Love Month is when we get to turn things up to make a difference globally and here at home. This year we're offering remote options to make participating easy and safe. You can provide coats, Thanksgiving dinners, Christmas gifts and book your appointment for the Blood Drive without leaving the house. Pick your favorite to give towards, or pick them all. Simply fill out the form and select the items you want to give toward. Scroll further to schedule your appointment for the Blood Drive.
Red Cross Blood Drive
Tuesday, November 10 // 2-7pm
Q: What if I have used coats that I’d like to donate?
A: Consider donating them to a local thrift store or homeless shelter.
Q: Can I purchase a new coat and donate it?
A: Not this time. We are partnering with a local store this year and your monetary donation will go towards the purchase of a new coat.
Q: Can I donate candy this year?
A: We have something special in mind for the kids this year and will not be collecting candy.
Q: Can I donate hats, gloves and scarves?
A: We are not accepting these items this year.
Q: Will we get together to decorate and pack the Thanksgiving meal kits?
A: Due to CDC health guidelines we will not be gathering together to assemble the meal kits, however the Streetlights team will still be delivering Thanksgiving meals and turkeys to the families in East St. Louis.
Q: Can I donate food items to put in the Thanksgiving meal kits?
A: You can still donate nonperishable food items that will go to feeding families each month, but we are partnering with a local grocery store to purchase the items for the meal kits. Your monetary donation to Love Month will go towards the purchase of these items.
Q: Can I fill my own Operation Christmas Child shoebox?
A: Yes, you can use any shoebox or you can stop by the church office during operating hours (Tue - Fri 9am-4pm) to pick up a box.
Q: How can I find out more information about filling my own box?
A: You can call our office during operating hours or contact us below. You can also visit Samaritans Purse for more information about Operation Christmas Child.
Q: Who do I talk to if I have a question not listed here?
A: Just fill out the quick form below with your question and we'll get back to you during business hours.