NEWS & UPCOMING EVENTS

April - August, 2020. More than 190,000 pounds of life provision have been distributed to the hungry in Ashe County, NC by Musicians Mission of Mercy and strategic partnerships with area businesses, churches and food pantries. We also distributed a semi load of bleach to help our neighbors sanitize against the COVID-19 virus.

April 8, 2020. Starting today, 4,420 pounds of meat, including Easter hams, are being distributed to children and their families throughout Ashe County. We're also expecting two semi truck loads of food and other life essentials to come into the county by the end of this month.

March 28, 2020. Distributed over 7,000 pounds of food and a full pallet of diapers and sanitary wipes to families in Ashe County, NC. Special thanks to the Jefferson Volunteer Fire Department, Divine Hope Baptist Church and all our other volunteers who pitched in to help.

November 24, 2018. Our "Show of Thanks" concert to honor military veterans in the High Country. Saluda Shoals, one of the hottest bands in the southeast, headlines the festivities at Ashe Civic Center, 962 Mt Jefferson Rd, West Jefferson, NC. Doors at 6 p.m. Show at 7 p.m. Tickets $15 at the door. All military veterans with ID admitted free!

October, 2018. Working in the High Country of North Carolina to fund Brave Haven Restoration Village and Cup of Courage Coffee Shop to honor and serve military veterans.

August, 2018. Continued partnership with A Renewed Mind Behavioral Health to distribute food to people recovering from addictions. Exploring options to support military veterans and their families in western North Carolina.

March - June, 2018. Ongoing partnership with A Renewed Mind Behavioral Health to distribute food to people recovering from addictions

February, 2018. Exploring partnerships to build a music venue and fresh food garden project in western North Carolina.

January, 2018. Continued partnership with A Renewed Mind Behavioral Health to distribute food to people recovering from addictions.

December 15 - 22, 2017. Partnered with other community nonprofits including A Renewed Mind, Nightingales Harvest, Moms Mobile Mission, Mayfair-Plymouth Church and Joshua Generation to distribute provisions to families and others with special needs.

December 2, 2017. Partnered again with A Renewed Mind Behavioral Health to distribute food to people recovering from addictions. Our provisions resources were diverted for a couple of months due to hurricane relief programs. We're back to serving the needs of our local communities!

September 16, 2017. Distributed food and school supplies to hundreds of families in need at our new Appalachian outpost in West Jefferson, NC.

August 26, 2017. Again joined with A Renewed Mind Behavioral Health to distribute food to people recovering from addictions.

July 29, 2017. Partnered with A Renewed Mind Behavioral Health to distribute food to people recovering from addictions. Kudos to the organization for sending their administrative team to collect the provisions and protect the identities of their clients.

June 24, 2017. Partnered with A Renewed Mind Behavioral Health to distribute life essentials to people recovering from addictions.

May 6, 2017. Distributed about 20 tons of food, beverages, personal care products and other life essentials to thousands of families in need.

April 1, 2017. In a pre-Easter distribution, 135 families received food, beverages and other life essentials. Children 12 and under received an Easter gift bag, delivered by the Easter Bunny!

March 18, 2017. Distributed food to families in need in partnership with Children's Hunger Alliance and Toledo-Lucas County Library.

February 25, 2017. Distributed food and other life essentials to more than 100 families in need on a cold, blustery morning.

February 18, 2017. In partnership with Children's Hunger Alliance and Toledo-Lucas County Library main branch, we distributed food and other life essentials to more than 500 families and others in need in the downtown Toledo area.

January 21, 2017. On a blessed 60 degree day in January, our awesome volunteers distributed food and other essentials to 200 families in need.

January 16, 2017. To celebrate MLK Unity Day, we distributed food and other essentials to 600 people in need at the University of Toledo campus.

December 21, 2016. Our "Evening of Blessing" event at Mayfair-Plymouth Church provided food, Christmas gifts and inspiring words of encouragement from guest speaker Vontoba Terry to 40 families in need. Thanks, Vontoba!

December 10, 2016. Braving a cold winter day, volunteers distributed food and other essentials to around 500 families in need.

November 12, 2016. Distributed food and other essentials to more than 800 people in need.

October 25 and 26, 2016. Distributed healthy treats along with candy during Trunk or Treat celebrations at Winterfield Venture Academy and Bennett Venture Academy in Toledo. More than 1100 students received a bagful of goodies.

October 4, 2016. Cellist Renee Goubeaux delighted the crowd as we distributed food and other life essentials to more than 400 families in need.

September 3 and 6, 2016. At two different events surrounding Labor Day weekend, Musicians Mission of Mercy distributed food to more than 1,100 families in need. Thanks to Joshua Generation, Mayfair-Plymouth Church and all our volunteers for your valuable help!

August 5, 2016. Distributed food and other essential items to hundreds of families at our facility parking lot.

July 17, 2016. Musicians Mission of Mercy and Mayfair-Plymouth Church hosted Festival of Faith and Family Fun Day at the Lucas County Fair.

July 5, 2016. Distributed food and other essentials to more than 100 families at our facility parking lot.

May 24, 2016. Distributed food, paper products and other essential items to over 500 families at Bennett Venture Academy in Toledo, OH. Volunteers from Mayfair-Plymouth Church made the distribution possible!

May 14 and 21, 2016. Volunteers are gathering in Toledo, OH to package food and other essentials for distribution to more than 1,000 children and their families. Email catherine@MusiciansMIssionOfMercy.org if you want to join us for this or future processing days.

April 16, 2016. Partnered again with Mayfair-Plymouth Church to provide food, toiletries and paper products to 90 families in need.

March 19, 2016. Musicians Mission of Mercy is participating in providing food and distributing provisions in partnership with Mayfair-Plymouth Church in Toledo, OH.

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