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North Shore holiday fairs offer variety of items and activities

Nov 14, 2015

Trinity,SISt.nickfairTrinity Evangelical Lutheran Church in Stapleton [Staten Island] hosted its annual "St. Nick's Fair"... The fair offered handmade items for sale, including items imported from Asia. Proceeds from the sale of the imported items are used to help women and children in the impoverished areas of the world where the items were made. The items included goods made by All Mothers Be Educated Now, and other goods made by children in an orphanage in Guatemala, according to fair coordinator Lorraine Danischewski.

 

"Most of the stuff is donated by the members of the church," said Kathy Klein, volunteer and church member. "The money goes back to the food ministry."

 

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