Park View’s blitz packs more than 1,500 kits

October 4, 2013
by Gordon Zook and Dorothy Logan
Park View Mennonite Church

Park View’s blitz packs more than 1,500 kits

Peyton Erb (left) works in the assembly line putting MCC school kits together. A lot of congregations put school kits together for distribution by Mennonite Central Committee (MCC). But how many produce more than 1,500? That was a recent experience on Sunday, August 18, when nearly a hundred assembly-line volunteers packed a total of 1,562 kits at the Park View Mennonite Church (PVMC), Harrisonburg. Along with Park View families, the event became an international gathering including adults and children from the Islamic Association of the Shenandoah Valley, from the Center …

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