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CURRENT NEWS

2024                      

Backpack &                          

School Supplies       

Drive                       

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Misión Peniel is reaching out for your help! 

It's time for Misión Peniel annual Backpack-Drive! Please consider donating NEW backpacks and school supplies for children in our community, or making a monetary donation online or by check mailed to the mission, noting "Backpacks/Supplies" designation.

CLICK HERE to find the Flyer/Poster with all the information for support our campaign.

THANK YOU!!!

For Another Successful Christmas Joy!

Every year, the kindness of our community of friends and donors inspires us at Mision Peniel to continue brightening children´s Christmas with a gift. Thanks to your generosity, our Christmas Joy party was full of laughter, excitement, and joy!

This year, more than 275 families and 738 children walked away with a special holiday gift and a bag full of goodies to enjoy. The kids even received a visit from Santa Claus and Mrs. Claus. Once again, it made a big difference in the lives of these children and their families.

Thank you to all the churches that donated their time and toys to host an Angel Tree. Thank you to all the churches or individuals who donated monetarily. Thank you to everyone who donated through our Walmart Wish List. Thank you to our volunteers who helped us organize, sort, and prepare gift bags for our Christmas Joy Celebration. We couldn’t have gotten so many toys out to so many families in need without you! 

 

Thank  you  again for  helping  bring  a  smile  to  a child’s face this Christmas, and for all that you do to  support us  all  year  long.  At Misión Peniel we wish you a very Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

Thank you for Making our Backpack/School

Supplies-Drive a Success!

Thanks to all the generous donors who contributed, and all the amazing volunteers who sorted, packed, and distributed the backpacks.

Our goal was to fill 500 backpacks with everything kids need to start the year off - pens, pencils, crayons, composition books, spiral notebooks, and more. But your support was so overwhelming that we were able to distribute backpacks to 550 children of 182 families.

YES, 550 - children whose school year is off to a better start because of YOU!

A huge                                 to everyone who made this possible

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WE ARE GROWING

AND NEED YOUR HELP TO FILL A PART TIME POSITION! 

Misión Peniel would love your help in building the staff of our small, but big-hearted mission.  We are accepting applications for a part time position with our meal preparation and distribution outreach, Pan de Vida. This can begin immediately.  The job description and application are attached below.  Preference is for someone who is bilingual in Spanish and English. 

 

Completed applications and any questions can be sent via email to:  miguel@peaceriverpresbytery.org  and noted “application”.

 

Thank you for sharing this information and opportunity with your contacts!

Pan de Vida Job Description

Job Application

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Good news!  We are signing up church and other small groups for Friday serving!  

The mission is accepting two Friday groups of 6-8 to assist with food organization and/or distribution on Fridays from either 11 a.m -1 p.m. or 2 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.   The use of face masks is now optional.  

Please use our Calendar to view open dates and contact Marifrans Estrada to reserve a spot:  marifrans@peaceriverpresbytery.org

                               N E E D  L I S T!!!

Any items you can provide to meet our ongoing needs are greatly appreciated. Just click on the link below to see how you can help!

                 Donation Need List for May and June 2024

Clothing 

We have decided to suspend distribution of clothing until further notice. We will accept baseball caps and in the winter months, jackets and blankets.  We also accept any type of rain gear: ponchos, umbrellas and light rain jackets.

General Household

Due to a limited amount of storage, we ask that if you have things like pots, pans, basic dishes, sheets, pillows, bicycles, or portable sleeping tents that you contact the mission first to confirm there is a need.  

 

If you have a delivery of these items, please contact us by phone, text or email ahead of time as our schedule on site has limited hours.  We cannot accept donations on Fridays unless your group is serving that day.  Thank you for understanding.  

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CURRENT MID WEEK VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES: 

Music Academy, Saturday mornings-- volunteer teachers of piano, and guitar will be needed as we seek to expand this outreach.  Contact the academy director, Juan Pablo Oliva:  jpablo606@gmail.com 

Mission Garden-- Tuesday and Thursday Mornings and/or afternoons

Contact Lupita Vasquez: lvazquez@cultivateabundance.org

Please message us with your contact information if you'd like to come by yourself or with others at a time convenient to you. We ask that you contact us before making the trip to Immokalee.  There are times we are NOT at the mission and we would hate to miss you!

 

If you would like to make a financial contribution, you can do so through our online giving link on this website or by mailing your contribution to:     

Misión Peniel 

PO Box 1204

Immokalee, FL 34143

 God is truly working a good thing through all of us, together, serving in Christ's name.  Thank you for your ongoing partnership in mission-- it's a beautiful thing!  

Contact us for additional updates, questions or to schedule volunteer or donation deliveries.  

Downloadable Resources for Church Publicity and Volunteer Groups:

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