Sunday, February 14, 2010

Quarters for Compassion

The Greensboro Interfaith Learning and Dialogue Partnership is planning a Stop Hunger Now meal packaging event on Sunday, March 7, at Beth David Synagogue, 804 Winview Terrace,Greensboro NC 27410. Members of various congregations and religious organizations will be gathering from 3-5 pm to work together to feed the hungry:

Al-Ummil Ummat Islamic Center
Beth David Synagogue
First Friends Meeting
Greensboro Jewish Federation
Hindu Society of North Carolina - Greensboro
The Islamic Center of the Triad
St. Francis Episcopal Church
Piedmont Interfaith Council

The partnership is committing to packaging 20,000 meals to be sent around the world to people suffering from severe hunger. Each meal costs only 25 cents, and the group has pledged $2,500 towards the first 10,000 meals. An appeal will go to the member's congregations, organizations, and schools to contribute to Quarters for Compassion to raise money for the additional meals.

Donations will be accepted at the door.

Registration is limited! So please register now by clicking on this link.