United Church Raises Funds For Spring Break Homebuilding Trip To Mexico


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The United Church of Los Alamos is hosting a free dinner Saturday evening at which it hopes to raise $20,000 for a mission trip to Mexico to build homes during spring break. A few spaces are still available for the dinner but reservations are required.

Food for the event has been donated by the following local businesses:

  • Pajarito Brewpub – Salad & Bread
  • Cottonwood on the Greens – Perogies
  • El Parasol – Green Chile Chicken Enchiladas
  • Bob’s Bodacious Barbecue – Pulled Pork
  • Pasta Paradiso – Pasta Salad
  • Sirphey – Vegetable Dish
  • Ruby K’s – Beverages
  • Pig & Fig – Dessert

In addition, auctioneer Mike Lippiatt will auction many items including: an original painting by Betty Nance Smith; an art glass bowl; a handmade wood cutting board; Dessert of the Month; and gift baskets from Pet Pangaea and the Los Alamos Coop Market.

For reservations and the time of the dinner, call 505.662.2971. For those unable to attend the dinner, donations may be dropped off at or mailed to the United Church which is located at 2525 Canyon Road, Los Alamos.