Awareness Campaigns

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Awareness Campaign – ECM Thanksgiving Meals

Hungry? Let's help a family that is. Around 2003 the Erie City Mission began to provide Thanksgiving meal giveaways to local families in need. It's a great service to help families enjoy a home cooked meal for the holiday.  For our Awareness Campaign this month we've got something a little different. We're still asking for [...]

When the Body Attacks Itself

When the Body Attacks Itself This month's Awareness Campaign is the Lupus Foundation of America. The suggestion came from an employee whose family was affected by lupus when a sibling's life was cut short by the painful disease. The Lupus Foundation is devoted to solving the mystery of lupus, one of the world's cruelest, most [...]

Boots On Ground – Making a Difference

What would you say to the statement ”Veterans in America feel like they are outsiders and are disrespected”? Our guess is you would say “No Way”. Well that is exactly what many Veterans tell Venus Azevedo-Laboda, Executive Director and Founder of Boots On Ground, the non-profit Veterans Outreach program. This program was developed in order [...]