MPPC’s Wise Giving Campaign makes contribution to I-Beam at Jennie Moore Elementary School

WISE GIVING The Mount Pleasant Presbyterian Church’s (MPPC) Wise Giving Campaign presented Karen Felder of Jennie Moore Elementary School  (JME) with a check for $1305.00 for the I-Beam program which is a lunch time literacy program.  An additional $1400 was earmarked for ECFN’s Summer Enrichment Program that helps reduce summer learning loss by offering low income children […]

Genesis of the East Cooper Faith Network (ECFN)

In one sentence:  ECFN was ‘the  Phoenix’ that rose from the ashes of our Mount Pleasant Boys & Girls Club (B&GC).  Five years ago it became evident our community Boys & Girls Club was struggling for existence.  Several churches rallied around, offering mentoring, gardening projects for the kids, nutrition and business services. That core group […]

East Cooper Habitat for Humanity partners with the East Cooper Ecumenical Network

ECHFH’s Construction Supervisor, Nick Jaksa, and Ms. Murray oversee the repairs.  With the help of our “Regular” volunteers, Gary Lawrence and Shelly Revkin, the staff of East Cooper Habitat for Humanity was able to partner with East Cooper Ecumenical Network to successfully complete a roof repair for Lillian Murray of Mt. Pleasant. East Cooper Ecumenical […]

Overview | Second Annual Ecumenical Prayer Coffee

  Dear friends of East Cooper Ecumenical Network, It was truly a blessing to have so many of you join us for the second annual ecumenical prayer coffee last week. Thank you for taking the time out of your busy schedule to be there. For those of you who were unable to attend know that […]

Overview | December 2 Fix It Forum Meeting

Thank you to the First United Methodist Church on Isle of Palms family for letting us meet in their space. Opening Prayer and Welcome Fix It Structure and Process Update Sub-Teams and Support Incoming, Planning & Outgoing, Resources, Marketing, Fundraising Assistance Needed: Project History Processes: Intake, Planning and Completing Sub-Meeting (next week): client eligibility form […]

Overview | November 4 Fix It Forum Meeting

Thank you to Reverend Bullard and the Mount Pleasant Presbyterian Church family for letting us meet in Grace Hall. Welcome and Opening Prayer Fix It Projects Update Completed (since June 2013) 4 Wheelchair Ramp Builds 1 Porch 1 Wheelchair Ramp Removal and Recycle 1 Walker Ramp Received (need volunteers) 1 Plumbing Leak 2 Roof Leaks […]

East Cooper Ecumenical Network Ready to ‘Fix It’

  Sometimes the needs of our recipients go beyond daily nutrition. While the meal and the visit from the volunteer makes a big difference, our recipients often need more assistance to remain living in their own homes. Those projects – repairing broken windows, patching a roof or fixing a leaky faucet – often require skilled […]

Press Release | ECEN Community Partnerships

EAST COOPER ECUMENICAL NETWORK AND EAST COOPER COMMUNITY OUTREACH PARTNER TO ADDRESS COMMUNITY NEEDS MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (October 1, 2013) – East Cooper Ecumenical Network and East Cooper Community Outreach have established an innovative partnership to directly and effectively address community needs in East Cooper.  Since the founding of East Cooper Ecumenical Network (ECEN) in […]

Gearing Up | I-Beam

  THANK YOU to all of our new and returning mentors that attended one of our two fall training sessions this week. Also, a big thank you to Seacoast Church for letting us use their facility in Mount Pleasant as our venue. More information and resources regarding this year’s I-Beam initiative can be found on […]