Story of Giving

Heifer International is tripling the impact, matching gifts. We decided to impact the lives of people in need with a Family Farm Care Package, a Gardener’s Gift Basket, and a Water Buffalo. Then Heifer International is tripling our $500 to $1,500. This is a special gift of helping families learn and grow to become more […]

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Our family immediately and unanimously wanted to help out the mom of one our kids’ friends who works so hard waiting tables to care of her and her daughter without any financial assistance from the father. Her daughter struggles with depression and has been hospitalized several times so she frequently has to miss shifts to […]

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“Our gift was $500. It was such a surprise that we had to give it some thought. Finally decided to match the $500 with $500 of our own, and give $250 each to 4 different non- profits that we were familiar with. We decided on the Haitian Timon Foundation, Meals on Wheels of Collin County, […]

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Unaccompanied minors entering he US with no family or friends are cared for in group homes. On their 18th birthdays,”these least among us”. are handcuffed, shackled and put into jail cells, often for years, as they wait for rulings on their legal status. PMLC’s gift is supporting Viator House of Hospitality, a safe home for […]

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We were thrilled when our daughter forwarded a check to us from the PrestonMeadowGives project! As the founding Pastor of PMLC, it warmed my heart to experience this congregation’s continuing generosity. Cindy serves as pastor of Emanuel Lutheran cChurch which has been the recipient of PMLC’s generosity over the years. We made the decision to […]

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“We decided to split our gift to help several people in need. We sent books to a single mother homeschooling her three Autistic children, She had to quickly leave a really abusive situation and is scared to even let people know where she lives. It is hard to make ends meet and even harder since […]

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We prayed and waited for Jesus to show us the best way to bless someone with the money we were given. We decided to gift the money to our oldest son’s former 4th grade teacher who is an amazing young woman. She resigned her teaching job last year and signed up for an 11 month […]

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We are so grateful to be a part of a community of faith that truly puts their values of generosity and grace in ACTION. What an awesome experience it was that Sunday to see all those envelopes go out and imagine all the good that would result from them. We spent a week as a […]

Story of Giving

“Having a servant’s heart, we can often be found volunteering for various organizations throughout the year. Being able to help with a monetary donation that was a big one, we thought a lot about who we wanted to bless. Who better than babies, children, adults, and animals? March of Dimes – A colleague of ours […]

Story of Giving

We decided to match the gift and then take that amount and invest it so it could continue to grow and be used at a later time when we could find a worthy need or charity needing a greater amount such as we would have later. It’s our intent that we won’t be using it […]