Calvary Christian Church holds annual Calvary Cares giveaway

Staff Report

Calvary Christian Church and its members are hosting their 6th annual Calvary Cares giveaway on Saturday, August 15, 2015 from 8 a.m.-3 p.m.

Gently used clothing, furniture, appliances, etc. are to be collected and made available completely free of charge to anyone in the area who needs them.

The event will be held at the church building located at 5455 Charles Street in Rockford.

Pastor Steve Doyle says, “Our hope is to serve once more as a network to bless those in need in our community. That which we freely receive, we will freely give.”

Donations of items in good condition will be accepted August 5 through the 14 at the church building.

They can be dropped off at the church Monday through Saturday from 9-11 a.m. and from 4-6 p.m.

Anyone from the community is encouraged to give to this event to benefit others and will be offered a receipt for their charitable gift.

Call the church at 815-398-4940 if you have a larger item to donate to see if pick-up can be arranged.

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