Posts from May 2013

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Equinox operates Albany County’s only comprehensive domestic violence services program

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serving victims of domestic violence regardless of gender identity or sexual orientation.  Our free and confidential services include: 24-hour Hotline – providing shelter intake, crisis intervention counseling and information and referral.  518-432-7865 Emergency Shelter – Equinox operates AlbanyCounty’s only domestic violence shelter.  It is a 30 bed shelter for victims of domestic violence and their […]

Legal Help Available for All

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The Legal Project Capital District Women’s Bar Association Brief History: The Capital District Women’s Bar Association Legal Project, Inc. (hereinafter, The Legal Project) is a private, independent, not-for-profit organization that was founded by the Capital District Women’s Bar Association in 1995. Mission:  The Legal Project believes that all people, regardless of income, gender, disability, race, […]

The Knit Knuts Celebrate their 400th Blanket

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The Knit Knuts recently passed their 400th Blanket and celebrated with a luncheon and cake!  Over the years the Knitters have met at Jermain Memorial Presbyterian Church, Bethany Presbyterian Church and now at LPC.  Their hands have lovingly crafted blankets, mittens, hats and prayer shawls.  They have warmed the hearts and hands of hospitalized newborns, people […]

Celebrate God’s welcoming love at Everywhere Fun Fair VBS

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Celebrate God’s welcoming love at Everywhere Fun Fair VBS — where God’s world comes together.  Karen Tozzi is recruiting helpers, teachers and creative planners for VBS.  VBS will meet July 15-19.  Please let Karen know or sign up on the VBS clipboard!  Thanks!

UNDIE SUNDAY for Equinox:

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A bumper crop of UNDIES was taken to Equinox Shelter services!  Here are the stats: Undies   283 T-shirts  62 Socks     90 How fabulous.  Thank you all so much for your support of families in crisis!  Lisa  

Assistance for those attending Faith-Based Summer Camp

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Campers attending faith-based summer camp may ask Session for a campership from the Mary CAMP fund.  This can help offset some of the cost of summer camp.  You may also make a donation to the Mary CAMP Fund to assist our campers.

CROP Walk Results

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I challenged the congregation to raise $500 for the CROP Walk.  I am proud to say that there were a total of 11 walkers including our Shared Ministry partners from Bethany who raised $685.  Our lead CROP walker was Sydney Lemiere (BPC).  This money will go towards local and worldwide hunger fighting groups.  THANK YOU!!!   […]