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Monday, September 15, 2014

Interfaith Compassion Ministry

ICM a great way to assist those in need

Publisher Tim Phillips takes a closer look at the needs of many in our community and writes that one organization that is making a big difference — but needs assistance — is Interfaith Compassion Ministry. (September 14, 2014, Page 4A)

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    Homeless cases rise in Oxford

    Interfaith Commission Ministry is fighting an uphill battle as more and more Lafayette County residents need help after cut hours during slow summer work schedules caused bills to pile up for many. (September 9, 2014, Page 1, 14)

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      Volunteer says ministry serving more Oxford residents who have lost homes

      Suzanne Wilkin, a volunteer for Interfaith Compassion Ministry, said the number of people who have lost their homes in Oxford seems to be rising considering the number of clients who have sought help at ICM.

      Wilkin, who moved to Oxford from Maryland with her husband in 1996, has spent more than 10 years volunteering with ICM, an association of 36 area churches who work together to help community members in need.

        (August 15, 2014, Page 1)

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        ICM: Growing needs in Hispanic population

        ICM officials say a growing population of Hispanic residents and the under-employed, coupled with a decline in donations, has left the charitable group in need of help. To help ICM continue to meet the needs of our community, Oxford Floral will be holding a tent sale Saturday at its location on Jefferson Avenue. (August 15, 2014, Page 3A)

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          Homeless shelter effort moves forward

          The LOU Homeless Initiative is taking steps to move forward to creating Lafayette County’s first homeless shelter. (March 21, 2014, Page 1A, 12A)

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            Local homeless numbers drop

            From 2012 to 2013 the homeless numbers are down but still a costly effort for local nonprofits. (June 20, 2013, Page 1)

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              ICM: Need up, donations down

              Interfaith Compassion Ministry Executive Director Lena Wiley said she is trying to help more people facing being homeless in recent months, but donations are down. (October 19, 2012, Page 1A, 5A)

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                Christmas Store plays Santa to local children in need

                The Oxford-Ole Miss Rotary and Interfaith Compassion Ministry are teaming up to hold this year’s Christmas Store aimed at providing two toys and a book to local children who might otherwise not get anything for Christmas. (October 18, 2012, Page 1)

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                  Plates painted with compassion

                  Ceramic plates painted by local government leaders, University of Mississippi officials, business owners and local artists will be auctioned off Thursday during the first Plates to End Poverty event, sponsored by the UM Homeless Outreach. (November 16, 2011, Page 1)

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                    Christmas Store asks for community’s help

                    Organizers of this year’s Christmas Store, the nonprofit operation that gives toys to children from low-income homes, are asking for the community’s support, both finanicaly and through volunteerism. (November 7, 2011, Page 3A)

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