Mary’s Moms Angel Tree Party
December 8, 3:00-5:00 PM
Mary’s Moms, a ministry of First Baptist Alexandria, is hosting our 4th annual Angel Tree party to provide gifts and Christian mentorship to teen mothers of Alexandria. FBCA comes together to meet these young women’s and their child(ren)’s needs while sharing the love of Christ.
IMPORTANT DATES & TIMES
Gift Drop Off: Sunday, November 24 & Sunday, December 1. Gifts should be delivered to the storage closet, next to the Faith Activities Center/Entrance 4. All gifts should be wrapped and labeled with mom and child’s name.
Volunteer Orientation: Sunday, November 24, immediately following 2nd service. By Faith Activities Center/Entrance 4.
Party Set Up: Sunday, December 8, 1:00-3:00 PM in the Children's Worship Center at First Baptist Church
Angel Tree Party: Sunday, December 8, 3:00-5:00 PM
Held in Children’s Worship Center at First Baptist Church
HOW CAN YOU HELP?
Sponsor a Teen Mom: This ministry involves purchasing gifts for a teen mom and her child(ren). The maximum amount to spend is $200 and requests range drastically from food and diapers, to big items like high chairs. Give as you are led by God and feel free to partner with others. Used, but in good condition, items are acceptable.
To sponsor a mom please choose a wish list from your Bible Fellowship representative and sign up with them. Alternatively, email Joanna to receive a sponsorship match. (Need 50 volunteers.)
Provide Food: Food and drinks are needed for approximately 100 party attendees.
To sign up for food at Click Here .
For any questions, contact Becky Connell at firstname.lastname@example.org or 703-619-0395.
Deliver Gifts: Volunteers are needed to deliver gifts to moms who are unable to attend the party. Please email Joanna to sign up. You will pick up unclaimed gifts after the party on December 8. (Need 10 volunteers.)
Volunteer at Party/Party Set Up: We are requesting 2 male & 2 female volunteers from each Bible Fellowship class to attend the party on December 8th. Please let your BF representative know if you can attend, or email Joanna.
All party volunteers must attend a brief orientation about working with teen moms. Will be held on November 24th by the FAC/Entrance 4 immediately following 2nd service. (Need 20 volunteers)