Dear friend of families in need,
These truly are extraordinary times. The latest job-loss statistics are staggering. The number of hungry families and individuals coming to FAM has literally doubled since March over last year!
Never has Family Assistance Ministries been called upon to help so many, in such great need, and so quickly.
It’s the reason why I come to you with this great need and a wonderful solution—a solution that, if we will all partner together, will result in thousands more being helped.
To explain, may I first tell you about Mark? He works at a local hospital and is the sole provider for his family, including his 84-year-old mother. His job: Mark cleans, supplies and prepares hospital rooms for patients, including those with COVID-19.
This faithful provider is understandably anxious, fearful he could contract the virus. His wife is not able to work, needing to stay at home to care for his elderly mother, their 22-year-old disabled son, and two...