Area churches helping families, hosting free events


Week of Hope Urbana brings together members of Champaign County churches to do mission work in Champaign County July 11-18. Church members will do house repairs and yard work for local families and offer the following free events for the community:

7-9 p.m. Saturday, July 11 – Free pool party at Melvin Miller Park with free food and inflatables

4-7 p.m. Tuesday, July 14 – Free meal at Steve’s Market and at Save-A-Lot

4-6 p.m. Thursday, July 16 – Free meal at the Presbyterian Church

7 p.m. Friday, July 17 – Free family movie night at Melvin Miller Park

Submitted on behalf of the Week of Hope planning team.