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Women's Empowerment Ministry

$330 of $1,200 goal

Raised by 6 people in 50 months
Charles Marshall
for Fountain of Hope Christian Church Inc
 ATLANTA, GA
As a part of National Domestic Violence Month in October 2014,  Fountain of Hope Christian Church started this "Dr. Mary A Leonard Women's Empowerment Ministry" to help women come out  or "WALK IT OUT" of domestic violence, poverty, depression, financial distress, and hopelessness to where God wants them to be.   This ministry is named in honor of Rev. Dr. Leonard who died this past 2014 Mother's Day after delivering the Mother's Day Sunday Message.   

The target is not only women in Atlanta Metro Shelters, but also women who have been referred to us for assistance.   It's about helping those women who want to be helped.  

This ministry had its kick off on Saturday, October 18, 2014 at a luncheon at the Rosel Fann Recreation Center, Atlanta, GA with approximately 60 women present.   Going forward, this ministry will provide encouragement, empowerment, and uplifting to women through sever programs such as the following:
- Christmas Banquet
-CNN Special: The Black Woman and Family
-Blame, Shame, Game Workshop
-Women's Empowerment Rally
-Women's Day
-Annual Women's Empowerment Luncheon

100% of the gift you give will go toward helping women move into a better situation.

You may also donate at the Church's Website:
Fountain of Hope
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Thank you to those who mailed in their gifts and those who gave online at the website as well on this site. We are preparing to serve families in need for Christmas and your tax deductible gifts will help us get there. Giving statements will be mailed to you for your tax records at the end of the year. Thanks for seeing the need and giving now. May God Bless You.
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We had an awesome kick off launching of this ministry with over 60 women present on Saturday, October 18, 2014. With diverse backgrounds, women came together to encourage one another in the spirit of Jesus Christ. We still need your help to continue this ministry. Make your donation today. You will be helping someone's mother, sister, aunt, or grandmother.
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We are a third of the way to our goal. Your prayers and your giving is making that possible. May God bless you for your act of kindness.

In addition, if you have women's shoes to donate, please let us know. We are collecting shoes to give to those women in need of shoes as they "WALK IT OUT". Our theme this year is with God's help, women can walk out of domestic abuse, walk out of depression, walk out of low self esteem, walk out of doubt, and walk out of bad situations to where God wants them to be. PO BOX 55039, Atlanta, GA 30308.
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Thank you to those of you who have continued to respond with your gifts to this timely ministry. You can donate one two ways. You can donate online via gofundme or you can mail your gift to "Fountain of Hope Christian Church, PO BOX 55039, Atlanta, GA 30308". Regardless of how you give, you will be sent a giving statement at the end of the year for your tax purposes. May God bless each of you for taking time to consider this ministry.
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$330 of $1,200 goal

Raised by 6 people in 50 months
Created September 18, 2014
Funds raised will benefit:
Fountain of Hope Christian Church Inc
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Atlanta, GA
EIN: 263951956
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Cathy Grate
49 months ago

Praying for success in your ministry. God bless.

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