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Opening the Gift

We all know about Black Friday and Cyber Monday; now there is #GivingTuesday! A global day of giving, #GivingTuesday is officially set for the Tuesday following Thanksgiving – November 29, 2016 – and kicks off the season of charitable actions. AGAPE would like to invite you to join us by giving your talent, time and/or treasure.

Talent – Give of your talent. Share with those who would most benefit from it, regardless of their ability to pay. *Message us on Facebook. No talent is too small!

Time – Spend time with a neighbor or relative and develop, strengthen or repair a relationship. Perform an act of kindness. Message us on Facebook about your experience.* No act is too small!

Treasure – There will be donation containers placed in multiple businesses and organizations throughout the area. No amount is too small!

Sponsor – *Become a sponsor by donating $5.00 to AGAPE in Bloomsburg for each kind act posted on Facebook. You set the limit. If you would like to become a sponsor or have questions, email us at

Together we can effect a BIG positive change in our community through our small acts of giving!

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Generous Donation from Service 1st Federal Credit Union

At their 23rd Annual Charity Golf Tournament on August 26th, Service 1st Federal Credit Union presented AGAPE with a check for $12,500. The money will be used to support AGAPE’s weekend backpack food program for area schools and Head Start programs throughout Columbia County.

Donors and AGAPE representative with oversized check for $12,500
Left to Right: Jay Reed, Chief Information Officer and 2016 Golf Committee Chair; Matthew Korol, Director of Operations and Finance at AGAPE; and Bill Lavage, President and CEO for Service 1st Federal Credit Union.