Every second Saturday in May, letter carriers in Madison and more than 10,000 cities and towns across America collect the goodness and compassion of their postal customers, who participate in the NALC Stamp Out Hunger National Food Drive — the largest one-day food drive in the nation. Led by letter carriers represented by the National […]
CHRISTIAN COOPERATIVE MINISTRY IS PARTICIPATING IN THE BIG PAYBACK. The Big Payback annual giving day is returning on Thursday, May 2, and Christian Cooperative Ministry is excited to take part in this monumental event. Kicking off at midnight on Thursday, May 2, the 24-hour online giving day helps organizations, like Christian Cooperative Ministry, raise […]
Backpacks Program We are gathering backpacks and filling them with school supplies for the children in the 37115 zip code. These children are in need to our help. Some parents have recently lost their job or are working and not getting enough hours to purchase the needed supplies. Please help us help them. You can […]
On May 12th the letters carriers stamp out hunger food drive will happen and we are asking all of you to participate. Just set out your non-perishable food well before your letter carrier’s normal pick-up time. The earlier the better! Note that he or she will be delivering and collecting mail as usual, on top […]
The Big Payback annual giving day is on Wednesday, May 2, and Christian Cooperative Ministry is excited to take part in this monumental event. The Big Payback, hosted by The Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee, is a community-wide giving day that celebrates Middle Tennessee’s spirit of generosity and supports the life-changing work of area nonprofits. Kicking […]
In 2017 over 5,300 food boxes were distributed to 13,208 people at Christian Cooperative Ministry. We also provided 4,000+ sack lunches to the homeless community. Our ministry is supported by Second Harvest of Middle Tennessee, area churches and local businesses. In addition, individual donations of food, clothing and monetary gifts were received throughout the year.
The Christmas toy drive was a huge success. Thank you to Stones River Electric, Monkey Joe’s and Dollar General for providing toy donations. We gave toys to 175 children in the Madison – 37115 zip code. Also, families were provided gift bags, wrapping paper and bows to help make Christmas morning even more exciting. City […]
For many, Thanksgiving is a time to have a wonderful meal on the table and invite family and friends over to celebrate. For some Davidson county families in need that would not have been possible, without help. During the 2017 Thanksgiving holiday, we gave away 307 Thanksgiving baskets. The boxes were filled with a full […]
Each year we have given away hundreds of boxes at Thanksgiving and through the Christmas holidays. This year we expect to hand out some 400 to 500 boxes just for the month of November. It will be a time of year when most need more help. Many of those we serve have jobs that are […]
We give out a lot of water during the summer. Well, this year it seems to have started early. We are asking to raise a much needed $1000 or 500 cases of water. This will be needed through the summer months. So stop by and drop off a couple of cases now and again.