Poetry for the Pantry 2018

Come join us for an evening of Poetry while helping a good cause. There will be Heavy Hors d’Oeuvers, Silent Auction, the famous Beret Pull, and perhaps a visit from Sylvia Claudane.

April Friday the 13th, 2018 • 6-9 P.M.
The Artisan • 5 Highland Park Rd • East Flat Rock

Not only do we need attendees but participants to perform. The categories to perform are: Dramatic Reading, Comedic Monologue, and Original Poems.

To enter as a contestant please, contact Shelly at shelly@storehouseonline.org. In the subject line, please put Poetry for the Panty Contestant. In the body of the email, please include your name, phone number, and category or categories you’d like to enter. 10 slots for each category. You may enter up to 2 poems.

Thank you for your support! See you there!

Cost of Entry is $30. Tickets can be purchased at Eventbrite.com.
The cost to enter a poem is $15 (per poem up to 2, attending Gala is included)

Corporate Sponsors:
Morrow Insurance
Park Ridge Hospital
Cooper Construction
Capital Business Funding

Community Partners:
American Eagle Locksmith
Shermans Sporting Goods
A Moment in Time
A Day In the Country
Moes BBQ
Dats Cajun Cafe
Mountain Deli
Mikes On Main
Millers Fine Dry Cleaning
Mustang Cafe
A Dogs Day Out
Dogs N Suds
Shelby Rhodes at Pats Hair Dn
Vanity Place
Epic Movie Theater
High Country Furniture
Fun Depot of Asheville
Launch of Asheville

Blessings In Boxes 2017

The Storehouse eagerly anticipates this year’s Blessing in Boxes. This is an opportunity, will provide provide more than 2,000 local children with Christmas gifts of clothes, coats, books, and toys. We are privileged to again partner with Henderson County Public Schools for this venture. Distribution will be held at Upward Christian Fellowship, Church, December 15 and 16.

There are many ways to be part of this opportunity, which ministers to both children and their parents. You can sponsor a local child, assist with organization of the distribution gifts to families. It is not too early to plan to be a part of this awesome opportunity. Experience the JOY of giving, and make a local child’s Christmas exciting and memorable this year! For more information or to receive a specific child to sponsor, contact lynn@storehouseonline.org or call (828) 692-8300.

4th of July Challenge

Sponsored by Park Ridge Health

As we celebrate the birth of our nation, let us remember how important it is to serve our neighbors right here in our community.

The Storehouse has an exciting opportunity this summer! Park Ridge and 6 churches in Hendersonville have contributed $21,000 to The Storehouse, in anticipation of individual donors matching this amount with their contributions. Our goal for this year’s 4th of July Challenge is $60,000!

The Challenge runs through July 31st. We invite you to participate by making a tax-deductible donation to The Storehouse. Please designate “4th of July” on your check. We thank you for joining with us in this exciting challenge as we provide food and hygiene items to the needy in Henderson County.

Look for our thermometer on Four Seasons Blvd to see our progress!

Thanks for Poetry for the Pantry

Thank you to all who came out and made the Poetry for the Pantry event a huge success! We could not have done this event without you who attended and those who participated! We could not have done it without our Sponsors: Capital Business Funding, Cooper Construction, Morrow Insurance, and Park Ridge Health. The delicious food was donated by: Black Bear Coffee, Brookdale,  Dandelion, Dickeys BBQ, and South Rock Grill. Thank you to all the Silent Auction Partners and The Beret Pull, without you that evening would not have been as successful or as much fun!

1st Choice Furniture, 3 Chopt, 4 Littles Photography, A Day in the Country, Aja Skye Photography, AlyKat Deli, Art Mob, Artzywen, Asheville BMW, Auto Images, Betsey J Gillespie Designs, Big Frog, Blackberry Mountain Cafe, Bob and Linda Pierce, Blue Ridge Medical and Sports Massage, Brandys on Main, Burger Works, Chuck Hill Photography, David Maupin with Edward Jones, Dogs Day Out, Ed Boots, ETS Networking, Flat Rock Pizza, Fresh Market, Fun Depot, Hendersonville Co-op, Hendough Chicken and Doughnuts, Honey Baked Ham, Honeysuckle Ham, Honeysuckle Hollow, Janitizos Mexican Restaurant, Jewelry by Nadine, Kilwins, Mast General Store, Mean Mr.Mustard, Mikes on Main, Millers Fine Dry Cleaning, Mustang Cafe, Orchard Inn, Postero, Rainbow of Asheville, Shermans Sporting Good, Still Water Photography, Terry and Pam Collins, Tom Morgan, Ugly Mugg, U-Turn Pottery, Wagg, Wendy Lou Billings.

