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Nov 3 – Dec 15, 2019

Collin County Toys For Tots

Collin County Toys for Tots Collection November 3-December 15Sorting December 14-17Distribution December 18 This year FUMC Allen is working with Collin County Toys for Tots  to bring the joy of a new toy on Christmas to children in our community. Last year, Toys for Tots distributed 35,649 toys to 16,846 children in Collin County alone. What kind of toy would be welcome? Just think about children you’ve known and buy what would be appropriate. Keep in mind that Toys for Tots…
Nov 3, 2019

Kids Against Hunger Packaging

Kids Against Hunger Set up: Saturday November 2Packaging: Sunday November 3 Help us assemble packages of highly nutritious vitamin-fortified meals for children in Honduras as well as “Latin rice” packages to feed those impacted by hurricanes or other disasters. Volunteers of all ages are welcome. We need helpers to set up the gym on November 2 from 2:00pm-4:00pm. Packaging shift times run from 12:00pm-1:30pm and 1:30pm-3:00pm. We need clean up helpers from 3:00pm-4:00pm. Click the “register” link to sign up…
Nov 3, 2019

Reading Group hosts Author Monica Shaw

On Sunday, November 3, the Cindy Robinson Reading Group welcomes author Monica Shaw.  She’ll speak about her book, “The Rainwater Secret,” which is based on her interviews with missionaries who worked in Nigeria with people afflicted with leprosy in the 1940s.    All are welcome to join us for her presentation.
Nov 14, 2019

Collin County Legal Aid Clinic

On the second Thursday each month, FUMC Allen hosts an evening legal aid intake clinic. Applicants are interviewed on a first-come, first-served basis and screened for income eligibility. If eligible, a volunteer attorney will conduct an interview with the applicant that same evening. Types of cases commonly seen are consumer protection, employment matters, estate planning, landlord/tenant, federal tax issues, divorce and domestic violence, debt collection, driver license reinstatement, and public benefits. FUMC Allen volunteers provide a meal for those being…
Jan 11, 2020

UPWARD Basketball League

Upward believes youth sports can be played in a fun environment where children learn the game, develop their skills, experience teamwork, and learn life principles that will apply both on and off the court. UPWARD BASKETBALL League Schedule Registration deadline: December 16 2019Evaluations: December 10 & December 12 2019First Practice: Monday January 6 2020First Game: Saturday January 11 2020Awards Celebration: Sunday February 23 2020 Registration Register online or pick up registration form at church office. Forms and fees may be…
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