Each year at Christ Our Passover, an offering is taken to support facets of our community. Monetary gifts are given to vital organizations in the Huntsville area from the Christian Community through Christ Our Passover. Christ Our Passover has raised over $100,000 since 2005’s event. Following are the organizations presented with a monetary gift to date:
■ 2005, Huntsville Police Department. Provided funds for protective vests for police.
■ 2006, Huntsville/Madison County Library. “Ready to Read” program for the less fortunate.
■ 2007, Downtown Rescue Mission. Provided provisions for the destitute.
■ 2008, Nation of Israel and the Jewish Community. Provided backpacks for children in bombed village in Israel and sponsored Madison County school teachers to attend Holocaust workshop in Washington, DC.
■ 2009, Operation Green Team. Provided money to construct large greenhouse needed to “dress and keep” the earth in Huntsville.
■ 2010, Huntsville Fire and Rescue. Provided Jaws of Life.
■ 2011, “First Book” Mayor’s Project. Provided books for Dr. Suess Readers Project for less resourced families.
■ 2012, Partnership for a Drug Free Community. Provided funds to increase education, prevention, and rehabilitation for teens.
■ 2013, Arts Council of Huntsville. Coordination for generational Arts Education in Huntsville.
■ 2014, Manna House. Provided funds for ministry to the less privileged in the city.
■ 2015, U.S. Space & Rocket Center. Supported under privileged children to attend Space Camp.
■ 2016, Still Serving Veterans. Supported our Veterans secure employment and receive the benefits they have earned.
■ 2017, Second Mile Development, Inc. The ultimate dream of Second Mile is to bring about, through Christ, reconciliation between all people: the rich and poor, the educated and uneducated, the fortunate and less fortunate.