St. John’s Church Kicks-off Capital Campaign

PRESS RELEASE

For Immediate Release

Apr 25, 2011

Cold Spring Harbor, NY – St. John’s Church of Cold Spring Harbor launched its 2011 Capital Campaign with a boxed lunch following Palm Sunday services at Bleecker Hall.

Restore. Renew. Rejoice! is the theme of the Capital Campaign, which held a Kick-off Celebration after the 10 o’clock service on Palm Sunday. Spring had sprung in Bleecker Hall, where over 200 enthusiastic adults and children were treated to a tasty box lunch and a festive cake. Entertainment included crayons for the children to color a sketch of the Church steeple, and the song “To Share” performed by the Children’s Choir.

David Ware and Hugh Jones, Chair of the Building Design Committee, described to the attentive audience the improvements to the treasured buildings which parishioners over the past 3 years have said are necessary to support St. John’s mission.

Ellie Perkins, Jr. Warden, announced that a new meeting room on the first floor of the Parish House will be dedicated to Emily and Carleton Lee, Rector at St. John’s for 30 years. It will be named the Lee Room.

money-shot

Campaign Co-Chair Bill Parsons explained how each member of the congregation will have the opportunity to discuss the project one-on-one with another member of the congregation. He emphasized, “That making the Capital Campaign successful will require everyone to contribute their time, talent and treasure.”

The goal of the Capital Campaign is to raise $4,600,000 over the next 6-8 weeks. The Campaign is off to a good start; over $2,800,000 has already been raised.

Contact

Erin West
James D. Klote & Associates
703-532-7633
800-360-2315
erinwest@jdklote.com

Contact Us Anytime At:

Contact Us Anytime At:

Virginia Office
103 Park Washington Court
Falls Church, Virginia 22046
Toll Free: (800) 360-2315
Toronto Office
1920 Yonge Street, Suite 200
Ontario, Toronto M4S 3E2
Canada
Toll Free: (800) 360-2315
London Office
London Trafalgar Square
1 Northumberland Avenue
London, England WC2N 5BW
United Kingdom
Toll Free: (800) 360-2315
Illinois Office
180 N. Stetson Street
Chicago, Illinois 60601
Toll Free: (800) 360-2315
California Office
1800 Century Park East, Suite 600
Los Angeles, California 90067
Toll Free: (800) 360-2315

Erin West

Hello! Welcome to our website! My name is Erin West and as VP of Operations I would like to invite you to browse our hundreds of testimonials from people just like you!

Click here!

You have Successfully Subscribed!