Events and projects:
* Please join us at our monthly HNS Sharing Cupboard Cooking classes! They are held the third
Monday of each month at The Beacon in Waterloo from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm! Our amazing Jan
is teaching residents to use local food pantry items to make delicious, filling, nutritious meals and
tips on stretching your budget! We are also providing a food pantry of items for those who might
need extra groceries! Please sign up by calling the HNS Help line! 618-939-8680. Thank you!
* Holiday Outreach Program - We are looking for families who need help for Thanksgiving
and Christmas this year! If you could use a Thanksgiving basket of food or Christmas
gifts for your family, please call our HNS Help Line 618-939-8680. Someone from our
Holiday Outreach team will be in touch! We are also looking for families to provide
Christmas gifts and to provide Thanksgiving baskets of food! Please contact us for more
information! You can call the Help Line and leave a message for Kelly Lerch or send an
e-mail to Kelly at firstname.lastname@example.org.
* Summer Lunch Program - Real Life Methodist Church-Waterloo and Bethany United Methodist
Church-Columbia are offering a summer sack lunch program for all children. Locations in Waterloo
are: Rogers Elementary pavilion 11:30 - 12:30, Bellefontaine Apartments 11:30 - 12:30.
Locations in Columbia are: 11:30 - Noon Bolm-Schuhkraft Park, 12:05 - 12:30 Metter Park
* HNS Phone Help Line - 618-939-8680
Please leave a message if you are in need of help! This is not for emergencies. Messages are
checked throughout the day and you will receive a response within 48 hours.
If you would like more information about any of these programs, please call our Help Line 618-939-8680
or click on the buttons below to send a direct e-mail to the service provider.
Thank you for your support and be watching for upcoming program information as we grow!