Kids Against Hunger Packaging Event

Packaging Event Sunday, November 6 12:15pm-3:00pm FUMC Allen Gym On Sunday, November 6, FUMC Allen kicks of its annual Holiday Challenge by hosting a Kids Against Hunger packaging event in the gym from 12:00pm-3:00pm. Be one of the many volunteers assembling packages of highly nutritious vitamin-fortified meals that will be sent to children in Honduras. […]

Stockings for Soldiers

Remember our Deployed Troops this Christmas Collections: October 16–30, 2016 Packaging for Shipment: November 6, 2016 12:00pm FUMC Allen Gym     Leave donations in marked baskets at church entrances October 16-30, 2016. Cash donations to help pay for shipping costs can be dropped in the offering plate or left at church office, designated Military […]

Change The World: Service Opportunities

3C Allen has shared with us a list of current needs and service opportunities. For more information, click on the link to access the agency website. Family Promise of Collin County: $25 gas cards Allen Ministerial Alliance Food Pantry: canned foods of all types Trusted World:  New underwear, new socks in all sizes, and deodorant […]

Louisiana Flood Relief

  Help those affected by the Louisiana floods by donating to the United Methodist Committee on Relief (UMCOR) UNITED STATES DISASTER RESPONSE ADVANCE #901670. Please click on the link below and fill out the form to make a one-time or recurring monthly gift. FUMC Allen is also collecting cleaning buckets for clean up efforts that […]

Back to School Shoes Needs Your Help

On Saturday, August 13, FUMC Allen opens its doors to 500 children of Allen Community Outreach clients for the 2016 Back 2 School Bash. Every child will leave the event with a backpack and school supplies provided by our community through the FILL THE BUS campaign.  In addition, we plan to put new shoes on […]

Faith Stories: Send Hope Mission Trip

This summer, 19 local church and community members traveled 1,462 miles to Puerto Lempira, Honduras, to serve at the House of Hope. There, Dr. Tom Brian, along with Steven and Lauren Hosack, led these missionaries in serving some 38 children in the home along with countless other children in the neighborhood. It was a life-changing experience […]

Fill the Bus on August 7

Retailers are telling us and the kids are running from it, but the first day of school is less than one month away. In the next month, parents will be purchasing back to school supplies, backpacks, clothes, and shoes. They will be scheduling appointments for physicals, vaccinations, eye exams, dental cleanings, haircuts, and more. But many of […]

Back to School Bash 2016

School starts in Allen on August 22, which means it is time again for Allen Community Outreach’s BACK 2 SCHOOL BASH coming to FUMC Allen on August 13 from 9:00am-12:00pm. The event serves the clients of Allen Community Outreach and their school-aged children as they prepare to go back to school. The need is great […]