Recently over 8,000 Afghan refugees arrived at Fort McCoy in Wisconsin. They are in great need of clothing. Our United Methodist conference has organized an Ingathering of clothing and blankets for them.  

How you can help:

  1. You can click on the following link that will take you to Amazon. This is a special purchasing opportunity that will allow you to choose from specific items needed for the refugees at Ft. McCoy.  Everything will be delivered directed to Fort McCoy. When checking out, make sure you choose the shipping option: Team Rubicon Resettlement Ft. McCoy (It will come up with your other stored addresses as your check out). Here is the link: 
  1. Or you can write a check to Salem and we will take care of purchasing for you. Mark your check with “refugees”.
 Timeline for this special collection for the refugees is

NOW through Monday Sept. 27th