Kits Stories

Flood Survivors Continue on Road to Recovery

January 13, 2015 — Following severe flooding in Longmont and surrounding areas during the fall of 2013, Church World Service provided disaster response kits. »

Cambridge Presbyterian Church Holds "Baby Jesus" Christmas Eve Service

January 8, 2015 — Volunteers assembled 12 CWS Baby Care Kits during the congregation's Christmas Eve service. »

Cub Scouts Assemble CWS Hygiene Kits

November 20, 2014 — Cub Scout Pack 62 in Duxbury MA made CWS Hygiene Kits! They learned about displaced people, refugees and how they can do something to help. »

CWS School Kits Encourage Alabama Children Recovering Following Tornadoes

October 20, 2014 — CWS School Kits were delivered during a Jefferson County, Ala., “Community Awareness Day” Oct. 9 in Birmingham. »

CWS Kits Help Survivors of Catastrophic Fire in Chicago

October 20, 2014 — After a deadly apartment complex fire, CWS School Kits and CWS Baby Care Kits helped displaced families. »
Lynn Thomas and Estelle Holmquist

Vermont Congregation's "Special Drive" Nets 116 CWS School Kits

October 10, 2014 — Many people in Central Vermont know firsthand about the work of CWS, having received CWS Kits in the aftermath of Hurricane Irene. »

St. Michael's UCC in West Chicago, IL Assembles CWS School Kits

September 24, 2014 — St. Michael's UCC in West Chicago, IL assembled 150 CWS School Kits as part of the United Church of Christ matching grant program. »

Good Shepherd UCC Participates in UCC School Bag Kit Mission Project

September 23, 2014 — Good Shepherd UCC in Cary, North Carolina, was excited to participate in the UCC school bag kit mission project for the refugee children. »

Annual Gathering CWS Clean Up Bucket Project

September 23, 2014 — Before the 2014 Annual Gathering, churches in the Indiana-Kentucky Conference collected supplies to assemble CWS Emergency Cleanup Buckets. »