Church Building Loan Payoff

My name is Christine Chavez.  I am a parishoner and Parish Council Chairperson for St. Raphael Antiochian Orthodox Christian Church in Thousand Palms, CA.

Our parish was formed 16 years ago and we have been at our current location for 6 years. Our parish is made up of about 20 families and we are prayerfully requesting your help with raising $70,000 towards our $265,000 bank loan on our church property.  The full $265,000 is due by Oct. 16, 2015 or we face foreclosure.  We have applied to other banks, but need to pay down the balance before we can qualify for a new loan.  We have a generous benefactor that will match any monies donated.  All donations are tax deductible. 

Fr. David Kruse, Pastor can be reached @ 760-408-6116 if you have any questions. 

Please like and share on social media and help spread the word about our appeal.  Thank you!

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  • Anonymous 
    • $500 
    • 48 mos
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    • $10 
    • 50 mos
  • Johanna Duterte 
    • $50 
    • 51 mos
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    • $25 
    • 51 mos
  • Anonymous 
    • $30 
    • 51 mos
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Christine Chavez 
Thousand Palms, CA
St Raphael Antiochian Orthodox Church 
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Donations are 100% tax deductible.
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