The Church of the Ascension will have its annual ingathering for the United Thank Offering on May 4th. The United Thank Offering supports charitable causes throughout the world. In the past it has supported charitable causes in the Diocese of Rhode Island. The ECW of Rhode Island has asked that offerings be converted from coin into dollars or checks prior to submission. Checks should be made payable to ECW of RI with the notation "UTO" offering.
This years Diocesan Ingathering will be held at St. Thomas Episcopal Church in Greenville. The Episcopal Church Women will be sponsoring the Event which will begin at 11:30 am. Bishop Knisely will celebrate communion. A "Hearty English Tea" will follow. Registrations are being accepted. Please contact the church office for information regarding registration. The donation for the tea is $10.