Outreach

Christ the King participates in activities that benefit members of local communities through its active Outreach Ministry.  Activities include:

  • Angel Tree to provide Christmas presents for local youngsters in need
  • Annual collection of cleaning supplies for battered women’s shelter
  • Annual collection of toiletries for battered women’s shelter
  • Hosting a Red Cross Blood Drive every eight weeks
  • Ongoing collection for Salvation Army’s Bed & Bread Program
  • Serving dinner at Haven of Rest, Akron, several times per year

From September 1, 2019 to September 30, 2019, Outreach is sponsoring a Health Kit Collection for kits to be sent to Lutheran World Relief for worldwide distribution. Each kit must include:

    1 lightweight bath towel (20”x40” to 52”x27”), dark color preferred
    2 or 3 bath-size bars (4 to 5 ounces) of soap, in original wrapping (For a total of 8 to 9 ounces of soap)
    1 adult-sized toothbrush in original wrapping
    1 sturdy comb, packaging removed
    1 metal nail clipper with attached file, packaging removed