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The door in the social hall will be open for drop-off.
If questions, call Katherine Whitner or Sarah Krumbine.
If questions, call Kathleen Moe.
Please load directly onto the truck at the church. The church is located at the intersection of Routes 322 & 222. If you are coming via Rt. 222, exit at Ephrata and you'll see the church on the hill.
Norma Good has been a longtime friend and servant to LWR's mission as the Volunteer Coordinator for Relief Projects with the Lower Susquehanna Synod of the ELCA. Norma coordinates an annual Ingathering each October. If questions, please call Norma.
Call Linda Zilinkski and she will arrange to meet you at the church at a convenient time for both parties.
Deliver to garage at the house on the hill directly behind the church. If questions, call Sandy Brandt.
Load directly on truck in rear parking lot. Please bring help to load. If questions, call The Rev. Judy McKee.
Please bring helpers to help load directly onto truck! (in alley behind church)
Bring only on 10/19: no storage space to hold items at church!
If questions, call Karen Louise Fisher.
If questions, call Joan Kerchner, secretary.
If questions, call Linda Brocious.
If questions, please call Pamela Dobbs.
If questions, please call Pam Wagner, secretary (Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 1 p.m.)
Deliver boxes to fellowship hall.
If questions, please call Susan Lyons.
LWR shares warehouse space with several partners at the Brethren Service Center in New Windsor, Maryland. The warehouse accepts donations of quilts and kits all year round, and also offers volunteer opportunities for those interested in helping with the processing of Quilts and Kits for overseas transportation.
Please call ahead to check on hours of operation.
Please download the donation form below and bring a completed copy with you to the Ingathering.
Items will be placed directly into the truck and will leave promptly at noon.
If questions, please call Donna Greifzu (Monday - Friday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.)
Please print the donation form below and bring a completed copy with you to the Ingathering.
By appointment only. Please or email or call the church office ahead of time to schedule.
PLEASE NOTE: Zion Lutheran Church is undergoing building renovations in 2017, so the Ingathering will be held at Plum Creek United Presbyterian Church in Creekside.
Lutheran World Relief partners with Church World Service to host two collection sites in western Pennsylvania each fall. Please click below and download the attached donation form. Fill this out and bring a copy with you to the Ingathering.
Please call or email Donna to arrange drop-off.
LWR continues to be thankful for our partnership with Church World Service as they host the truck for this Ingathering!
Please remember to bring along people who can help unload boxes to the storage area. The church staff will not be equipped to assist with moving.
There will be volunteers present to help with boxes on the truck date.
Please drop off donations during any of the listed dates and times. Call for special circumstances.
Please bring volunteers with you to help load the truck.
LWR is so grateful to Church World Service for sharing their drop off site with our donors! Please be sure to clearly write "Lutheran World Relief" on the boxes in addition to the contents and your congregation's contact information. Please plan to bring someone who can unload your boxes.
Please call the District Office before dropping off Quilts and Kits.
Please click below to download a donation form. Fill this out and bring a copy with you to the Ingathering site.