dinner plates, Dessert plates, Plastic silverware
Thanksgiving themed Napkins, White Napkins
White round & rectangular plastic tablecloths
Paper coffee cups, Plastic cups
Sweetener and sugar packets
Hefty garbage bags (45 gallon)
Disposable foil pans (large & half size)
Take home containers, Wide aluminum foil
Paper towels, Clorox cleaner spray

Gift Giving  

Honorary Gifts- Make a donation in honor of friends, relatives and teachers who have a special place in your life.  Give us their name and address so we can share this cherished gift with them.
Memorial Gifts- Give a gift to remember someone special who has passed.  Give us the name and address of a loved one so we can send a note of your kindness.
Gift Cards- Donate Visa, MasterCard and American Express gift cards.  These allow us to meet the specific needs of our guests throughout the year.  Please write the monetary value on the card.
Wrapped Gifts- Be a holiday elf and help give our guests a special Christmas morning.  Purchase and wrap specified presents from gift tags that are created from our guests’ wish lists.  Contact Anne at to request tags and receive more details.

Thank you for considering Lazarus House this Holiday Season.  We appreciate your support!

Volunteer Orientations   

Get involved - our volunteers are an essential piece of the Lazarus House Puzzle!

The first step in joining our volunteer team is to attend an orientation.  You will learn about volunteer opportunities, information about Lazarus House and then take a tour.  Depending on your interests and schedule, there is something here for everyone…..come get involved and know that you are making a difference in your community.  Email Anne at to signup for a session.
*  October 20        9:30-10:30a
*  November 1      5:30-6:30p
*  February 2        9:30-10:30a
*  February 21      5:30-6:30p

Celebrate Non-For-Profit Month     Lazarus House Participates in the "Giving Back" Event
Event:         Non-For-Profit Awareness Night
Date:          November 27
Time:          6:30-8:30p  (doors open at 5:30p)
Location:    Arcada Theater
105 E. Main Street, St. Charles

In celebration of Non-Profit Awareness Month in November, Lazarus House is participating in "Giving Back".  The event is free, family friendly and concessions will be available.  It is designed to be fast paced and concise, allowing multiple organizations to provide an overview of their organization and how they contribute to our community.




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214 Walnut Street
St. Charles, IL 60174

Main Number & Emergency Shelter: 630.587.2144
Center for Transitional Living: 630.485.5143
Outreach/Rental Assistance: 630.587.5872

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