2016 PW Officers

The election of Officers for 2016 resulted in the following being elected. If you need more information about PW or PW activities and projects, call the church office at 1-815-777-0973


2016 PW OFFICERS
ModeratorPam M.
Vice ModeratorDarlene F.
SecretaryHelen C.
TreasurerKaren L.


See the button below for the link to the 2016 Presbyterian Women's Group page.

PW - PRESBBYTERIAN WOMEN'S GROUP

2015 Mission Fund Designations​

2015 Mission Fund Designations
MonthDesignationInfo
AugustPresbyterian Disaster Relief

HOW WE WORK

  • Presbyterian Disaster Assistance enables congregations and mission partners of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) to witness to the healing love of Christ through caring for communities adversely affected by crises and catastrophic events.
  • For more information:
  • https://pda.pcusa.org/
SeptemberCWS School Kits Challenge

Challenge- 50 school kits or 35 school kits and 1 emergency Cleanup bucket will do 50 school kits to be taken to November 10 Presbytery meeting.

About CWS

  • Founded in 1946, CWS is a cooperative relief, refugee and development agency currently comprised of 37 member communions. The mission of CWS is to work with partners to eradicate hunger and poverty and to promote peace and justice around the world.
  • For more information:
  • http://www.cwsglobal.org/for-the-press/news-features/the-cws-school-kit-challenge.html
October

Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts

& 4-H

This offering is designated for young people in our area.

For more information:

Boy Scoutshttp://www.blackhawkscouting.org/

  • About the Blackhawk Area Council
  • The Blackhawk Area Council is chartered by the national council of the Boy Scouts of America to serve local (and potential) chartered organizations in the following counties in northern Illinois and southern Wisconsin: Boone, Carroll, Jo Daviess, Lee, McHenry, Ogle, Stephenson, Whiteside, Winnebago, Grant, Green, and Lafayette.
  • The Council serves 18,000 youth in 12 counties in northwestern Illinois and southwest Wisconsin. 

Girl Scoutshttp://www.girlscoutsni.org/

  • About GSNI
  • Girl Scouts of Northern Illinois (GSNI) serves over 17,000 girls and 4,000 adults in 16 counties in northern Illinois. Our mission is to build girls of courage, confidence, and character, who make the world a better place. Through a variety of leadership-oriented and girl-led programming, girls participate in age-appropriate activities in the areas of Healthy Living, STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math), Financial Literacy, Outdoor and Environmental Awareness, and Community Service.

4-Hhttp://web.extension.illinois.edu/jsw/jodaviess4h/ 

  • What Is 4-H?
  • 4-H is the informal, educational youth development program sponsored through the University of Illinois Extension, for boys and girls who are ages 8-18 or in the third grade by September 1 of the current year. 4-H Cloverbuds is a program for youth ages 5-7 by September 1 of the current year.
  • ​More than 200 Jo Daviess County Youth are members of 4-H community clubs where they learn about citizenship, leadership, visual arts, mechanics, horticulture, among many other topics. 4-H'ers can decide what they want to know more about by selecting 4-H projects that interest them.
NovemberWounded Warrior Project

VISION
To foster the most successful, well-adjusted generation of wounded service members in our nation's history.

For more information:

http://www.woundedwarriorproject.org/

DecemberJoDaviess County Workshop for the Handicapped

Mission
To promote the general welfare of individuals with disabilities in Jo Daviess County Illinois.

For more information:

http://www.theworkshopgalena.org/about_workshop_galena_jdwi_jo_daviess_county_illinois.html