Begging Bowl, or what to give?

 Begging Bowl

The Temple can use donations of money to pay our bills, and also:   canned black beans, white beans and Garbanzo beans, Smart Balance “Margarine”, butter, crunchy Peanut Butter, honey, kalamata olives, granola, Soymilk and Unsweetened Almond milk, Vegetarian Refried Beans, frozen or cooked meals,  cheese,  nuts,  tofu,  fresh vegies and fruit,  liquid laundry detergent,  “de-Solvit” or Orange Oil, Forever stamps first class and Global stamps,  “Dobie” sponges and Toilet Paper, bird seed and sugar for humming birds.


The plastic garden chairs we have out by the Stupa are deteriorating from old age and we would like to replace them with 8 upright, arm-less, outdoor quality chairs. 

With Gratitude  we received: Many delicious prepared foods, Toilet paper and paper towels, new shade cloths for the Buddha house deck, jig saw puzzles, fresh flowers, birthday cake, used books, art supplies, home grown oranges, Crunchy Peanut Butter,  Jam, Soy Sauce, liquid dishwashing soap, spray bottles of Shower Clean,  Mr Clean floor cleaner,  granola bars,  chocolate,  nuts,  Unsweetened Almond Milk, Soy Milk,  Lysol Toilet cleaner, Honey, small dog treats, dry cat food and dog food, canned beans, hospitality for traveling monks,  candles for the meditation hall ( white, 3″ dia),  Nature’s Miracle stain and odor remover,  13 gallon plastic bags for garbage, and also help with recycling and sending out Newsletters.