Lenten Service Project

The Stretching into Justice Ministry Team is seeking to help Household Goods, Inc., a 501c3 charity organization whose mission is to provide a full range of donated furniture and household items, free of charge, to help people in need make a home. During Lent, we are hoping to fund at least 5 starter sets. Please consider donating new or gently used kitchen items, or donate money towards the cause and the Stretching team will buy the items.

Each set includes:

can opener

2 potholders


2 dish towels

set of measuring cups

set measuring spoons

slotted cooking spoon

wooden spoons



paring knife

vegetable peeler

cooking fork

carving knife

Additional useful items to include:

liquid measuring cups

spaghetti spoon server

ice cream scoop


pizza cutter

potato masher

cheese slicer


Household Goods furnishes more than 2,500 homes in Massachusetts each year and kitchen items are among the most needed. Learn more at householdgoods.org.