Keep in touch

facebook iconTwitter-Logopinterest-logo-transparent-background-copy1Yelp logo

Join our email list.



Christmas Outreach Party
Friday, November 20, 2014


Merion Cricket Club
Live and Silent Auctions - Dinner and Dancing - Christmas Cheer

Click here for a copy of the Christmas Outreach Party section of the 2014 Annual Report.

Christmas Bazaar
Friday, November 20
Noon - 2:00pm

Open for Parishioner Shopping only.
Parish House
Saturday, November 21
9:00am - 3:00pm

Parish House
Attic Treasures,Vintage, Plants, Toys, Books, Kids’ Activities & Other Festivities!

Please offer your help and donations!

These events are critical to fundraising for our Parish Missions,
and to the support to outside entities funded by our Outreach Committee.

2015 Christmas Bazaar & Outreach Party News

2015 Redeemer
Christmas Bazaar and
Outreach Dinner Party News


Susan Van Allen
Outreach Dinner and Bazaar Chairperson

While everyone is enjoying the summer, the Redeemer Outreach Dinner/Bazaar Committee is thick in the planning of our annual Christmas Bazaar Weekend (November 20 and 21), and we wanted to share some important information with you!

Friday’s Christmas Outreach Dinner Party will be held at Merion Cricket Club on the 20th of November. Mark your calendars now for this wonderful event.  We are starting to put together the Silent and Live Auctions.  If you have an item or service that you would like to donate, please contact Beth Ganns (

Saturday’s Christmas Bazaar will be held, as always, at the Parish House on the 21st of November. In addition to our traditional events (including Attic Treasures, Lunch, Books, Toys, Vintage, Silent Auction, Breakfast/Lunch, Gifts, Candles and Plants), we are excited to announce that Heirloom Showroom will be returning for a second year! 

If you’re planning on donating items this year, please note that we will have collection dates throughout the fall, but if you have an urgent need to drop off items, please contact the applicable committee chairperson (below) to make arrangements.

Here’s what we’re looking for:

Craft Items: Old ornaments (all shapes and sizes), floral wire, pine cones

     Craft Items Contact:

     Jane Hastings,

     Jennifer Vollmer,

Silent & Live Auctions:  Small antiques, Sterling silver, China, Art, Unusual “smalls”, small furniture, antiques, family heirlooms, paintings, furnishings; also donations of vacation homes, sports tickets, airline tickets, babysitting, spa treatments, dermatologist service, orthodontist service, teeth whitening, restaurant certificates, ski tickets, special parties, fine wine, limo rides, etc.

     Saturday Silent Auction Contact:

     Carolyn Morris,

     Carolyn Bennett,

     Jane Hastings,

Vintage Boutique:  Antique Jewelry & Accessories - Gold, Silver, Precious Gems, Tortoise Shell & vintage pieces. Finer Designer clothes - Silk, Cashmere Sweaters, Jackets, Coats & Furs. Designer handbags and clutches.

       Wish List For the Gents:             Wish List For the Ladies:

Bowties, Ascots                         Pearls, Beads, Pins & Pendants

Pocket Watches & Fobs              Bangles, Rhinestones, Leather Gloves

Cuff Links, Canes, Top Hats        Evening Bags, Pocket Books & Purses

Pipe & Cigar Collectibles              Silk Scarves, Perfume Bottles, Hand Mirrors

                                                Brush & Comb Sets, Hair Accessories

     Vintage Contact:

     Pam McMullin,

     Lisa Davis,  

     Kristin Cahn von Seelen,  

Attic Treasures:  gently used or new items that you would be glad to give to a friend – including furniture!

     Attic Treasures Contact: 

     Melanie LeBoeuf,

     Lauren McKinney,

Books:  new and used books, DVDs, CDs

     Books Contact:

     Deann Mills,

Toys:  clean toys and children’s items, unbroken and with all pieces, please

     Toys Contact:

     Leslie Susskind,

Communications Contact:

Leslie Susskind,

Regular Committee meetings will begin in the fall - it is not too late to join us! We hope you’ll consider joining us or providing help over the Event weekend. Your questions, comments and advice are invaluable and everyone is welcome to help us make our major outreach fundraiser a success. Remember, the more funds we raise, the more support we can provide to the many organizations that have asked us for help. Watch News from The Redeemer and The Voice for more information.

Church of the Redeemer - 230 Pennswood Road - Bryn Mawr, PA 19010