Outreach to Children
School Supply Drive and Backpack Donation
Helping send Dane county youth back to school prepared to succeed, each August we collect school supplies for the Boys & Girls Club of Dane County. We also donate high quality backpacks from Lands End to help in their goal to fill 1000 backpacks.
Boy Scout Troop 2
First Congregational Church has been the sponsoring organization for Boy Scout Troop 2 since the 1930s. In contrast to the National Organization, Boy Scout Troop 2 has adopted an Open and Affirming Policy.
Orion Family Services' Akasha House
First Congregational Church rents this group home for troubled adolescents to Orion Family Services.
Members of Outreach Board with Donated School Supplies.
Supported by our Local Mission Funds
- Cherokee Middle School Nurses Fund - First Congregational contributes funds to the school, to be used to help children and families in difficult socio-economic circumstances get appropriate healthcare and education.
- Gay Straight Alliance for Safe Schools
- Operation Bootstrap
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