Bentonville ECW Hands Out ‘Friendship Bags’

Susan Delacruz, president of St. Tabitha's Guild  at All Saints' Episcopal Church in Bentonville, hands out Friendship Bags.

Susan Delacruz, president of St. Tabitha’s Guild at All Saints’ Episcopal Church in Bentonville, hands out Friendship Bags.

St. Tabitha’s Guild, the Episcopal Church Women group at All Saints’, Bentonville, has taken on a special project during the months of November and December. “Friendship Bags”—which contain a box of 24 crayons, a page of appropriate children’s stickers, coloring book pages, and a Sunday school sheet—are distributed to children at both the weekly Food Pantry and Feast of Grace, the weekly community meal sponsored by All Saints’. The bags are lunch-sack-size and have been decorated by children partiicpating in Godly Play children and assembled by the EYC group at All Saints’. In the first three weeks, more than 50 bags have been given out.