Spring 2022 Gumbo-to-Go Fundraiser
Howdy, Gumbo Enthusiasts!
Our online order form for Gumbo-to-Go has closed. :-(
However - GOOD NEWS - if you would still like to buy some of our delicious Gumbo-to-Go, we are still taking walk-ups and drive-ups!
- Pick-up begins at 4:30 PM and goes to 6:30 PM at the Central Presbyterian Church - 31 Center St., Geneseo.
- Pick-up at the northwest kitchen door (Pick-up only, dining tables are not available on-site.)Just a reminder, meals are $12.00 this year and will include the gumbo you selected on the form, cornbread, and pralines.
- If you paid via PayPal or Venmo you are all set - thank you. If you would still pay online, please use the quick link below to pay for your order via Venmo.
- If you have a check, please make it out to Livingston CARES in the exact amount. If you plan to pay in cash, please try to provide the exact change.
We will sell gumbo until 250 dinners are sold!
Thanks again for supporting student travel on our service trips by buying Gumbo-to-Go!
-Livingston County CARES
Help Humanitarian Efforts in Ukraine
AFYA Foundation: Afya means “health” in Kishwahili. The Afya foundation provides an environmentally-sensitive, community-oriented solution to help address the critical shortage of medical supplies in underserved communities around the world. Right now, AFYA believes the best way you can support Ukraine is by making an emergency gift and ensuring medical providers have the supplies they need to care for wounded soldiers and civilians.
AirBnB: Activley providing free housing for refugees and people are booking places in Ukraine with no intention of staying as a way to support Ukrainian.
Airlink (founded by the Society for Transport Aircraft Trading): Their first project focused on assistance with the 2010 earthquake in Haiti.
The American Federation of Teachers (AFT): AFT is coordinating with the teachers unions in countries that border Ukraine, including Poland, Romania, and Slovakia. Through the AFT disaster relief fund, they are going to send money to these unions’ relief efforts. Specifically, the funds from AFT will focus on setting up welcome programs in public schools for the children who have fled the horrific Russian invasion.
Community Organized Relief Effort (CORE;founded by Sean Penn in 2010): Assisted with the earthquake disaster in Haiti and is assisting with the humanitarian effort in Ukraine.
PayPal: Support Ukraine Relief. Help those affected by the events in Ukraine Choose a charity to support and donate through PayPal. 100% of donations made here go to charity, no deductions, no fees.
ROC Maidan: ROC Maidan is a community organization initially formed to support Ukraine’s democratic voices at Kyiv’s EuroMaidan. ROC Maidan is also the charitable arm of the Ukrainian Cultural Center of Rochester. All donations to this account go to ROC Maidan in support of relief in Ukraine.
UN World Food Program: United Nations World Food Programme provides over 15 billion meals to over 100 million people. Has a special appeal for the Ukrainian families.
World Central Kitchen(founded in 2010 by Chef Jose Andres): Featured on 60 Minutes feeding people in Puerto Rico after Maria and in Haiti after the most recent earthquake.