Annual Meeting- 2016

The 2016 Annual Meeting of St. Mark’s Episcopal Church was held on Sunday, February 7 in the Parish Hall.

Committee Reports were received and new vestry members and a new Warden were welcomed.  A comprehensive financial Treasurer’s report was given by our hard working Treasurer, Ron Guido.

A delicious spaghetti lunch was enjoyed,  prepared and served by our youth group.

KODAK Digital Still Camera

KODAK Digital Still Camera

St. Mark’s Hosts “Stop Hunger Now”

KODAK Digital Still Camera

KODAK Digital Still Camera

Newark- September 18-19, 2015- Our parish hosted the first annual “Stop Hunger Now” meal packaging event.

Over 304 community volunteers participated in the two day event, including 9 churches, 6 youth organizations, 5 community groups one business and many other individuals from the Newark area.  In addition, 60 businesses, organizations and individuals donated to help achieve a $9000 fundraising goal. An amazing 30,000 meals were packaged in four shifts.

Linda Werts, coordinator of the event thanks us for being a host, and adds: “In a few weeks we will know where our 30,024 meals will be shipped. Thanks to the partnership with “Stop Hunger Now” a four star international hunger relief organization, we made new community friends and learned that it is an awesome experience when we join together to “do good ” in the world.”