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MAB Reopens in New Warehouse 

After losing our warehouse space in Wilmington, DE, last August, we are thrilled to announce a new location: God has led us to a wonderful new work site at 8 Federal Road in West Grove, PA. We opened officially on January 16th for sorting and packing donations of clothing, shoes, and household items. In addition…

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Store Fundraiser Overwhelming Success

Boscov’s, a Northeastern department store chain, helps local charities raise funds by inviting them to sell 25% off discount shopping passes to an annual one-day sales event. This year the Mid-Atlantic Branch was blessed with an anonymous donor who pledged to match monies up to $2,000 for “Friends Helping Friends Day.” MAB volunteers eagerly maximized…

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Hygiene Kits for Hurricane Victims

On October 13, 2018, members and friends of Christ Memorial Lutheran Church in Malvern, PA, came together to make hygiene kits for victims of Hurricanes Florence and Michael. Using Action Team funds from Thrivent Financial, branch managers Cliff Kraft and Rob Hall purchased towels, wash cloths, tooth brushes and paste, bath soap, band-aids, and combs….

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Materials Purchased for Hurricane Victims

Hurricane Florence Relief – The Mid-Atlantic board didn’t let their lack of a warehouse stop them from using funds to purchase materials for hurricane victims. Five-gallon pails, cleaning solution containers, mops, brooms, scrub brushes, cleansers, trash bags and rubber gloves were all purchased from the Home Depot to make over 100 Scrub Bucket Kits! The…

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Shipment Welcomed With Grateful Smiles

Mid-Atlantic Branch out of Wilmington, DE recently shipped 186,840 Kids Against Hunger meals, processed food, drinking water, women’s shoes, hygiene supplies, and file cabinets to Help For Haiti. Sandra Koch expressed words of gratitude for such a welcomed shipment especially for the peanut butter which she will only share with the orphanages to put smiles…

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Joining Forces to Ship Goods

Mid-Atlantic and New England Branches joined forces to ship a load of goods to Pampali Evangelical Lutheran Church in Latvia. Mid-Atlantic Branch volunteers loaded bikes, toys, school supplies, sewing fabric, quilts, bedding, clothes, shoes, hygiene items, and medical equipment and added to that was coats, shoes, boots and clothing from New England Branch volunteers. What…

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