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September 29, 2017

Chili Cook-Off Raises Over $3,200 for MDS Hurricane Relief

The Donnellson community rallied to collect donations for hurricane relief at a Chili Cook-Off and Dessert Auction hosted by Zion Mennonite Church last weekend. Seven area businesses and organizations supported the effort, and over 125 people gathered in the yard and street surrounding the church to taste the chili, vote for their favorite, and participate […]

July 26, 2014

Zion Youth Group Participates in MDS Work Project

Youth head to New York City to work with MDS Seven high-school and college-aged youth and six adults, all from Zion Mennonite Church,  have recently completed a week of voluntary service through Mennonite Disaster Service at the Staten Island worksite. The group left Donnellson  early on July 19 and returned July 27. While in New […]

July 26, 2014

ZMC Makes Significant Contributions to 2014 MCC Relief Sale

The Iowa MCC Relief Sale was held at the Johnson County Fairgrounds in Iowa City on May 30-31, 2014. Dave and Sandy Peterson, MCC Representatives from Zion Mennonite Church, coordinated many donations and volunteer hours from ZMC. The quilt purchased by Zion Mennonite Church and donated to the sale brought $2,000 at auction and won several […]

July 30, 2016

ZMC’s 2018 MCC Sale Report

Donations from Zion Mennonite Church, Donnellson for 2018 MCC Sale My Coins Count Total: $1,143.88  (2017 total: $505.93) Baking: $96.50                                                     2 Pans of Cinnamon Rolls $8.00 2 Pies $24.00 […]

February 24, 2015

Youth Group Hosts Luncheon for Souper Bowl of Caring

On Sunday Feb 8th, 2015 the Zion Mennonite Youth Group hosted a soup & sandwich lunch for Souper Bowl of Caring.  This is an organization that started 25 years ago in South Carolina with a simple prayer: ‘As we enjoy the Super Bowl football game, help us be mindful of those without a bowl of […]