Mary's Cradle

8th Annual Mother's Day Crib Campaign

This Mother’s Day…

Give a Crib

in Honor of or in Memory of

A Mother, Grandmother or Grandchild

*Mary’s Cradle is in need of safe cribs*

In 2016, we were blessed to share 49 cribs & mattresses with families in need from money raised through the Crib Campaign. We are only able to provide cribs for families in need through the donations given for cribs through this campaign & throughout the year. We pray that you would consider making a donation and praying for this ministry.  We see the need for safe cribs & mattresses growing daily and need your help to continue providing cribs for our families in need!

The total cost a new crib & mattress is $140.00

If you are unable to give the full amount, please consider a contribution to go toward the purchase of a safe crib. God bless you!

Checks can be made payable to Mary’s Cradle

Please mail to: 401 College Avenue, Bluefield, WV 24701

Mary's Cradle Pancake Breakfast

THANK YOU TO EVERYONE WHO PARTICIPATED IN THE PANCAKE BREAKFAST...WHETHER BY PURCHASING A TICKET, DONATING SUPPLIES OR VOLUNTEERING YOUR TIME.

WE GREATLY APPRECIATE EACH ONE OF YOU!

WE RAISED OVER $900.00 FROM THIS EVENT AND COULD NOT HAVE DONE IT WITHOUT EACH ONE OF YOU!! THANK YOU FOR INVESTING IN OUR FAMILIES BY HELPING US TO CONTINUE PROVIDING MUCH NEEDED SERVICES TO THEM!! 

 

 Take a Break from Cooking & Doing Dishes.....Join us for Breakfast!

Applebees of Bluefield

Saturday, April 29th

8:00-10:00 a.m.

Tickets: $5.00 Per Person

Tickets can be purchased at Mary's Cradle, Trinity United Methodist Church, & Bland Street United Methodist Church beginning April 4th-April 24th! You can also purchase tickets at Applebees of Bluefield on the day of the Pancake Breakfast! We would like to sale as many tickets as possible prior to the day of this event! Mary's Cradle will receive 100% of the Profits from ALL tickets sold!

So make Plans to join us for Breakfast on Saturday, April 29th & help us to continue providing services to families in need in our community & the surrounding areas!

If you are unable to attend this event but would like to purchase a ticket as a donation...we would be very appreciative! Also if you do not have access to tickets and are unable to attend but would like to support this fundraiser...you can send a donation (marked Pancake Breakfast) to:

Mary's Cradle

401 College Avenue

Bluefield, WV 24701

 

Thank you for YOUR SUPPORT OF THIS PROJECT!!

Mary's Cradle Chick-fil-A Spirit Night

Mark your Calendars and Join us for Spirit Night:

Chick-fil-A (Mercer Mall) on Monday, August 1st 5:00p.m-8:00p.m

 

You will enjoy Great Food while Supporting a Vital Family Resource! Please Share with your Friends, Families and Churches!

No Flier Needed...Just Come out & Order Dinner. 

**Mary’s Cradle will receive a percentage of all sales between 5:00p.m.-8:00p.m. 

7th ANNUAL MOTHER'S DAY CRIB CAMPAIGN

This Mother’s Day…

Give a Crib

in Honor of or in Memory of

A Mother, Grandmother or Grandchild

*Mary’s Cradle is in need of safe cribs*

In 2015 we were blessed to share 94 cribs & 113 mattresses with families in need. Last year $8,243.69 was raised from last years Mother’s Day Crib Campaign which helped us purchase 59 of the cribs & mattresses given away in 2015. We are only able to provide cribs for families in need through the donations given for cribs through this campaign & throughout the year. We pray that you would consider making a donation and praying for this ministry.  We see the need for safe cribs & mattresses growing daily and need your help to continue providing cribs for our families in need!

The total cost a new crib & mattress is $140.00

If you are unable to give the full amount, please consider a contribution to go toward the purchase of a safe crib. God bless you!

Checks can be made payable to Mary’s Cradle

Please mail to: 401 College Avenue, Bluefield, WV 24701

20th Year Open House & Spaghetti Dinner 

Mary’s Cradle is Celebrating 20 Years of serving our Community & the Surrounding Areas. We could not exist without the generosity of Individuals, Churches & Organizations who have & continue to donate to us throughout the years.

