In 2017 we were able to assist 4,035 households and 10,422 individuals in Carroll County because of the contributions provided by individuals, groups, and local businesses. We very much appreciate the generosity, thoughtfulness and support of our efforts to help others.

How Your “Gifts of Hope” Helped The Shepherd’s Staff Serve Others!

Services provided in 2017:

– Emergency Financial Assistance – 592 Households

– Rx Financial Assistance – 113 Individuals

– Back-To-School Program & Year-Round Essentials – 1,283 Students

– Blessings Closet Items – 2,709 Households

– Haircuts – 175 Individuals

– Call for Coats – 3,028 Individuals

– Spiritual Easter Baskets – 1,338 Children

– Take-A-Book Project – Over 4,000 Individuals

– The Shepherd’s Table Noon Meal – Over 4,000 Meals

– Community Thanksgiving Day Dinner – 325 Meals

– Annual 4th of July Cookout – 275 Individuals

– Summer Food & Fellowship (incl fresh produce) – 1,500 Individuals

– Christmas Stockings / Senior Sacks – 948 Distributed

– Bath Facility/Laundry Facility – 339 Individuals

– Mail Service – 369 Individuals

– Pet Food – 140 Pets Helped (A portion of Pet Food donated is through CFCC and distributed through The Shepherd’s Staff)

Hundreds of other requests were granted for:

– Emergency Lite Meals & Hospitality

– Telephone and Daily Newspaper Use

– Baby, Career, and Year Round Clothing & Household Items

– Grocery Coupons

– Religious Literature

– Referrals, Advocacy, and Compassionate Listening

Our Deepest Appreciation To All!