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Call to Donate Sleeping Bags

Call to Donate Sleeping Bags to the Homeless in Geneva through the Salvation Army (Armee du Salut), that hosts homeless in Geneva. I also put below FB link of Armee du Salut on these concerns and its other activities with the homeless in Geneva. Where can I find shelter? Every winter, hundreds of people in Geneva are faced with the lack of emergency housing for the homeless. Every night, they ask themselves the same question: Where can I find shelter for this night? Do you have a sleeping bag that sleeps in a warm cupboard? Why not allow it to be useful to its true value? Each sleeping bag in good condition will be appreciate and very useful for the...

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JPIC- World Day of the Poor

On November 18, 2018, Pope Francis invites us to listen to the cry of the poor. He encourages us to reach out and share with those in need that they may experience the active presence of a brother or sister. There are a number of ways in which we can respond to the cry of the poor in Geneva.   As a parish; during the winter season, we ask you to donate NEW sleeping bags for the homeless as well as non perishable groceries, ie canned goods. They can be brought to the parish reception room from November 18- 25 or you may go directly to Armée du Salut or Caritas Geneva offices.  For food donations for the poor; we encourage you to include the poor when...

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