Big Walnut Friends Who Share(BWFWS) is a local outreach group composed of representatives from the community and 13 area churches. This group operates a food pantry and provides material assistance such as food, clothing, furniture, and appliances to needy families and individuals in the Big Walnut School District. St John Neumann presently has 38 regular volunteers; however, additional volunteers are always welcome and needed. Volunteer times are as follows:
– Every Monday and Wednesday from 9:00 to 11:30 a m
– Second, third, and fourth Tuesday of each month from 6:30 to 8:00 p. m. (A St. John Neumann group volunteers on the third Tuesday.)
– Every Wednesday from 1:00 to 3:00 p. m.
– Senior Saturday – Second Saturday of each month from 10:00 a. m. to 12 noon
If you are interested in helping, please contact Larry and Anna Tornes at 740-965-3254 or Larrytornes@aol.com. Anyone that needs assistance should feel free to contact BWFWS at their new address, Vans Valley Community Church, 14440 State Route 37 East, Sunbury, Ohio 43074, 740-965-9596 or Larry and Anna Tornes. For more information about BWFWS visit their web site at www.bigwalnutfriendswhoshare.org