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October 15, 2018

Books Sale Helps Feed Hungry

OSWEGO – Inez Parker, left, organizer of the May book sale at the Church of the Resurrection, gives 10 percent of the sale’s proceeds to Oswego’s Blessings in a Backpack program, represented by Beth Hallinan, the program’s co-coordinator.

Helping hungry kids

Helping hungry kids

Blessings in a Backpack provides weekend food to hundreds of needy elementary schoolchildren in Oswego.

Church of the Resurrection, the Episcopal church on West Fifth Street, is the lead sponsor of the Oswego program, with assistance from Grace Lutheran Church and other local organizations.

One Response “Books Sale Helps Feed Hungry”

  1. DK Engelke
    June 22, 2018 at 1:43 pm

    This sounds like something Jesus would like! What a great idea! No child should ever go hungry. Even for a day!

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