 

You are invited to join us for our upcoming 20 Year Open House/Fundraiser in November…Details Below.

 

Mary's Cradle 20th Year Celebration

Open House/Spaghetti Dinner

Saturday, November 7th

Trinity United Methodist Church

Open House:  3:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.

Spaghetti Dinner (Fall Fundraiser): 4:00-6:00 p.m.

Adults             $6.00

Ages 6-12       $3.00

Kids 5 & under eat free

 

Tickets Can Now Be Purchased at Trinity UMC, Mary's Cradle & Bland Street UMC

 

Mary's Cradle also needs your help to restock our Shelves so that we can continue to provide much needed services to the families in our community & the surrounding areas throughout the remainder of this year! During the Open House/Spaghetti Dinner there will be an area set up in Asbury Hall for collection of items for "Mary's Cradle Community Baby Shower".

 

Below you will find a list of the items that we are in need of at this time.

If you prefer to make a monetary donation in place of purchasing items needed, you can do so on that day. 

 

ITEMS NEEDED:

·Blankets-Receiving, Crib, & Handmade

·Baby Towels

·Bottles

·Bottle Brushes

·Infant Bath Supplies-Wash, Lotion, Diaper Cream

 (No Baby Powder unless Liquid)

·Wipes

·Infant Board/Bath Books

·Layette Extras/Toys-Pacifiers, fingernail clippers, brush/comb sets, rattles, teethers,  

 soft handheld toys etc.

·Diapers-Newborn, 1, 3, 4, 5

·4 Toddler Jeans or Neutral Pants for Boys & Girls

·3 Toddler & 4 Toddler Winter Outfits for Boys & Girls

·New Mom Supplies-Full Size Soap, Shampoo/Conditioner or 2-1, Deodorant,   

 Toothbrushes, Toothpaste & Lotion

 

 

BLESSING OF BABY FOOD

If You or Someone You know is in NEED of baby food...Please stop by and see us this week. We have been Blessed with a Large Donation of Baby Food (Squash-Stage 2 in jars & Mixed Fruit Pouches) that needs to be given to families by June 24th!

 

MARY'S CRADLE HOURS FOR THE WEEK OF JUNE 15TH: MONDAY (15TH) 9-4, WEDNESDAY (17TH) 10-3 & THURSDAY (18TH) 10-3

MARY'S CRADLE CHICK-FIL-A SPIRIT NIGHT

SHOW YOUR  SUPPORT FOR

MARY'S CRADLE...

TAKE A NIGHT OFF FROM COOKING

AND EAT DINNER AT CHICK-FIL-A!!

 

Chick-fil-a (Mercer Mall) 

Monday June 1st

5:00-8:00 pm.

 

You do not have to present a flier...just come & eat between the designated time & Mary's Cradle will receive a percentage of the sales!! 

 

Thank You to Everyone Who Came out to Support Spirit Night with Your Time (Volunteering) or Purchases. We Greatly Appreciate Each of You! 

Mary's Cradle Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser

Our Pancake Breakfast was very successful last year...so we are doing it again!

Applebees of Bluefield

Saturday, April 11th

8:00-10:00 a.m.

Tickets: $5.00 Per Person

Tickets can be purchased at Mary's Cradle, Trinity United Methodist Church, & Bland Street United Methodist Church beginning March 16th-April 9th! You can also purchase tickets at Applebees of Bluefield on the day of the Pancake Breakfast! We would like to sale as many tickets as possible prior to the day of this event! Mary's Cradle will receive 100% of the Profits from ALL tickets sold!

So make Plans to join us for Breakfast on Saturday, April 11th & help us to continue providing services to families in need in our community & the surrounding areas!

If you are unable to attend this event but would like to purchase a ticket as a donation...we would be very appreciative! Also if you do not have access to tickets and are unable to attend but would like to support this fundraiser...you can send a donation (marked Pancake Breakfast) to:

Mary's Cradle

401 College Avenue

Bluefield, WV 24701

 

Thank you for YOUR SUPPORT OF THIS PROJECT!!

