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Much of the support for the Ministry of Caring comes from other community organizations. These partners host events and fundraisers to donate proceeds to the Ministry and raise awareness for our vision that the poor should never be treated poorly.
If you or your organization would like to partner with us, please email our Development Director, Priscilla Rakestraw, or call her at (302) 652-5523.
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1016 Philadelphia Pike
Wilmington, DE 19809
If you love burgers, this is the event for you! Every summer, restaurants from around Delaware compete for three trophies: Critic’s Choice Winner, People’s Choice Winner, and Best Alternative Burger. Roam around, sample burgers, and cast your votes for the People’s Choice. Burger Battle website >
Ramsey’s Farm is hosting a 5K Run/Walk to benefit leukemia research and local food charities, including Emmanuel Dining Room. This event will take place at Ramsey’s Farm in Wilmington from 9 AM until 12 noon. The event page can be found on the Ramsey Farm web page or by clicking here.
Throughout October 2016, whenever someone donated a pack of new socks at New Balance Brandywine or New Balance Christiana, New Balance donated a pair to Ministry of Caring to aid the homeless. With everyone’s efforts, we collected 1,001 pairs of socks!
The Daughters of Penelope present:
Murder by Baklava
Saturday, November 4th, 2017
11 AM – 2 PM
Mendenhall Inn Gold Ballroom
323 Kennett Pike, Chadds Ford, PA
Proceeds will benefit the Ministry of Caring.
Every pie sold during the annual Thanksgiving “Easy As Pie” Fundraiser helps the Delaware HIV Consortium and the Ministry of Caring’s House of Joseph II continue their work improving the lives of people living with HIV/AIDS.Please support us by telling your friends, family and coworkers about the sweetest Thanksgiving fundraiser around. Go ahead and indulge in a good cause — your tastebuds will thank you.
Partner with WDEL and sponsor an hour of the Annual Feed A Friend Event. Be a part of sharing and caring benefiting local food banks: The Emmanuel Dining Room, Sunday Breakfast Mission, YWCA, Newark, St. Paul’s Church Outreach Center, and the Newark Area Welfare Committee.
– 3 Live mentions during your sponsorship hour
– Logo and link on WDEL’s Feed A Friend Page
– Email blast to WDEL database highlighting you as a sponsor
– 10 Pre-recorded “Thank You” promos to run on WDEL and WDEL.com
– 16 :60 commercials airing Monday-Sunday from 6am-12am
– 16 :60 commercials streaming on WDEL.com
– Invitation to participate in the shopping experience when cases of food are purchased along with the beneficiaries
The Currie Hair, Skin, & Nails spas at Glen Mills and Justison Landing will open their salons for a special “Beauty and the Blessed” Fundraiser event to benefit the Ministry of Caring.
The proceeds generated by this unique beauty event will help the Ministry of Caring in its service to the poor, homeless, and disadvantaged.
Saturday, May 13, 2017
Registration opens at 8am
Race begins at 9am
Middletown High School
120 Silver Lake Rd.
Middletown, DE 19709
Entry fee: $20 through May 10, $25 starting May 11
The Annual Milk Run/Walk, hosted by the Delaware Farm Bureau, raises money for the Ministry of Caring’s “Milk for Children Fund” and Neighborhood House, a local nonprofit that helps struggling families get back on their feet. Proceeds from the event helps MOC’s Emmanuel Dining Room serve a nutritious glass of milk to every child in need who walks through our doors.