Last year’s 2017  “We Care Warsaw” event included:

  • 1,000 attending from the community
  • 350 individuals from the church volunteering
  • Community organizations Information Tables:
    • Beaman Home
    • Brighpoint
    • Combined Community Services
    • Cardinal Services
    • ECA Early Childhood Alliance 
    • Goodwill Career Center ▪ Heartline 
    • NIHHC (Northern Indiana Hispanic Coalition)
    • Lutheran Services
    • Red Cross
    • Thrivent
    • Work One
    • YMCA
  • Community Donations:
    • Ab & Tom’s Auto Care 
    • Big-R   
    • CVS   
    • Cardinal Services
    • Combined Community Services
    • CE National 
    • Egg Innovations
    • Hairstylists/Barbers: 
      • Expressions
      • Conley Barber
      • Fiesta Hair Salon
      • Sandi Shuter
      • Studio 649
      • Village Barber   
    • Grace College   
    • Indiana Wesleyan University  Photography Dept. 
    • Masterdon Chiropractic   
    • Meijer   
    • Mud Luv     
    • NIHHC/- Northern Indiana Hispanic Health Coalition 
    • Owen’s Supermarket   
    • Sodexo Food Service 
    • TJ Maxx
    • Walmart 
    • Walgreens   
    • World Compassion Network
  • Complimentary services provided such as:
    • 380 family photos taken/delivered same day
    • 115 haircuts
    • 900 Full-course hot turkey meals served
    • Health Screenings ( provided by Northern Indiana Hispanic Health Clinic) Total Cholesterol, Glucose, Anemia, Blood Pressure, Oxygen Saturation, Pulse, and an Explanation of each Result
    • Bag of Groceries (provided by World Compassion Network)
    • Bottle of Laundry Detergent (one per family unit)
    • $3,000 in various gifts cards donated from the church family  to local grocery stores and retail stores
    • Toys, educational materials, children winter gloves/mittens, scarves, boots for the Christmas Toy Store
    • free Christmas Gift Wrapping
    • manicures/make-overs  
    • children’s craft and cookie making station
    • Life Skill Class to teach how to make your own laundry detergent
    • Kid Zone play station
    • various gift baskets