In addition to the La Escuelita San Marcos bilingual preschool and Scouts, we support the following local organizations:
Camp Grier Camp Grier is an outdoor ministry of the Presbyterian Church (USA). They are committed to making outdoor experiences and the gift of the natural world available to all.
Levine and Dickson Hospice HouseThe mission of Hospice & Palliative Care Charlotte Region is to relieve suffering and improve the quality and dignity of life through compassionate hospice care for those at end of life, palliative care for those with advanced illness, and through community education.
Angels and SparrowsThey start with a nourishing meal, served with dignity, and foster community and a path to hope for those facing hunger in their daily lives through our programs, celebrations and experiences – transforming daily interactions into personal connections and a sense of belonging.
Here is the list of items that we include in Holiday Meal Boxes for our families. We typically distribute the boxes the week before the actual holiday.
- Stuffing (boxed)
- Canned Vegetables (green beans, corn)
- Canned Yams
- Potatoes (dehydrated in a box)
- Biscuit or cornbread mix
- Cranberry Sauce (can)
- Gravy (packet)
- Dessert (cake mix, shelf stable pie crust, pie filling, etc.)
- Canned Pineapple slices
- Macaroni & Cheese
- $10 Gift Card for other groceries (butter, spices, etc.)
Many people decorate their boxes for the holiday and also include something fun, like a holiday candle, dish towel, etc.