May/June 2023

 Church News


WE are HIRING! Position: Food Pantry Assistant...

Click here for job opportunity information. Please share this opening with your congregation.

Disco Night at Novel


We are excited to dance to DJ tunes on Disco Night! If you like, put on your best 70's outfit and boogie on down to Novel in Newton! Encourage your church to come join the fun! Catawba FIrst Insurance is hosting this event on Wednesday, May 24th from 6:30-10:30pm. Proceeds will benefit both ECCCM and The Corner Table. Come have a blast with us! See flyer for more details. We hope to see you there! 


Thank you for participating in our 23rd Annual Golf Tournament!

ECCCM's 23rd Annual Golf Tournament wrapped up just last week! We'd like to congratulate this year's winners!


Church Group: First Methodist Church Conover - Charlie Anderson, Michael Cashion, Bruce Cloninger, Finley Cloninger
Open Team: McCreary Modern - Ryan Calter, Alan Fisher, Darrell Harman, Mark Harris
Longest Drive (Men): Robert Huffman
Longest Drive (Ladies): Becky Schell
Closest to the Pin (Men): Sam Foster 
Closest to the Pin (Ladies): Christine Bollinger


CONGRATULATIONS to the winners and thanks to all who took part in the tournament! Your support matters!


Food Pantry News & Needs

Please share with your congregation that we are collecting pet food donations in honor of National Pet Month. Our clients are grateful to be able to continue to take care of their pets as they get back on their feet financially! Coming up in June the food item of the month is cereal. As always, we appreciate any and all donations, and these are just suggestions. Thank you for helping us feed our neighbors in need in Catawba County.


Please remember to register ECCCM as their charity of choice to "round up" your total on Here is the link to our profile. Thank you for asking your church members to "round up for ECCCM."


Our food pantry is currently in need of recycled grocery bags, gallon zipper style bags, and afternoon volunteers. We are in great need of volunteers willing to learn to work our client food pantry door. Contact Allen Sherrill to schedule a time for your church group or individual members to come in and serve with us in the pantry.


Thrift Store News & Needs

Have some time to lend a hand? Cailee is particularly in need of afternoon volunteers. Check with your church groups, and  encourage folks to come and serve with us. Please contact Cailee at 828-465-1702, extension 123 or by email to schedule a time for your church group or individuals to come and serve. She will gladly work with your schedule!


We are still in need of pants hangers if you have any to spare. Also, please continue to collect medium and large recycled shopping bags. for us. Thank you for supporting our thrift store ministry.





Thank you, church representative for helping us get relevant information out to your congregation. Your help is of great importance to us, as we work together to be the hands of Jesus in our community by offering a hand up to those in need.


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