Bethesda Evangelical Lutheran Church 

Collecting for a Cause

We are collecting a variety of things to benefit our community and congregation.  If you are interested in contributing to any of these causes please contact the church office for details.


Youth Group Fund Raising on Amazon










WELCA collects money each Fall for Thanksgiving and Christmas food vouchers.
Bethesda has an ongoing Food Shelf collection. 

The Fishers of Men group is participating in Verso Corporation in their shiny and white paper Collection Program as a fundraiser to allow us to “cast our nets” further and reach more people. Verso Corporation gives us $0.10/LB for glossy printed and white paper. The proceeds are used to fund church projects and/or groups in need.
WHAT CAN BE COLLECTED:

  • Magazines
  • Catalogs
  • Shiny newspaper inserts (examples: Target, Kohl’s, JCP ads, etc.) and white copy paper

UNACCEPTABLE:
No newspapers
No plain/semi-gloss newspaper inserts (examples: Menards ads, Parade magazine Section, etc.)
No garbage
No wet or saturated material

No plastic bags (Must use the white bags in entryway or brown paper bags)
Questions??? Contact Phil Johnson

Damiano Center in Duluth
​     http://www.damianocenter.org/