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Distribution Clothing Deadlines

Putting Prayers to Action Ministries does four major distributions to the Appalachian region each year: Easter, Back-to-School, Thanks-giving and Christmas. Please follow the guidelines for each distribution as they differ according to the time of the year when they occur.  

The four (4) major distributions are in addition to the monthly   local distributions

The Shoe Fund - The Shoe Fund is ongoing as we like to provide a new pair of shoes with each  outfit.  Cost of shoes is $18 per pair.  If this is where you wish your monetary donation to be applied, please so note on your check.

Deadline for the Easter Distribution is March 6, 2017
  • Boys need pants and SHORT-SLEEVED shirts in sizes 2T through 16.
  • Girls need solid color or floral patterned SHORT-SLEEVED dresses, and slips, in sizes 2T through 16.  We also accept girl’s slacks with blouse, but no shorts please.
  • Don’t forget to mark the size on each garment you make.

Deadline for the Back-to-School Distribution is June 15, 2017

  • SHORT SLEEVES on the garments please.
  • Be sure to mark the size on each garment you make. 

Deadline for the Thanksgiving Distribution is October 15, 2017

  • Coats, sweaters, ponchos and knit sets are shipped in the Thanksgiving distribution.
  • Be sure to mark the size on each garment you make. 

Deadline for the Christmas Distribution is November 15, 2017

  • LONG SLEEVES ONLY on garments for Christmas,
  • Be sure to mark the size on each garment you make.

  • Please feel free to ship earlier than the deadline.

Distribution Blessing Bag Deadlines

  • Easter Blessing Bag Deadline is March 6, 2017
  • Back to School Blessing Pack   July 5, 2017
  • Christmas Blessing Bags:  December 4,, 2017

In addition to clothing, girls and boys receive shoes, winter coats, personal care kits and a variety of other items. For the personal care kits, please include only the Contents for the Personal Care Kits listed on this website. We buy 4 oz. shampoo for $0.65, so if you would prefer to save on shipping, include a check for the shampoo and we will purchase it. Should you wish to make any bags for the personal care kits, the Pattern for the Personal Care Kit Bag  is on this website.