NEWS FROM OCTOBER 2018

NEWS FROM OCTOBER 2018 October was another blessed month! We are so thankful for all of the people that support The Lighthouse Cafe Ministries of the Glades. A very special thanks to the Feeding South Florida food bank who blessed us with plenty of chicken, and Dunklin Memorial who graciously donated...

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NEWS FROM SEPTEMBER 2018

NEWS FROM SEPTEMBER 2018 My annual vacation began on the first of September, and I was able to leave with full confidence that the Light House Café would continue to operate exactly as needed by our amazing volunteers! While I was out, many meals continued to be cooked and served. To be exact,...

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NEWS FROM AUGUST 2018

NEWS FROM AUGUST 2018 From the first day of the month, the Light House Café was blessed with helping hands by the youth group from St. Peters Methodist Church of Wellington who came to serve. Then, on August 2nd, we were thrilled to welcome another youth group from Belvedere Baptist Church...

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NEWS FROM JULY 2018

NEWS FROM JULY 2018 During the first few days of July, the new dining room tile installation project was being completed. Then on July 6th, we got the go-ahead to move forward with cleaning and returning the dining room back to order so that we could resume serving our patrons fresh...

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NEWS FROM JUNE 2018

NEWS FROM JUNE 2018   On June 7th, we celebrated the graduation for our “Cooking Matters” class. The participants learned a lot about healthy cooking and also had an enjoyable time. The next day kicked off the beginning of Christ Fellowship’s “Student Week.” The students came to the LHC to serve...

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NEWS FROM MAY 2018

NEWS FROM MAY 2018 May was a rewarding month! Glades Initiative began a “Cooking Matters Class” with us to teach a group of our patrons how to cook healthy on a budget. We were very excited to have 12 people attend this class on Thursdays! Focused around a particular recipe, each class started...

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NEWS FROM APRIL 2018

NEWS FROM APRIL 2018   April began with an amazing cooking demonstration by Chef Paula Kendrick. She delivered a delicious presentation and meal to the cafe using gleaming lettuces, radishes, and cabbages! This fantastic event was coordinated by Melanie Mason, Food Recovery Specialist with the Florida Department of Agriculture. It was...

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NEWS FROM MARCH 2018

NEWS FROM MARCH 2018 We began March with a visit from a wonderful group of young people from Berean Christian School! They helped cook and clean, as well as organize inside of Ella’s Closet! We were so impressed with their willingness to serve the Lord through volunteering at the Lighthouse Cafe!...

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NEWS FROM FEBRUARY 2018

NEWS FROM FEBRUARY 2018 The Lighthouse Cafe was pleased to welcome Shannon Hawkins and her associates from the Quantum Foundation for a tour on February 6th. We were excited to show them all the incredible improvements we have made over the last year. That same day we were also blessed...

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NEWS FROM JANUARY 2018

NEWS FROM JANUARY 2018 After enjoying some time off during the Christmas and New Years holidays, we returned to the Light House Cafe ready for a new year of working hard to serve the Lord. The month of January has been a time of cleaning, tidying up, and organizing; all of...

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