Celebration of Mission Event Remittance Number: 883
2021 District Support Assignments: Southern & Wesleyan
MINISTRY AND MISSION:
Heart and Hand House, established in 1965, aids more than 1,700 low-income families in Barbour County, WV, annually with: food; layette and infant-care items; limited financial assistance; clothing; hygiene and cleaning items; home repair & construction (summer); backpack and summer feeding programs; and a Christmas Basket distribution. We also operate two thrift stores, one in Belington and one in Philippi, as well as the Barbour County Community Garden Market, also located in Philippi.
Backpack Program: cheese or peanut butter crackers, pudding cups, fruit/applesauce cups, oatmeal packets, macaroni and cheese (individual servings), granola bars, juice boxes (100% juice preferred).
Food Pantry: peanut butter, breakfast foods, corn bread mix, macaroni and cheese, soup, canned vegetables (other than green beans and corn), stuffing mix and other side dishes.
Layette/Infant Care: diapers, crib linens, receiving blankets, clothing, towels, washcloths, power, lotion, shampoo, bibs, bottles, etc. (see our website for full list).
Hygiene Items: shampoo, conditioner, deodorant, toothbrushes, toothpaste, soap, shaving cream razors, brushes, combs, Band-Aids, toilet paper.
Cleaning Items: laundry detergent, dryer sheets, dish detergent, all-purpose cleaner, sponges, rubber gloves, paper towels, trash bags.
Office: copy paper, trash bags (13 gal. & 33 gal.), toilet paper, paper towels.