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December 10, 2016

The ladies of Leslie's Place were invited to the Mt. Olivet Church.  One resident wrote afterwards:

Dear Mt. Olivet,
    Thank you for the wonderful time on Saturday. The food was scrumptious & the clothing was the bomb! Most of all your spirit & generosity was beyond last year's & I thought that couldn't be matched. God bless you all.


April 21, 2016

The participants of the Grace Unfolding Yoga program at the Southminster Presbyterian Church in Arlington Heights, Illinois, presented a donation and notes of encouragement to the women of Leslie's Place.  See their letter of support.

April 16, 2016

Leslie's Place were invited to Salem Baptist District Annual Spring Tea at Covenant Chapel M.B Church on April 16, 2016 at 11:00 am. The  ladies were truly blessed at this event. There were powerful testimonies given by several ladies who changed their  lives by overcoming addiction.  The guest speaker message was very encouraging and uplifting, the ladies' spirits were filled. There was plenty of food served, the ladies were also blessed with clothes and personal items. The ladies were truly grateful.

April 8, 2016

Leslie's Place was invited to True Rock Ministries 2016 Acts of Kindness Benefit Dinner on April 8, 2016, at 7 pm. The ladies were very blessed to be a part of this event. The partners from True Rock Ministries spoke words of encouragement. The ladies engaged with so many fascinating people of various professions. We were also served a wonderful dinner. The ladies were very thankful for the invitation.

February 27, 2016

Leslie’s Place was invited to a play entitled “From Tragedy to Triumph”. A live play based on domestic violence. The women shared their stories on abuse, survival and where they are at in their lives today. The ladies From Leslie’s Place were truly grateful for the invitation because they were empowered by the testimonies.

February 26, 2016

The ladies were very grateful to be invited once again to the Black Ensemble for the Doo Whop Shop. The performance was very entertaining; many ladies have never experienced a live show before. The ladies at Leslie’s Place were very appreciative for the opportunity to have a group outing. This truly was a wonderful event.

January 10, 2016

Leslie spoke at True Rock Ministry. Pastor Grand and his wife were celebrating their anniversary. This was a very exciting occasion because both pastors are fierce leaders. The ladies from Leslie’s Place truly enjoyed the service.

December 6, 2015

The ladies at Leslie’s Place were invited to a danical, which featured many praise dancers from several churches to worship praise dancing to the Lord. After the performances Leslie Brown was asked to share her testimony. Leslie’s Place was presented with a collection of household items which included towels, twin sheets, etc. This was truly a blessing for us. We sincerely thank Carrie & Erin for the invitation.