THANKFUL BOTTOM CAMPAIGN 2014

   “2014 THANKFUL BOTTOM CAMPAIGN”

OUR THANKFUL BOTTOM CAMPAIGN WILL GO THROUGH THE END OF THE 2014!! 

THANKSGIVING & CHRISTMAS ARE TIMES TO REFLECT AND GIVE THANKS FOR ALL THE BLESSINGS THAT GOD HAS GIVEN US.  IT IS ALSO A TIME WHERE WE CAN BLESS OTHERS.  WE ARE ASKING FOR YOUR HELP DURING THIS SEASON TO BLESS THE PRECIOUS BABIES AND TODDLERS IN OUR COMMUNITY WITH DRY BOTTOMS BY MAKING A DONATION OF DIAPERS AND “UNDIES” TO OUR “THANKFUL BOTTOM CAMPAIGN”.  A DRY AND CLEAN BOTTOM CREATES A THANKFUL HEART NOT ONLY IN OUR BABIES AND TODDLERS BUT ALSO IN THE HEARTS OF THEIR PARENTS AND CAREGIVERS.

 WE CURRENTLY GIVE OUR NEW MOMS A LAYETTE BASKET WHICH INCLUDES EITHER NEWBORN OR SIZE 1 DIAPERS.  ALSO AS WE ARE ABLE WE ASSIST FAMILIES WITH DIAPERS AT LEAST TWO TIMES A YEAR PER CHILD.  WE ALSO TRY TO PROVIDE EACH CHILD WITH 3 PAIR OF UNDIES AS THEY ARE AVAILABLE.

  WE ARE ASKING FOR DONATIONS OF DIAPERS IN SIZES Newborn, size 1, size 4, & size 5.  WE ARE ALSO ASKING FOR DONATIONS OF “UNDIES” FOR BOYS AND GIRLS IN SIZES 2T, 3T, & 4T. 

OVER THE LAST YEAR WE HAVE SEEN A GREAT INCREASE IN THE NEED FOR THESE SERVICES AND SO WE ARE HOPING TO HELP FULFILL THIS NEED THROUGH OUR “THANKFUL BOTTOM CAMPAIGN”.

 

MAY GOD BLESS YOU RICHLY DURING THIS THANKSGIVING & CHRISTMAS SEASON AS YOU REACH OUT TO BLESS THE BABIES, TODDLERS AND THEIR FAMILIES IN OUR COMMUNITY.

Mary's Cradle-Chick-fil-a Spirit Night Fundraiser

SHOW YOUR  SUPPORT FOR

MARY'S CRADLE...

TAKE A NIGHT OFF FROM COOKING

AND EAT DINNER AT CHICK-FIL-A!!

 

Chick-fil-a (Mercer Mall) 

Monday August 4th

5:00-8:00 pm.

 

You do not have to present a flier...just come & eat between the designated time & Mary's Cradle will receive a percentage of the sales!! 

 

 THANK YOU TO EVERYONE WHO SUPPORTED THIS EVENT...IT WAS A GREAT SUCCESS!!

 

2014 Mother's Day Crib Campaign

This Mother’s Day…

Give a Crib

in Honor of or in Memory of

A Mother, Grandmother or Grandchild

*Mary’s Cradle is in need of safe cribs*

In 2013 we were blessed to share 96 cribs with families in need. We have given 30 out so far this year. We pray that you would consider making a donation and/or praying for this ministry. Last year $7,165.00 was raised from the Mother’s Day Crib Campaign which helped us purchase 55 of the cribs & mattresses given away in 2013. We see the need for safe cribs & mattresses growing daily and need your help to continue providing cribs for our families in need!

The total cost a new crib & mattress is $140.00

If you are unable to give the full amount, please consider a contribution to go toward the purchase of a safe crib. God bless you!

Checks can be made payable to Mary’s Cradle

Please mail to: 401 College Avenue, Bluefield, WV 24701

 

Thank you to Everyone who made donations for our 2014 Mother's Day Crib Campaign...It was a Great Success & has been a Huge Blessing to our Families! 

PANCAKE BREAKFAST FUNDRAISER

In Place of our Normal Pancake Supper/Bake Sale at Bland Street UMC...Mary's Cradle will be having a Pancake Breakfast in April!!

