Episcopal Church Women (ECW)
ECW is a caring community of women at St. Anne's. Our mission is to empower each other to live the life for which Christ called us by sharing his love through outreach, fellowship, and spiritual growth.
2019 Monthly Outreach Projects
January-Beaman Home-We provide pajamas and slippers for Beaman Home residents.
February-Habitat for Humanity-We contribute financial donations toward future home building projects.
March-Fellowship Missions-We contribute needed personal care items such as toiletries, paper products, etc. for this community mission program.
April -College Care Packages-We send snack items and prayers to the college kids in our parish.
May-Camp New Happenings-We provide financial donations for camp scholarships. This camp is for children whose parents are incarcerated and we hope to help children have a positive camp experience.
June-VA Gift Bags-We send toiletries and home-made gift bags for the patients of the Fort Wayne Veterans Administration hospital.
July-Soup Kitchen-We prepare a hot meal and serve hungry individuals and families as part of community-wide soup kitchen.
August-Gateway for Education-We donate school supplies and gift cards for students enrolled in the alternative school program.
September-WCHSPantry- We collect food for Warsaw Community High School students. Students have access to this pantry after school.
October-Animal Welfare League-We collect monetary donations and supplies for animals at this local animal shelter as part of our church-wide blessing of animals in honor of St. Francis of Assisi.
November-Thanksgiving Baskets-We provide a basket of food filled with everything needed for a Thanksgiving meal. For over 225 families in Warsaw and surrounding towns.
December-Hat & Mitten Tree-We collect hats and mittens for children in the Title One Schools
We have an annual Retreat at the Wawasee Episcopal Center. It will be held January 17- 18, 2020. Friday evening is a casual evening with snacks, games, and fellowship. Saturday we had a program to help us grow together spiritually. The theme was, Be Still and Know That I Am God.
We meet in the parlor on the 2nd Sunday of the month following the 10:15 Service. ECW members are also actively involved with Parish Life and Parish Social Committees.
For ECW updates, please access "The Visitor" on the Home Page.