Central UMC women to hold fundraiser
The United Methodist Women at Central United Methodist Church in downtown Florence will hold their 17th annual UMW BBQ Fundraiser on Wednesday, Oct. 9. Lunch will be served from 11 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. You can dine in at the church, take out, or schedule a lunch delivery. Deliveries are available for orders of 10 or more plates. Dinner will be served from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. (no deliveries during dinner).
The fundraiser will be catered by Schoolhouse BBQ. Tickets can be purchased at the church office, 265 West Cheves Street or through any UMW member. Adults can purchase a ticket for $9 and the plate will include BBQ, rice and red gravy, sweet potatoes, slaw, bread, and cake. A hot dog plate is available only at dinner for children who are dining in for $3.
All proceeds from the fundraiser go to local missions including Lighthouse Ministries, House of Hope of the Pee Dee, Epworth Children’s Home, Pee Dee Coalition, Rural Mission, SNAC, Killingsworth, The Wesley Foundation at Francis Marion University, Santahatchie Christmas Mission, B.E.D.S. Ministry, Columbia Bethlehem Community Center, and the Wallace Family Life Center.
The United Methodist Women have five circles that meet at various times and welcome new members. Each circle is a supportive group of ladies who put their “Faith, Hope and Love in Action.”
To purchase tickets or schedule a lunch delivery for the BBQ fundraiser, or to find out more about Central’s UMW, please contact the church office at 843-662-3218.