How to Help
Financial Donations - Click "Give Now" to give to the community fund - a fund set aside to help fund food programs in the community. People have already begun sharing their stimulus checks and other giving other gifts in order to help others during this difficult time. You may also give by sending a check to PO Box 311, Abingdon, IL 61410 (marked "Community Fund")
Community Food Pantry - Open Every Tuesday 12-3pm, located at Abingdon United Methodist Church - Contact the United Methodist Church office to learn more about volunteering. Help is needed unloading food from trucks or carrying food from the lower level to the food pantry drive thru. 401 N. Washington St., Abingdon
The Cupboard and the Closet - Volunteers; food, clothing & financial donations; as well s food delivery help is needed. You may call the church office 309-462-3444 Mon-Thurs, 9am-12pm to volunteer with the Cupboard or arrange a donation. Non perishable food donations can be left on the porch of the church parsonage (405 N. Washington St.)
Mask-making Ministry - We are looking for volunteers to make masks to be given out freely in our community: especially to the elderly, first responders and medical staff (call the number above to share your masks or learn more). Don't worry if you don't have much materials, elastic or other supplies: the church has materials to share!