Applebees of Bluefield

Saturday, April 12th

8:00-10:00 a.m.

Tickets: $5.00 Per Person

Tickets can be purchased at Mary's Cradle, Trinity United Methodist Church, & Bland Street United Methodist Church until April 7th! You can also purchase tickets at Applebees of Bluefield on the day of the Pancake Breakfast! We would like to sale as many tickets as possible prior to the day of this event! So make Plans to join us for Breakfast on Saturday, April 12th & help us to continue providing services to families in need in our community & the surrounding areas!

If you are unable to attend this event but would like to purchase a ticket as a donation...we would be very appreciative! Also if you do not have access to tickets and are unable to attend but would like to support this fundraiser...you can send a donation (marked Pancake Breakfast) to:

Mary's Cradle

401 College Avenue

Bluefield, WV 24701

Thank you for YOUR SUPPORT OF THIS PROJECT!!

 

OUR PANCAKE BREAKFAST WAS A HUGE SUCCESS...THANK YOU TO EVERYONE WHO SUPPORTED THIS EVENT!! 

THANKFUL BOTTOM CAMPAIGN

      “2013 THANKFUL BOTTOM CAMPAIGN”

WE WILL BE EXTENDING OUR THANKFUL BOTTOM CAMPAIGN THROUGH THE END OF THE YEAR (2013)!! 

THE HOLIDAY SEASON IS A TIME TO REFLECT AND GIVE THANKS FOR ALL THE BLESSINGS THAT GOD HAS GIVEN US.  IT IS ALSO A TIME WHERE WE CAN BLESS OTHERS.  WE ARE ASKING FOR YOUR HELP DURING THIS SEASON TO BLESS THE PRECIOUS BABIES AND TODDLERS IN OUR COMMUNITY WITH DRY BOTTOMS BY MAKING A DONATION OF DIAPERS AND “UNDIES” TO OUR “THANKFUL BOTTOM CAMPAIGN”.  A DRY AND CLEAN BOTTOM CREATES A THANKFUL HEART NOT ONLY IN OUR BABIES AND TODDLERS BUT ALSO IN THE HEARTS OF THEIR PARENTS AND CAREGIVERS.

 

WE CURRENTLY GIVE OUR NEW MOMS A LAYETTE BASKET WHICH INCLUDES EITHER NEWBORN OR SIZE 1 DIAPERS.  ALSO AS WE ARE ABLE WE ASSIST FAMILIES WITH DIAPERS TWO TIMES A YEAR PER CHILD.  WE ALSO TRY TO PROVIDE EACH CHILD WITH 2-3 PAIR OF UNDIES AS THEY ARE AVAILABLE.

  WE ARE ASKING FOR DONATIONS OF DIAPERS IN SIZES Newborn, size 1, size 4, & size 5.  WE ARE ALSO ASKING FOR DONATIONS OF “UNDIES” FOR BOYS AND GIRLS IN SIZES 2T, 3T, &4T. 

OVER THE LAST YEAR WE HAVE SEEN A GREAT INCREASE IN THE NEED FOR THESE SERVICES AND SO WE ARE HOPING TO HELP FULFILL THIS NEED THROUGH OUR “THANKFUL BOTTOM CAMPAIGN”.

 

MAY GOD BLESS YOU RICHLY DURING THIS THANKSGIVING SEASON AS YOU REACH OUT TO BLESS THE BABIES, TODDLERS AND THE FAMILIES IN OUR COMMUNITY.

  

ORAL HEALTH CARE CLASS

Mary's Cradle will be holding Oral Health Care Classes for our clients until the end of August. Please see the following dates & times.

THURSDAY, AUGUST 15TH 11:00 & 11:30

MONDAY, AUGUST 19TH 11:00 & 11:30

FRIDAY, AUGUST 23RD 11:00 & 11:30

MONDAY, AUGUST 26TH 11:00 & 11:30

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 28TH 11:00 & 11:30

THURSDAY, AUGUST 29TH 11:00 & 11:30

This class will provide you information needed to help you and your family continue or develop good oral health care habits. You will learn the importance of taking care of your teeth and the dangers of not having good oral health care.

