Charity

From Poverty to Possibility

We take action to relieve poverty by enabling effective networks that address short-term need for food, clothing and housing as well as long-term solutions.

Working with local farmers to donate potatoes to Food Bank
Working with local farmers to deliver potatoes to Food Bank.
Giving food to people in need.
Giving food to people in need.

Clothing Donation

We collaborate with Moonlight International Foundation on donation of clothing. For instance, the donation of down jackets and snow boots in a variety of sizes, colors and styles for both adults and children to Upper Room Hospitality Ministry and Salvation Army Maritime Division.

Volunteers wrapping down jackets for donation.
Volunteers wrapping down jackets for donation.
Putting a greeting card into the package of down jacket with warmest wishes
Putting a greeting card into the package of down jacket with warmest wishes

Soup Kitchen

Our monks and volunteers participated in the Soup Kitchen by Upper Room Hospitality Ministry in a regular basis.

Monks preparing food at Soup Kitchen
Monks preparing food at Soup Kitchen.
A monk cutting oranges at Soup Kitchen.
A monk cutting oranges at Soup Kitchen.