Art Class Has Started

The winter art class has begun.  The 14 participants met for the first time last week and began working on pencil drawings of vegetables to learn about shading, light and shadows.  The students are doing five more sketches this week and when they meet on […]

Neighborhood Investment Program

The House of the Carpenter is pleased to announce that we have been selected to participate in the Neighborhood Investment Program.  This program is managed by the State of WV.  This program allows individuals, businesses or corporations that pay WV taxes can make a contribution […]

Volunteers Pack Meals for Local Students

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Summer Camp Celebrations

Our summer camp program is beginning to wind down, particularly as we begin to get ready for back to school!  But we have several things to celebrate.  Our day camp program had 14 campers who loved being at Fresh Air Farm, particularly the pool because […]

Thank You to Wheeling Kiwanis

The Wheeling Kiwanis have made a donation of $2,300 toward the purchase of school supplies for Madison Elementary.  The school has nearly 100% poverty rate among the students and the purchase of school supplies is often a burden for the families.  This donation will allow […]

Souper Bowl of Caring

Our thanks to all of the congregations that participated in the Souper Bowl of Caring Challenge.  The participating churches raised over $3,000 toward the Hunger Ministry of the House of the Carpenter.  The two congregations raising the most funds were the Warwood UMC and the […]

Do you need work on your home?

If you know of someone who would qualify for having one of our Workteams work on their home, please contact Gary Bryant for a referral form.  You can email him at