DPC’s Advent Mission Market and Giving Tree

DPC Giving Tree

We are thrilled to see that all available gift slots have been claimed for this year’s Giving Tree! Visit: http://bit.ly/DPC-GT for more information and to see the long list of those who stepped up to help those in need! Remember: All gifts are needed back by December 7. There are two drop off dates – Saturday, December 5 from 9 am – 11 am, and Monday, December 7 from 3 pm to 5 pm. If you are not able to drop off your gift during one of these time slots, please contact Erin Rizk at erinr@dtownpc.org to arrange another time. We are so grateful for your participation in this important ministry!

Advent Mission Market

This year, ordering will be online.  Payment methods vary for the different organizations, so please pay close attention to how payment is made.

NOTE: You will order directly from the following organizations with items being shipped to you or to the designated organization.

1 Love Jerk Hut makes all-natural jerk sauces using no artificial flavors and fresh ingredients. You may recognize Crystal and 1 Love Jerk Hut from the Doylestown Farmers Market. See website for payment and ordering details:  https://1lovejerkhut.square.site/

Americans for Native Americans – One of ANA’s programs is working with schools on the Navajo Reservation. Through these wish lists you can help with specific needs

  1. Tohaali Community SchoolPurchase books for students through Doylestown Bookshop.  Please choose “Pick up at Doylestown” and in the “Order Comments” specify: “This order will be for ANA to pick up.” https://www.doylestownbookshop.com/ANA   They also have a Target wish list – tgt.gifts/tohaali
  2. Lake Valley Community School – Purchase snacks and games through their Target wish list – tgt.gifts/lakevalley
  3. Mariano Lake Community School – Purchase personal care items and school supplies through their Target wish – tgt.gifts/marianolake

BARC Developmental Services serves and advocates for people with intellectual disabilities and autism.  A variety of Christmas cards are available. https://barcprograms.org/holiday-cards/

Equal ExchangeIts mission is “to build long-term trade partnerships that are economically just and environmentally sound, to foster mutually beneficial relationships between farmers and consumers, and to demonstrate, through our success, the contribution of worker co-operatives and Fair Trade to a more equitable, democratic and sustainable world.” You can visit https://shop.equalexchange.coop/ to place an order.

Good Reasons Dog Treats – Good Reasons is a not for profit dog treat company on a mission. We create scrumptious, all-natural dog treats, while providing employment opportunities to people with autism and other developmental disabilities.  https://www.goodreasons.com/

Ten Thousand Villages creates opportunities for artisans in developing countries to earn income by bringing their products and stories to their markets through long-term, fair trading relationships.   www.tenthousandvillages.com/

Women’s Bean Project – Their mission is to change women’s lives by providing stepping stones to self-sufficiency through social enterprise.  www.womensbeanproject.com/shop

Women’s Recovery Community Center – Purchase a Gift of Recovery from the attached list and know you’ve helped a woman in her recovery journey! https://dpc.effectivdev.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/10/Womens-Recovery-Community-Center.pdf