Jonesboro, Ga. (June 16, 2015) – The Heritage Community Foundation presented a grant to Sheila Gose, Director of the Jonesboro Crisis Pregnancy Center (JCPC) on June 2, 2015. The $1,000 grant will used by JCPC to supply gifts baskets to 30 women. The gift baskets contain many items new mothers need to take care of their babies, including clothes, diapers, blankets, bottles, pacifiers, lotions, shampoos, etc.
JCPC is a Christ-centered ministry committed to upholding the sanctity of human life by demonstrating the love of Christ to women facing crisis pregnancies through the provision of spiritual, physical and emotional support. JCPC assists women in making life-affirming decisions by helping them make plans to keep and parent their babies, or by helping them make an adoption plan. JCPC helps about 1,000 women per year and has helped over 25,000 women in its 30 years of service to the community.
For more information on how you can help the community by being a part of the Foundation, please call Rocky Davis, Executive Director, at 770-478-8881.
Heritage Community Foundation (HCF) is a 501c3 organization which provides funding to local nonprofit organizations in Clayton, Henry and Fayette counties. HCF is designed to support Heritage Bank’s first mission, “Committed to those we serve.” The bank absorbs all of the operating costs of the foundation, so 100% of the funds raised go directly to meet community needs.
Heritage Bank, a state chartered commercial bank, has been serving metro Atlanta’s Southern Crescent since 1955. The independent community bank has six full-service offices, features a well-rounded offering of commercial and consumer products, and is an active, involved member of the community it serves. The company’s stock is traded under the symbol “CCFH.OB”.