This is the fourth
year that Porter United Methodist Church will sell Butter Braids to help
with church missions. For those who have had the chance to experience a
Butter Braid pastry, itís evident why this fundraiser stands apart from the
rest. Butter Braids are made with tender sweet dough that is hand-braided
around mouthwatering fillings such as cinnamon, cream cheese, and a variety
of fruit fillings, including a chocolate braid with chocolate filling. These
delicious pastries would be perfect for serving at your Easter brunch or
dinner. The pastries come frozen, allowing consumers to store until ready to
prepare. Just set out to thaw and rise, then bake for an unforgettable
The sale will begin
on Sunday, February 4, and will continue until the deadline of Sunday, March
4. All orders and money must be turned in to the church office no later than
Monday, March 5, at 9 a.m.
The braids weigh 22
oz. each and sell for $14 each, except the Double Chocolate pastry and the
4-cheese & herb bread, which sell for $15 each. Delivery date is set for
Friday, March 16, at 9 a.m.
Orders can be
placed with any member of the church, or by contacting coordinator Judy
Reales at (219) 926-3171 or (219) 929-7155 during the sale dates. Orders can
also be placed through the church office by calling (219) 926-1586, Monday
-- Thursday, between the hours of 9 a.m. and 1 p.m.
Butter Braid brand
products have been in the fundraising industry for over 20 years with the
mission of helping non-profit groups raise money for worthy causes.
Porter UMC is using
the funds from the sale to help support the church ministry and work of
Jesus Christ throughout the church and the community, so any support is very
much needed and appreciated.