Change The World Allen

Change the World Allen

Military Packaging

FUMC Allen

Packaging May 16, 2021

Care Package Collection Apr 25 – May 16

Fleece Blankets

Sunday, 2-5 PM

Change the World with Flowers – More Info Below

Contact Tori Cantu

Cards/Boxes for Seniors & Military

Military Support Group

Help us build care packages for our troops. Drop-boxes are located at the east entrance of the church near Missions Cafe from April 25 – May 16 , 2021.

You can also order from our Amazon wish list HERE and your items will be delivered directly to FUMC Allen. Please order no later than May 9 so that items are received in time for packaging and shipping.

Cash donations to help pay for the shipping costs can be dropped in the offering boxes at FUMC Allen (mark checks for military support) or leave at the church office. Each care package costs about $20 to mail.

Direct any questions to Betty Matthews (972.727.5836) at Suggested items are:

  • Nuts or trail mix
  • Snack crackers
  • Energy bars
  • Beef jerky
  • Peanut butter crackers
  • Small individual cans of tuna/chicken
  • Small cans Pringle® chips
  • Mints/Lifesavers®
  • Sunflower seeds
  • Single-serve coffee, tea, or hot cocoa
  • Drink mix singles
  • Pencils, pens
  • Puzzle books
  • Small memo notebooks
  • Magazines (sports, cars)
  • Chapstick®
  • Toothbrushes/Toothpaste
  • Q-tips® cotton swabs
  • Small packages of tissues
  • Small packages of wet wipes

Change the World with Flowers

Our Faith & Family group is leading the way during Change the World kick off weekend by creating beautiful arrangements to express our care to folks who might need a lift. We are currently accepting nominations of folks to receive an arrangment as well as volunteers who would like to create them. If you are interested, please contact Tori Canut at by May 11.

Contact Us

601 S. Greenville Ave

Allen, TX 75002

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