Building Dreams

Building Dreams

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When our founder, Amy Privitt, heard God telling her to “feed people”, she decided to begin a free Community Meal where volunteers would make the food and invite any and all to come share in the meal.  By divine direction, Cup of Grace began renting the Spirit Lake Senior Center for our free, weekly meals back in January, 2017.  It was the perfect locale for the Community Meal, right in the middle of Spirit Lake.  It had a large dining room, enough to hold our first year’s average weekly attendance of 65 people. Fast forward to today.  Our average weekly attendance for 2019 was 97 people.  Our highest attendance for one meal was 164.  We are quickly outgrowing our current venue and are beginning to search for a new location. …
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Support We Can Bank On

Support We Can Bank On

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Cup of Grace’s vision from the beginning was to bring the community together. Neighbors helping neighbors, sharing a meal, lifting each other up when crisis hits, and providing food and clothes to people in need. We wanted to partner with local businesses and organizations to bring this vision to life. Just a few months after our founding in 2017, the staff at the Spirit Lake branch of First Interstate Bank (then Inland Northwest Bank) stepped up to support us in our fundraising efforts. They began with donation collection jars at each teller’s window. That autumn, when we held our first “Warm Clothes, Warm Hearts” coat and clothing drive to stock the Spirit Lake Elementary School Clothing Closet, they offered to be a collection site for coats, clothing, and footwear. Since…
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Join Us For Some FUN! Cup of Grace 2nd Annual Family “FUN”draiser Saturday, June 22, 2019

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If you were with us at last year’s Family “FUN”draiser, you remember what a great time it was. There was delicious food, great music, an exciting raffle (including the smash hit “Lucky Dog” Raffle!), an awesome silent auction, a bake sale full of yummy goodies, and fun games for the kids. This year will be even better! We’ll once again run from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. in Spirit Lake’s Big Park at the corner of Highway 41 and Washington Street (we’ll be near the gazebo). Join us for: Delicious BBQ Brisket Sandwiches and Hamburgers, chips and drinks. This year we’ll have more condiments from which to choose, and we’ll also have Snow Cone and Cotton Candy machines! Bake Sale with lots of yummy desserts, breads, pies, brownies, cookies and…
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