Hunger & Homelessness Awareness Week
November 16 – 24
Volunteer. Donate. Educate.

Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week is an annual event that provides people to come together across the country to draw attention to the problems of hunger and homelessness. To print a calendar of activities, click here.

 

Annual Lazarus House Community

Thanksgiving Feast

 
Thursday, November 28, 2019
12-2pm
The Salvation Army
1710 S 7th Ave. St. Charles
 
A warm welcome to celebrate this season with us! Let’s give grace together with food, music and fellowship! No need to RSVP, we’ve saved YOU a seat. Doors open at 11:30am. For more information, please contact Tasha at volunteer@lazarushouse.net
 
Due to the gracious outpouring from our community, our volunteer slots are full and donations on their way for the feast! Just as a reminder to those whom have signed up to help: Thawed/fresh turkeys MUST be dropped to STC Moose Lodge (2250 Lincoln Hwy, St. Charles) this weekend between 12-7pm, for cooking. Hot/cold side dishes are to be dropped at the Salvation Army (1710 S. 7th Ave, St. Charles) between 11-11:30am in disposable pans on the big day, for serving.

Annual Lazarus House Community

Christmas Brunch

 
Wednesday, December 25, 2019
12-2pm
Lazarus House, Door A
214 Walnut St, St. Charles
 
Joy is best served together! Come join us for food, music and fellowship. No need to RSVP, we’ve saved YOU a seat! Doors open at 11:30am. 
 
Volunteers are still needed for:
Monday 12/23
Set-Up 10-12pm
Wednesday 12/25
Volunteer Check-in 9:30-11am, Clean-Up 2-3pm

Donations are still needed for:
Food

Main Dish-(17)
Vegetable/Salad-(18)
Potatoes-(15)
Dessert-(10)
Rolls-(100)
Butter-(12 sticks)
Bags of Ice-(10 bags)
Half & Half-(6 qts)

Supplies         

Plastic Tarps- (2) Name Tags- (150)
Sweetener Packets -(100)
Sugar Packets- (100)
33 gal. Trash Bags- (5 boxes)
 

Non-perishables are to be dropped to Lazarus (214 Walnut St, St. Charles) by Wednesday 12/11 labeled “Tasha”, for prepping. Hot/cold dishes are to be dropped at Lazarus no earlier than 11am on 12/25 in disposable pans, for serving.

If you would like to donate or volunteer your time, please contact Tasha at volunteer@lazarushouse.net

Geneva Giving Trees

The gals from the Geneva East Book Club are at it again for Lazarus House!  This year their theme will reflect our 2020 Gala, The Hero Behind the Mask!

2016 Voted #1 decorated themed tree
2017 Voted #1 decorated themed tree
2018 Voted #1 decorated themed tree
2019 Calling all super heroes to VOTE!

Who    Geneva History Museum
What  Local nonprofit organizations decorate a Christmas tree for the featured gallery
Where 113 S. Third St., Geneva or online at www.genevahistorymuseum.org
When  November 26 to December 20

The public is invited to vote at the museum or online for their favorite tree with donation dollars.  Local charities participate and the winning organization keeps 100% of the funds pledged to support their tree.  The remaining organizations split their winnings with the museum. What a great way to support Lazarus House while enjoying the holiday season!

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214 Walnut Street
St. Charles, IL 60174

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