Each of these classes are the same, so it is only necessary to attend one of them. We hope to see you at one of these classes. If you would like additional information on these classes, please feel free to contact our office at (304) 327-7757. Thank You!! 

2013 MOTHER'S DAY CRIB CAMPAIGN

This Mother’s Day…

Give a Crib

in Honor of or in Memory of

A Mother 

*Mary’s Cradle is in need of safe cribs*

In 2012 we were blessed to share almost 84 cribs with families in need. We have given 28 this year. We pray that you would consider making a donation and/or praying for this ministry. Last year $7,784.00 was raised to purchase cribs from the Mother’s Day Crib Campaign.

Total Raised 2013 $6575.00

The cost of the crib is $100 and the mattress is $30 for a total of $130.00

If you are unable to give the full amount, please consider a contribution to go toward the purchase of a safe crib. God bless you!

Checks can be made payable to Mary’s Cradle

Please mail to: 401 College Avenue, Bluefield, WV 24701

PANCAKE SUPPER & BAKE SALE

To Benefit

Mary's Cradle

Tuesday, April 23rd, 2013

Located at Bland Street United Methodist Church

in Bluefield, WV

Time: 4:30p.m. - 7:00 p.m. 

 $6 for adults

$3 for children 11 and under

Come out to support us and enjoy some great food and fellowship!

THANKFUL BOTTOM CAMPAIGN

                            “2012 THANKFUL BOTTOM CAMPAIGN”

 

THANKSGIVING IS A TIME TO REFLECT AND GIVE THANKS FOR ALL THE BLESSINGS THAT GOD HAS GIVEN US.  IT IS ALSO A TIME WHERE WE CAN BLESS OTHERS.  WE ARE ASKING FOR YOUR HELP DURING THIS SEASON TO BLESS THE PRECIOUS BABIES AND TODDLERS IN OUR COMMUNITY WITH DRY BOTTOMS BY MAKING A DONATION OF DIAPERS AND “UNDIES” TO OUR “THANKFUL BOTTOM CAMPAIGN”.  A DRY AND CLEAN BOTTOM CREATES A THANKFUL HEART NOT ONLY IN OUR BABIES AND TODDLERS BUT ALSO IN THE HEARTS OF THEIR PARENTS AND CAREGIVERS.

 

WE CURRENTLY GIVE OUR NEW MOMS A LAYETTE BASKET WHICH INCLUDES EITHER NEWBORN OR SIZE 1 DIAPERS.  ALSO AS WE ARE ABLE WE ASSIST FAMILIES WITH DIAPERS TWO TIMES A YEAR PER CHILD.  WE ALSO TRY TO PROVIDE EACH CHILD WITH 2-3 PAIR OF UNDIES AS THEY ARE AVAILABLE.  WE ARE ASKING FOR DONATIONS OF DIAPERS IN SIZES Newborn, size 1, size 4, & size 5.  WE ARE ALSO ASKING FOR DONATIONS OF “UNDIES” FOR BOYS AND GIRLS IN SIZES 2T, 3T, &4T. OVER THE LAST YEAR WE HAVE SEEN A GREAT INCREASE IN THE NEED FOR THESE SERVICES AND SO WE ARE HOPING TO HELP FULFILL THIS NEED THROUGH OUR “THANKFUL BOTTOM CAMPAIGN”.

 

MAY GOD BLESS YOU RICHLY DURING THIS THANKSGIVING SEASON AS YOU REACH OUT TO BLESS THE BABIES, TODDLERS AND THE FAMILIES IN OUR COMMUNITY.

  

BEAN DINNER & BAKE SALE

Tuesday, September 25, 2012

Located at Bland Street United Methodist Church

in Bluefield, WV

Time: 4:30p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

$6 for adults

$3 for children 11 & Under

Come out to support us and enjoy some great food and fellowship!

MARY'S CRADLE FAMILY FUN AND LUNCH!

Join us for lunch and spend some quality time with family and friends too!

Saturday, July 14, 2012 from 12:00pm - 2:00pm

There will be yummy food & activities for the children! 

  Located at Mary's Cradle...call (304)327-7757 if you need transportation!

WE HOPE YOU CAN COME! 

