Mission of deeds

Coat Donation Poster

Mission of Deeds is collecting new and gently used coats, gloves and hats for children and adults in need! These items can be dropped off at the Mission of Deeds facility at 6 Chapin Avenue, Reading MA from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday and from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. on the second and third calendar Saturday of each month. 

HandsThere will be a coffee house in the lower church of St. Agnes Parish, in Reading on Friday, January 22nd from 6 to 9pm  to benefit Mission of Deeds.  Mission of Deeds is a nonprofit organization fighting homelessness in Reading.  Their website can be found here.  A local youth, Meagan Jamieson, is organizing this event to gain her Girl Scout Gold Award.

mission of deeds logoOn Sunday, Nov. 23, the Winchester High School Symphony will be joined by the 80-voice Scituate High School Chorus for a performance of one of choral literature’s most well-known masterworks, Schubert’s Mass in G. The performance will take place at St. Mary’s Church, 155 Washington St., Winchester, at 3 P.M.  The event is a fundraiser for the Mission of Deeds, a not-for-profit agency that provides furniture and other essential household items to those in need throughout Middlesex and Essex Counties.

bedAgain this year, Mission of Deeds is launching its Buy-a-Bed Campaign. The campaign is designed to raise funds that will be used to buy beds for mothers and their children, many of whom are starting a new life after living in a shelter for homeless or battered women. Nov. 17 through Dec. 31, residents of Reading and neighboring towns can help Mission of Deeds provide beds for families this holiday season by purchasing a “paper bed” for $1 at the following locations: