This year Crossroads will be providing Thanksgiving Baskets to needy families at Payne Elementary in Southeast DC and throughout Loudoun County. There are many ways you can help serve in this mission.
SHOP FOR NON-PERISHABLE FOOD ITEMS AND PURCHASE GROCERY STORE GIFT CARDS – A LIST OF ITEMS TO BE PURCHASED AND INCLUDED IN EACH BASKET ARE THE FOLLOWING-
• $30 GIANT/SAFEWAY Gift Card
• Stuffing (1bag or 2 boxes)
• Cranberry Sauce (2 cans)
• Rolls (1 package -brown ‘n serve)
• Canned Corn -whole kernel or cream (3-12oz. cans)
• Canned String Beans or Peas (3- 12oz. cans)
• White Potatoes – fresh (5 lb. bag)
• Yams (2 cans or 6 med. Fresh)
• Butter (1lb.)
• 1 packet of Turkey Gravy Mix
You can sign-up/pick-up a basket and have additional questions answered in the church lobby after each service in November prior to Thanksgiving or in the church office during the week from 10am-3pm.
PURCHASE GIANT OR SAFEWAY GIFT CARDS –
Families will be given a $30 gift card to purchase a turkey and/or ham and other perishable items. You can sign up to purchase a gift card in the church lobby after worship each week in November prior to Thanksgiving or on our signup genius that can be found own our website.
DELIVER THANKSGIVNG BASKETS TO FAMILIES OF STUDENTS AT TRAILSIDE MIDDLE SCHOOL –
20 families will be hand delivered Thanksgiving Baskets to their homes in Ashburn. Delivery will be on Saturday, November 20th, anytime between 11-2pm. You can sign up to deliver Thanksgiving baskets in the church lobby after worship each week or on our signup genius that can be found own our website, by November 17th.
MAKE A MONETARY DONATION and we will shop for you!
Make a monetary donation in worship or online. Any amount will be greatly appreciated. A $50 donation will purchase an entire basket including the gift card.
VOLUNTEERS WILL BE NEEDED to sort baskets on Sunday November 21st from 6-8pm. DRIVERS WILL ALSO BE NEEDED on Monday, November 22nd to deliver baskets to Payne Elementary in DC and Trailside Elementary in Ashburn.
You can sign up to deliver baskets in the church lobby after worship each week in November prior to Thanksgiving or on our signup genius
The baskets need to be returned to Crossroads on Sunday, November 21st between 6-8pm or Monday, November 22nd, between 8-9am. In order for the basket distribution to be equitable, please include only the items listed above.
If you have questions or want additional information, call Kathy MacKrell at 703-729-5100 or e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org