Header photo Courtesy of Michael Tylicki
5th Annual Warm Angels Blanket Drive 2018-2019:
Donations Needed: Blankets, socks, hats, and gloves.
Drop locations currently are:
Cascade Cafe: 301 Broad St.; Open M-Sat: 8 am- 2 pm
Phone: (440) 322-3573
First Congregational Church of Christ: 330 2nd St, Elyria, OH; M-F 9 am- 3 pm. Phone: (440) 323-5454
Roxy's Emporium: 604 Middle Ave., Elyria, OH
or contact Barbie Blackhall via pm on Facebook.
Francesca's Unleashed Hair Studio (Gloves only)
468 North Abbe Rd., Elyria, OH
Drive runs from: 10/1/18. to 4/1/19
St. Andrews - McDonald's Gift Card Drive 2018-2019
For the homeless that stop by the church asking for help - donate a McDonald's $5 Gift Cards. Please purchase and drop off at St. Andrews Church (Holly Lane entrance - there is a mail slot there). McDonald's Gift Cards can also be sent by mail to: St. Andrew's Episcopal Church, 300 3rd. St., Elyria, OH 44035. These gift cards are used to provide a hot meal for those people that stop by the church asking for help. ...Thank You!
Events and other Information for February 2019:
Things to do in Elyria Feb. 2019
Looking for some fun/educational things to do this February, then be sure to check out these links(Click on photos below for more information)
Coffee with a Cop Feb. 2019:
Special Olympic Hoops at LCCC 2019
Wed Feb 28, 2019 – Sun Mar 3, 2019
From the LCCC Website: The joy and magic of the Special Olympics is ready to return to the spotlight at LCCC. The 24th annual North Section Basketball Tournament is set to be played February 28 – March 3, 2019. The tournament will bring more than 1,100 athletes with varied developmental disabilities and delays together for a weekend of competition and camaraderie."
This is an outstanding event, and everyone is invited to help support and encourage the participants.Special Olympics Hoops at LCCC is completely volunteer-driven. Volunteers are always needed and appreciated for this event. If your area organization, church group or school club would like to lend a hand, Please consider helping us. For more information and to sign up as a volunteer visit: https://www.lorainccc.edu/community/special-olympics-basketball-tournament/