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“Building Bridges One Meal At A Time”
LexRAP has been spearheading an effort to provide a monthly lunch at the International Institute of New England (IINE). The goal is to provide a healthy meal, give refugees an opportunity to practice their English while connecting with one another.
People are needed to prepare food at a home in Lexington and/or to attend the lunch in Lowell on the following Tuesdays in 2019: Jan. 15th, Feb. 26th, Apr. 23rd, and June 11th. (The months of March and May are being completely covered by another group.) You can also bake a dessert like brownies and deliver them to the home of the organizer of this effort, Barbara Freedman. For more information please email Sandra Gardiner at Sandra.email@example.com . You may also contact Barbara Freedman directly at Barbara.firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tom Tsaros from LexRAP will visit Pilgrim on January 13th with a presentation on the work that organization is doing locally to help refugees in Lexington. Pilgrim will be invited to think of other ways we might wish to partner with this important organization. For more info, please contact Sandy Gardiner at email@example.com.
Mitten Tree Sunday, December 9
This has become an annual celebration for us! Please bring new mittens, hats, and scarves to be donated to East End House in Cambridge. During the service on December 9, you will place your items on one of the Christmas trees located in the front of the sanctuary. If you prefer to make a cash donation, you can write a check to Pilgrim with East End House noted in the memo line.