PANCAKE SUPPER & BAKE SALE

PANCAKE SUPPER & BAKE SALE

to benefit

Mary's Cradle

Tuesday, April 24th, 2012

Located at Bland Street United Methodist Church

in Bluefield, WV

Time: 4:30p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

 

"BEAN DINNER"

 

BEAN DINNER & BAKE SALE

to benefit

Mary's Cradle

Tuesday, October 18, 2011

Located at Bland Street United Methodist Church

in Bluefield, WV

Time: 4:30p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

$6 for adults

$3 for children 11 & Under

Come out to support us and enjoy some great food and fellowship!

 

"A Woman's Inner Beauty"

Ladies, come and join us for a 6 week course on self acceptance and developing healthy thought patterns!

Location: Mary's Cradle inside of Trinity United Methodist Church

Dates: May 23, June 6, 20, & 27, July 11 & 18.

Time: 6:30-7:30 pm

CHILDCARE AND REFRESHMENT WILL BE PROVIDED!!!

Art Exhibit for P. Buckley Moss

P. Buckley Moss has donated a beautiful picture entitled "Living History Farm" which will be given away to help support Mary’s Cradle. The proceeds will be used to purchase infant needs.

The picture will be framed and retails for $570.00.

Tickets are available at Frameworks Plus, Trinity United Methodist Church, Bland Street United Methodist Church, Mary’s Cradle, and Douglas Equipment.

Ticket Donations:$2 each   or   3 tickets for $5

For additional information call (304)327-7111

Or email: frameworksplus@frontiernet.net

 DRAWING WILL BE HELD ON MAY 21ST!!!

"CELEBRATE FAMILY WELLNESS"

Saturday May 21, 2011

Located at the Wade Center in Bluefield, WV

A free event for the entire community! Come and enjoy the day and learn more about what Mercer County has to offer you and your family! There will be food, music, bouncy houses, games, and prizes!!!

Questions? Contact Starting Points for Mercer County at (304)425-2710

2011 MOTHER'S DAY CRIB CAMPAIGN

This Mother’s Day…

Give a Crib

in Honor of or in Memory of

A Mother 

*Mary’s Cradle is in need of safe cribs*

In 2010 we were blessed to share almost 70 cribs with families in need. We have given 16 this year. We pray that you would consider making a donation and/or praying for this ministry. Last year almost $5,000.00 was raised to purchase cribs from the Mother’s Day Crib Campaign.

Praise God…let’s do it again!

The cost of the crib is $99 and the mattress is $38 for a total of $137.00

If you are unable to give the full amount, please consider a contribution to go toward the purchase of a safe crib. God bless you!

Checks can be made payable to Mary’s Cradle

Please mail to: 401 College Avenue, Bluefield, WV 24701

PANCAKE SUPPER

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PANCAKE SUPPER & BAKE SALE

to benefit

Mary's Cradle

Tuesday, March 1, 2011

Located at Bland Street United Methodist Church

in Bluefield, WV

Time: 4:30p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

 

"Bean Dinner"

 

Bean Dinner & BAKE SALE

to benefit

Mary's Cradle

Tuesday, October 26, 2010

Located at Bland Street United Methodist Church

in Bluefield, WV

Time: 4:30p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Come out to support us and enjoy some great food and fellowship!

 

READING PROGRAM

Join us on the following Thursdays for some great books and fun times!

July 15, 2010

July  29, 2010

August 5, 2010

August 12, 2010

It starts at 1:00 and lasts until 1:30, so please make plans to come by! We hope to see you!

EVENTS

PANCAKE SUPPER & BAKE SALE

to benefit

Mary's Cradle

Tuesday, April 27, 2010

Located at Bland Street United Methodist Church

in Bluefield, WV

Time: 4:30p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Come out to support us and enjoy some great food and fellowship!

                Mercer County  Community Baby Shower

    The Early Childhood Allliance is held it's first-ever community baby shower on Thursday, June 4, 2009.  It was a success! We were able to have lunch with some great families while they were blessed with items much needed for their children. The families in attendance were also educated on Car Seat Safety by Francis Coffey. Case/Right From the Start, Community Connections and various other groups spoke to the families as well.