New Providence Baptist Church helps families in need

What:    Food, Clothing, Shoes and More Giveaway

When:    Saturday, March 31, 2012    

Time:     9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Where:   New Providence Baptist Church

            18211 Plymouth Road, Detroit, MI 48228

            (corner of Plymouth Road & Southfield Freeway)

Why:    “For I was hungered, and ye gave me meat…” Matthew 25:35  “Naked, and ye clothed me…”, Matthew 25:36

New Providence Baptist Church, Empowerment Plan Program, wants to be a blessing to the community during these tough economic times. We will give away new and gently used items (clothing, shoes, coats, accessories, infant furniture; toys and children books) “FREE” of charge to those in need.

New Providence Baptist Church, Empowerment Plan Program is partnering with Forgotten Harvest; who will donate food and perishable items towards their food program. The Community Enrichment Food Enrichment Program is on a first come basis for low income and financially distressed families. Participants must bring picture identification, provide proof of income and complete registration form.

In addition, local organizations (Breast & Cervical Cancer Control Program (BCCCP); DTE Home Energy Consultation Program; Neighborhood Service Organization will participate in this “FREE” event and distribute material on their “FREE” health screening, energy home assessment, food, health and utility assistance programs.

“If you want to be blessed, you’ve got to be a giver.” Dr. Everett N. Jennings, Sr., Pastor of New Providence Baptist Church. “I thank God for you all. I lost my job and things were hard. But you all blessed me and made my day.” C. Jackson

For more information contact Lisa Benjamin at (313) 837-0818 ext. 102 or email her at



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