Thank you for your generous gifts.  As of April 30, 2017, we've raised $135,000 towards our $150,000 goal.  This income includes profits from our promotional events and donations from 131 families, individuals or groups.

Benefits. Your contribution to our Growth & Giving campaign builds our congregation's capacity for serving as is a strong community partner.  We use our building every day to benefit the congregation and many local organizations and groups.  Your contribution helps us to create a warm, welcoming, people-oriented space for the people and programs that enrich Sarnia-Lambton.

Projects. As you consider your financial gift, here is an update.
    Work Completed

  • Roof over the south Sanctuary entrance
  • Friendship Room
  • Accessible Entrance at Main Kitchen Entrance
  • Sanctuary Entrance Ramp & Handrail
  • Pew Modifications
  • Flat Roof over the Offices and Main Kitchen
  • Roof over the Friendship Room
  • Sanctuary lighting
  • Roof over the Gym.  A big THANK YOU to Steve Siklosi for leading this work.
  • Accessibility Projects.  We modified the family washroom and installed automatic doors into the sanctuary and at the main east entrance near the office area. We received a federal grant that provided 50% funding for this project. a big THANK YOU to Bob Rochon for leading this work.
  • Sanctuary HVAC.  A detailed plan was developed to replace the HVAC Units at end of life (likely in 2-5 yrs). Work in Progress

   Work in Progress

  • Gym Floor.  We are investigating options and timing for this project.
  • Room 4/10 updates.  We are investigating scope and timing for these projects.

Ways to Give.  Please consult the "Giving Plans to Consider" on page 7 of the campaign brochure.  Perhaps you would like to Pick Up the Tab for an entire project or part of a project.  Please contact Bill Palmer for more information.

Future Events.  We hope to sponsor at least one more event to publicize the campaign.

Grace United Church is more than a building. We are an inclusive, intergenerational, community partner. Our building is one way -- an important way -- that we share our gifts with the larger community and reach deeply into the lives of many other people.

Click here for more information Growth & Giving Brochure