plumtree 500

SOUTH CAROLLTON, Ky. (7/2/13) – Numerous Western Kentucky residents are preparing to return to the earthquake ravished Caribbean island of Haiti, where more than 200,000 were killed in January of 2010, and thousands more remain homeless, hungry, and in dire need almost four years later.

In an effort to raise the final $3000.00 needed to cover the costs of transportation, beans and rice, children's vitamins, and other necessities, area residents are holding a “Help Haiti Yard Sale” this Saturday, July 6 , at the South Carrollton Community Center, from 6:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
 
Browse through all types of items, at yard sale low prices, and at the same time help these dedicated mission members reach their necessary amount needed to make this mission a reality.
 
You can also help by stopping by Poole's Pharmacy Care in Owensboro, Livermore, or Central City and purchase a bottle of children's vitamins. This is one of the major needs for children now living on one meal every other day.
 
When you buy one bottle and donate it to the Help Haiti relief mission, Poole's will donate an additional two bottles. According to those who have made previous trips to Haiti, vitamins for small children are one of the most important items needed to help children dealing with malnutrition from receiving one meal every other day.
 
These are two easy ways you can do your part to Help Heal Haiti, as mission members prepare to leave in mid-July to assist in feeding, giving medical attention, and sharing the Gospel of Christ
 
In the weeks to come, SurfKY News will bring our readers touching observations of local Christians who have seen the suffering on past trips, along with others making their first journey.
 
Find out more about how you can help by calling Bellevue Baptist's mission coordinator at 270-685-5103.
 
Paul McRee
SurfKY News
Photo provided by Mattie Jones

LIKE SurfKY on Facebook - Click here to LIKE us now.

© Copyright 2015 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission. SurfKY News encourages you to share this story on social media.

Posted on 2/2/14
3/13 - 16
3/13 - 16

Most Read This Week

March 27, 2015 6107

Three Arrested during Execution of Search…

by Madisonville Police Department/Hopkins County Detention Center
March 25, 2015 5565

Fazoli's, Roses Coming to Madisonville

by Amber Averitt, SurfKY News
March 24, 2015 5269

One Dies, Another Injured in Mortons Gap Traffic…

by Deputy Heath Owens
March 25, 2015 5212

Grand Jury Finds No Criminal Wrongdoing in Bean…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
March 30, 2015 4919

Man Charged with Child Abuse After Allegedly…

by Madisonville Police Department
March 24, 2015 4349

UPDATE: One Injured in Hopkinsville Road Accident

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

March 09, 2015 14267

Multi-Agency Drug Bust Results in $1 Million Meth…

by KSP DESI
March 02, 2015 11709

Madisonville Teen Faces Numerous Drug Charges

by Madisonville Police Department/Hopkins County Detention Center

Stories Trending Today

March 31, 2015 2166

Man Charged for Driving While under Influence of…

by Madisonville Police Department
March 31, 2015 1342

Happenings and Meetings - Hopkins County

by Amber Averitt, SurfKY News
March 31, 2015 1294

Covenant Community Church Hosts Annual…

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
March 31, 2015 1039

Hopkins County Misdemeanor Indictments

by Karen McKnight
March 31, 2015 1003

Madisonville Police Reports Released - March 31,…

by Madisonville Police Department
March 31, 2015 731

Glema Center April Schedule Features Jo Dee…

by Gary Gates, SurfKY News
March 30, 2015 672

Members from Madisonville Police, Hopkinsville…

by Abbie Darst
March 31, 2015 436

Baptist Health Madisonville Upgrades Technology…

by Baptist Health
March 31, 2015 429

KSP Charges Henderson County Man with Possession…

by Kentucky State Police
March 31, 2015 413

United Way Honors Organizations, Businesses,…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News