Kits Stories

Urgent Appeal for More CWS School Kits

July 30, 2014 — CWS School Kits give children in impoverished schools, refugee camps, or other difficult settings some of the basic tools for learning. »

CWS Is a Disaster Recovery Partner That Sticks Around

April 17, 2014 — Support for flood survivors in Illinois in 2013 started right away in the form of CWS Emergency Cleanup Buckets. »
Displayed Clean-up Buckets

Bucket Brigade

September 4, 2013 — With a goal of creating 15 to 20 CWS Emergency Clean-up Buckets, First Christian Church, Fullerton, CA, assembled 37 this summer. »
School children with their new CWS School Kits

CWS School Kits Aid Missouri Children in Flood-battered County

August 27, 2013 — CWS responded to requests from the East Prairie, Mo., Chamber of Commerce for CWS School Kits again this year. »
Students at John M. Stumbo Elementary School in Grethel, Ky., with their CWS School Kits

CWS Kits and Blankets Aid Disaster-battered Kentucky County

August 22, 2013 — CWS is bringing practical comfort to people in Floyd County, Ky., who are struggling amidst multiple disasters. »
Blog Graphic: School Kits

Back to School Shopping Made Awesome

August 1, 2013 — While you are throwing folders, pencils, a ruler and erasers into your cart, add a few extra supplies to help another child. »
Leah's Birthday

Leah’s Birthday Makes Other Kids Celebrate

July 26, 2013 — Leah celebrated her 7th birthday with a party, cake and friends, but the presents weren’t for her. And that’s just the way she wanted it. »
Nigerian Church Leaders

Nigerian Church of the Brethren Leaders Assemble CWS Kits

July 16, 2013 — Six church leaders from the Church of the Brethren in Nigeria assembled CWS Kits at Salem Church of the Brethren in Englewood, Ohio. »
Buckets: Shanna Snider

A Nomad in Pursuit of Helping Those in Need

June 22, 2013 — "I was in Rockaway, New York, when three tornadoes hit my hometown of Granbury, Texas. I had no choice but to come home and help." »
Emergency Cleanup Buckets: Preston Hollow Presbyterian

Service is Worship: Church Stocks CWS Emergency Cleanup Buckets

June 7, 2013 — “With the memory of tornado destruction still fresh, our mission was to fill buckets with cleaning supplies, to help families affected...." »