Orthodox service of assistance “Mercy” announced the beginning of Apple picking for the wards – elderly and persons with disabilities, low-income, large and incomplete families, and the homeless, according to the portal “Interfax-Religion”.
“In the autumn, many Muscovites complain about such a large crop of apples on their country sites that handle it on your own is impossible, but we come every day for help people, who have no money for Essentials, not to mention fruit. So we thought gardeners would be happy to share apples with our patients,” said the head of the group working with asylum service “Mercy” Love khvatova, which quoted the press service of the Moscow Patriarchate Department for Church charity and social service.
Apples already now it is possible to bring in a group working with asylum on weekdays from 9:00 to 17:00 and on weekends from 11:00 to 15:00 at the address street Bolshaya Ordynka str., 34, p. 3 (entrance from the Great Ordynka). Phone: 8 (495) 542-00-00, EXT. 452.
The apples are ready to take the participants of another project “Mercy” – “the Hangar of salvation” – on weekdays from 9:00 to 17:00 and at other times by arrangement with the duty, St. Nikoloyamskaya, in the yard 55. Phone: 8 (926) 158-07-58.
Orthodox service of assistance “Mercy” is a 24 social project to help the needy. Every year for get tens of thousands of people. More than 60% of the service exists on the donations of caring people. To help the service by issuing a regular donation to the special services page.