Last year’s 2018  “We Care Warsaw” event included:

  • over 900 guests attending from the community
  • up to 345 volunteers served throughout the day
  • Community organizations Information Tables:
    • Angel Share
    • Cardinal Services: Kosciusko Head Start/Early Start
    • Combine Community Services
    • Goodwill Career Center
    • Heartline
    • Medical Dental
  • Community Donations:
    • Cardinal Services
    • CE National
    • Egg Innovations
    • Grace College
    • Hair Stylists/Barbers -Bar’Lon, Expressions, Fiesta Hair Salon, Studio 649, and Sandra Foreman, Amanda Miller, Crystal Reed, Sandi Shuter, Alyson Smith
    • Indiana Wesleyan University-Art & Design/Photography Department
    • Karla Ellis Photography
    • Meijer, Northern Indiana Hispanic Health Coalition
    • Sodexco Food Service
    • The Pit Stop
    • Walmart
    • World Compassion Network
  • Complimentary services provided such as:
    • 340 family photos taken/delivered same day
    • 113 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
    • 300+ Bags 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  
    • Kid Zone craft and cookie making station
    • Life Skill Class to teach how to make your own laundry detergent
    • Kid Zone play station
    • various gift baskets