ELCA World Hunger Domestic Hunger Grant Recipient

The World Hunger Subcommittee is pleased to announce that Christian Care, a nonprofit organization in Rock Island, has received an ELCA World Hunger Domestic Hunger Grant.  They were awarded $5,000 for each of the next three years to support their on-site meal programs for families and increase their on-site vegetable garden production.  Christian Care provides safe shelter, support, resources and meals for the homeless and those in need in the Quad Cities.  They were one of 77 ministries across the church that were awarded grants in 2019.