March 2003

CIA Medical Mission – To be held every fourth Saturday of the month from 10:30am – 12:30 pm at Hamburg Presbyterian Church. The goal is to provide compassionate and practical medical help to those in need. This includes meeting basic health needs or equipping people tools to become self sufficient. The Grand Opening was March 23, 2002.

May 2003

7th Annual Work Days Weekend – Paradise House in Buffalo, NY – Many necessary improvements were made with the help of a large group of volunteers.

Personal Care Products Drive and Food Collection at Member Churches – An annual Memorial Day mission project, this year devoted to collecting personal care and canned goods for the needy in our own community.

August 2003

Back to School Back-Packs – In response to the request to assist local needy families, 104 back-packs filled with school supplies for less fortunate High School students were delivered to the area schools for distribution.

September 2003

Clothing and Personal Care Products Drive – Specially marked bags were distibuted to individual households throughut the community, filled, then collected by CIA.

October 2003

Crop Walk, Walk-a-thon for Hunger – Fourth year of participation for CIA. Record numbers of walkers to part in this community mission project.

December 2003

Seventh Annual Caroling at Group Homes – Volunteers spread the joy of the holiday season to our brothers and sisters in local area community homes for the developmentally disabled. Over 125 people participated from both member and non-member churches.

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