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PA March for Life

September 27th, 2021 No comments

Join thousands of other Pennsylvanians from all across the commonwealth who care about the sanctity of life on September 27th at 11am on the front steps of the Capitol building in Harrisburg. Come and march up for life and make our voices heard for the voiceless.

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Current Opportunities To Support Our Community

May 1st, 2020 No comments

Looking for ways to support our community during our current pandemic?

Check out this list of opportunities:

Give Blood
Help save lives by donating blood through the American Red Cross. Please schedule an appointment to donate.
Click Here to find a Blood Drive

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Donate Supplies to LG Health
A community drive-through COVID-19 Donation and Materials Center is in operation at Clipper Magazine Stadium, 650 N. Prince Street, Lancaster, every day, 7am – 6pm, until further notice.

At this time, LG Health is accepting these items only:

  • Masks: N95 surgical masks; paper masks (ear loop or tie) in original carton*
  • Eye protection, including face shields and safety goggles
  • Gowns: disposable water-resistant cover gowns in original carton
  • Gloves, non-latex, all sizes, in original carton
  • Head covers, disposable bouffant type with elastic band
  • Shoe covers, disposable
  • PAPRs (powered air-purifying respirators) and PAPR hoods
  • Wipes, alcohol, hydrogen peroxide
  • Bottles of bleach (not splash-less)
  • Hand sanitizers
  • Nasal swabs

*If you are interested in sewing masks, please reach out to us for additional details at LG Health Covid Donations.

Click Here for Details

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Donate to or Volunteer with New Hope Ministries
New Hope Ministries is in need of financial support and healthy volunteers. They have a new Emergency Housing Assistance fund for people struggling during this crisis and in need of help with paying rent.

Click Here for Their Needs and Program Updates

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Sew Masks for Mennonite Disaster Service
Mennonite Disaster Service (MDS) is seeking to have 100,000 masks made per week for the next 8 weeks to meet the requests of local hospitals and other organizations. All masks are donated.

The Amish and Old Order Mennonite communities have partnered and are preparing kits. Each kit contains pre-cut material, elastic for ear pieces, and directions to make 50 masks. You provide the thread and your own sewing machine at home.

Please call Bill and Betsy Longenecker (717-627-6868 or 717-799-3647) to request a kit or two. They will drop off on your porch. Call again when finished and they’ll pick up and take to the MDS command center in Bird-In-Hand where they will be distributed to local hospitals and other organizations. Social distancing will happen as we ring the doorbell and leave the kits. There is no pressure, you can work at your own pace.

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Donate to Central Pennsylvania Food Bank
Help Central Pennsylvania Food Bank ensure that their network of partner agencies remains strong and they are able to distribute healthy, nutritious food to some of the most vulnerable populations, including children and seniors throughout our 27 central Pennsylvania counties. 
Click Here for Ways to Give

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Volunteer or Donate To Lancaster Meals On Wheels
At Meals on Wheels of Lancaster it is their mission to alleviate the challenges associated with aging and disabilities by providing home-delivered meals. They serve clients who are especially vulnerable to Cover-19.
Click Here to Give or Volunteer

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Donate to Blessings of Hope to help with Food Distribution
Community Blessings Food Boxes: Blessings of Hope
You are not buying food – You are simply making a tax deductible donation to help cover the costs associated with distributing this box of food. Each box has approximately 35-40 lbs of food inside.
Click Here for Details

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Donate to Lancaster Cares Fund
Lancaster County Community Foundation and the United Way of Lancaster County are supporting Lancaster’s families and their most critical needs including food security, housing support, as well as other emerging needs. Consider supporting these essential services and supporting the families they work with, live among, and play beside across Lancaster County.
Click Here to Donate

Harrisburg City Islanders Faith & Family Night!

July 13th, 2015 No comments

WJTL is giving you the chance to call in and win a Family 4-pack of tickets for Faith & Family Night with the Harrisburg City Islanders! Faith & Family Night is coming up on Saturday, July 18th at the Skyline Sports Complex in Harrisburg.  Gates open early at 5:30 and the festivities include live music, special speakers, and contests.  The event also features WJTL broadcasting live from the game as the Harrisburg City Islanders take on the New York Red Bulls. Details and tickets here.

Tune in to WJTL all week (July 13-17) for chances to call in and win tickets.  Keep us on speed dial: 717-392-3690.

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Homestretch College Survival Kit Contest

April 6th, 2013 No comments

College students: it’s the homestretch!  You’ve been working hard this school year.  Evangelical Seminary wants to make sure you thrive all the way through these last weeks of classes, studies and exams with the “Homestretch College Survival Kit Contest!”  Tune in to WJTL for your chance to win a Homestretch College Survival Kit including a beach bag, $20 gas card, candy and $10 gift cards from Amazon, iTunes and Dunkin Donuts!

Find purpose, ignite passion and love people.  Evangelical Seminary will host 2 open houses this Spring.  The first is online and at the Myerstown campus on Thursday, April 11th.  The Harrisburg location open house is Monday, April 15th.  Click here for all the info and to register.