Groceries are distributed at the church on the second and third Wednesday of the month from 2-3 pm
Here are ways we are currently serving the community around the church:
Through the generous donations from CLFMI members, the church has been able to proviide yummy snacks for frontline workers at both
St. Joseph and U of M Hospitals.
Community Picnic and Backpack Giveaway
Each year, prior to the start of school, community entities come together to host a community picnic and backpack giveaway—targeting the community around the church. There are bounce houses, food, face painting, a petting zoo, music, a magic show, and much more.
Community Christmas Dinner and Toy Giveaway
Prior to Christmas, organizations come together to host a dinner and an opportunity for parents to shop in our toy shop for their children. It’s a festive occasion with music and entertainment.
Ballin On The Boulevard
A summer 3 on 3 basketball tournament for boys—targeting the neighborhood near to the church. Prizes and awards are given to the winning teams.
Art In The Park
This event coincides with Ballin On the Boulevard. It’s an exciting opportunity for children of all ages to try various kinds of art—including watercolors, tie-dying, STEM activities, painting birdhouses and other wooden items, and much more. Food is provided by Ypsilanti Community Schools.