Your Name: Melody Mokros
Your Group: Faith United Methodist Church
Location: Freeport, IL
Years Participated: 19
First Year: 1997
This Year: Collected $786 for Freeport Area Church Cooperative
Thank you for being with us since the beginning. We appreciate your support!
How did you hear of Souper Bowl of Caring?We heard about Souper Bowl of Caring through email.
Why did you choose to join the Souper Bowl of Caring team?We chose to join the Souper Bowl of Caring team to help our community.
What does your group do to participate in the Souper Bowl of Caring movement?We collect food and money and have Souper Bowl Lunch to raise more money for our food pantry.
What have you found is most successful for raising cash and food items?By simple asking.
Tell us a little about where you donate your collection to.We donate our collection to the local food pantry which is run by a cooperative of churches in our community.
Are there any resources you feel Souper Bowl of Caring could develop to enhance your collection?No.
What does participating in Souper Bowl of Caring mean to your group?It is a long tradition and the youth ask every year if we will be participating again.
What does it mean to you?It is a way to involve our whole church in helping and sharing what we have with others.