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Center Founder Wants to Fill Need for Charity Services

Dec 3, 2011 - Dawn Thomson

fill-need.jpgCHARLESTON — Standing Stone founder Dawn Thomas plans to offer a nonprofit clothing and furniture ministry for Charleston area residents in financial need, who currently must drive to Mattoon for such services.

In addition, Thomas intends to complement the food ministry offered during the week at the Charleston Soup Stop by serving up hot meals at no cost to people in need on Saturdays and eventually Sundays. She hopes to open the volunteer-staffed Standing Stone center near Christmas in a former commercial building at 201 N. Sixth St.

Read the full article in the Journal Gazette – Times Courier