The City of Philadelphia has issued a code blue and while Chosen 300 works to make sure everyone who needs a place to stay are connected with outreach teams; the homeless’ daily journey is faced with fridged temperatures subjecting these folks to sickness, hospitalization, and possibly even death. Chosen 300 Executive Director, Brian Jenkins says the extra help came just in time to help the homeless battle the cold.
Event: Coats For The Homeless @ Chosen 300 To Tackle The Cold with help from Buckman’s Ski Shop & Impact Thift Stores.
Date: Friday, December 16, 2016 – 6:00 PM
Location: Chosen 300 Spring Garden, 1116 Spring Garden Street, Philadelphia, PA 19123
On New Years Day Chosen 300 will hold its Annual Polar Bear Plunge in Telford helping folks to remember the challenge the homeless face during the winter and raise much needed funds for the organization. Click here for more information about the Polar Bear Plunge!
Chosen 300 Ministries is one of Impact Thrift Stores supported charities. It is an interdenominational mission that distributes more than 150,000 meals each year as well as services to the homeless of Center City, West Philadelphia & Pottstown. In addition Chosen 300 distributes more than 300,000 lbs of food each year in Guyana, Jamaica, India, Nigeria, South Africa, Liberia & Uganda.