Thank you for the Bake Sale.

Bringin Home The Bakin was a huge success! We thank those who entered the contest, those that just baked for us! We could not have done this without all of your help. A big thank you to First Baptist Church for the use of Cross Walk. We would like to thank Linda Rhodes for all the decorations and hard work you put into this event. Thank you Pastors: Steve Mirich of Covenant Presbyterian, Alberto Berrio of Mud Creek Baptist, Chris Pace from Living Water, Zack Keuthan from Reformation Presbyterian, Jimmy Spence at Upward Christian Church, Elly Withers St. James Episcopal, Michael Coggin at Grace Blue Ridge, and Steve Morrison at Church of God in Christ for all the hard work of judging. We are going to try this again in the Fall!

We cant wait to do it again next year!

10,000 Puzzle Challenge

The Storehouse is partnering with Adult Coloring Book Author Sue Harrington of Hendersonville, Nc. Sue has published a book for The Storehouse where a percentage of the proceeds are given to us!

The name of the book is “The 10,000 Puzzles Book Challenge,” this can be purchased on amazon.com.

To see other works by the Author please visit: https://www.amazon.com/Susan-L.-Harrington/e/B017401PDE/ref=sr_tc_2_0?qid=1491417719&sr=1-2-ent

Poetry Gala

Poetry For the Pantry

The Storehouse is sponsoring an Interactive Poetry Gala!
Local Celebrity judges will award Prizes in 4 categories:
Comedic Monologue, Original Work, Dramatic Reading, and Original Lyrical.
This fundraiser will also include: Heavy Hors d’oeures, Silent Auction and Beret Pull

Tickets for admission is $30.00
Poem Entry is $15.00 per poem with a limit of 2 plus entry to the Gala

The event is Wednesday, May 10 from 6-9
Flat Rock Playhouse ( Downtown Venue)
125 South Main Street, Hendersonville

Flat Rock Play House
Capital Business Funding
1st Choice Furniture and Mattress
Dickies BBQ
South Rock Bar and Grill
Black Bear Coffee
Terry and Pam Collins
Don and Connie Cooper
David and Shelly Maupin
Morrow Insurance Agency

Big Frog
Apple Valley Clinic of Chiropractic
BMW of Asheville
Sherman’s Sports
Rainbow International of Asheville
Fun Depot
Wendy Forbes
Four Littles Photography
Jewelry by Nadine
Honeysuckle Hollow
Tom Morgan
Chuck Hill Photography
Art Mob
Aggie the Italian Cookie Lady
A Day in the Country
Fast Cat Photography
Travinia’s Italian Kitchen and Wine Bar
Betsey Gillespie
Blue Ridge Medical and Sports Massage
Aja Sky Photography
Ed Tatsch
Bob and Linda Pierce
Fresh Market
Blackberry Mountain Cafe
The Ugly Mug Coffee and Tea
Professional Jewelers
Still Waters Photography
Summey Plumbing
Janitzio Mexican Restaurant
Alykat Deli
Mikes on Main
Mean Mr Mustard’s
Uturn Pottary
Wendy Lou Billings
Still Water Photography
Janitzios Mexican Restaurant
Mast General Store
Hendough Chicken and Biscuit
AlyKat Subs
Hendersonville Co-op and Deli
Diamond Rush
Honey Baked Ham
Mikes Pizza and Pasta
Mustang Cafe
Honey Baked Ham
3 Chopt
Flat Rock Pizza
Burger Works
Thanks so much
Shelly Maupin
Auto Images
Etowah Golf Course and Country Club
Sycamore Cycles
Elijah Mountain Gem Mining
Orchard Inn
Ace Hardware of Hendersonville
Sherman Williams

Bake Sale

Bringing Home the Bakin’ Bake Sale. Saturday, May 13, 10-2, at Cross Walk Building, 577 Buncombe Street, Hendersonville. Come and support Henderson County’s local food pantry and bring home delicious cakes, pies and cookies. Not only can you buy some great homemade sweets, you can enter the Bake Off, judged by local pastors (see link on site).