Wednesday, March 12, 2014
From March 17-28, St. Paulís Church in Summerville will host their 10th annual all-volunteer Tea Room.
During the event, the church is transformed into a restaurant and gift shop. It takes nearly 250 volunteers to run.
In 2013, during the 11 days it was open, 3,320 meals were served bringing in $45,215 through food sales alone.
To date, St. Paulís Tea Room has raised $434,970, breaking the annual $50,000 mark for the first time in 2013 when they raised $56,750.
Income from the Tea Room enabled St. Paulís to cross the $1 million mark in giving to outreach over the past ten years.
St. Paulís Tea Room will be open 11:30 a.m. Ė 2 p.m. Monday through Saturday, March 17-28. Reservations are accepted for groups of eight or more and can be made by calling (843) 873-1991 between 9 a.m. Ė 4 p.m. In addition to take out meals they also offer delivery.
Funds raised go to various ministries supported by St. Paulís members. To view the menu, get directions and learn more visit www.stpaulssummerville.org.
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