News & Stories

Extra Give on November 17th- $60,000 Match!

On Friday, November 17th we are participating in the Extraordinary Give- Lancaster County’s Largest Day of Giving!  Every dollar that you donate to CrossNet Ministries on that day will be matched up to $60,000! We will also have the opportunity to receive funds from a stretch-pool offered by the Lancaster Community Foundation. All you have to do is visit on November 17th, choose CrossNet… Read More

Kirk Cameron as Banquet Speaker in 2018!

Save the date for our 2018 Banquet on Tuesday, March 27, 2018 in the evening OR Wednesday, March 28, 2018 for breakfast! We are excited to offer two opportunities to attend the Banquet in 2018 to accommodate additional growth. We will celebrate what God is doing in ELANCO and hear from our guest speaker, Kirk Cameron!

Beautiful 2nd Annual Garden Gala!

We held our 2nd Garden Gala on Saturday, September 16th. It was a beautiful evening with approximately 200 guests.  We enjoyed great food, special photography by Plum Perfect Photography, a live jazz band and wonderful conversation with friends and community. We are grateful for the community for coming to the event and learning more about CrossNet Ministires! We are excited to begin planning for next… Read More

SquireSide Cafe Give-Back Days! September 18th- 23rd

Join us for SquireSide CAFE Give-Back Days! Bring along the attached flyer with you and lay it on your table when you visit SquireSide Cafe! Bring the flyer to checkout and 15% of your bill will be donated to CrossNet Ministries. You can use the flyer all week long for breakfast, lunch, dinner, snack or ice-cream! Enjoy some yummy food and partner with CrossNet to… Read More


2nd Annual Garden Gala!

Join us for an evening of delicious tapas-style food and sparkling ambiance under the stars, benefiting CrossNet Ministries! The event is held at the Legacy Gardens at Garden Spot Village (433 South Kinzer Ave, New Holland, PA). There will be live music, photography, great food and beautiful views. Tickets cost $100 per person. They can be purchased at the CrossNet office or online. Thank you… Read More

Mentors Make an Impact!

Recently the CrossNet Ministries Mentor Program was highlighted in the New Holland PennySaver by Ann Mead Ash. Below is a wonderful article talking about one of the Mentors and their Mentee. “Mary Lou Reber cannot say enough about her relationship with her mentee, Desiree Clevenstine, who is a senior at Garden Spot High School. “I have gotten a lot from this relationship,” said Reber, who… Read More

Student shares her story at Lancaster Bible College’s Spring Formal

Lancaster Bible College students honored several local non-profit organizations at their annual formal. CrossNet Ministries was highlighted among the group. Cathy Lupold, a former CrossNet Ministries student, expressed her story at the event. Below are the words that she shared. We are thankful for her testimony and willingness to share the impact CrossNet Ministries has played in her life. Thank you for partnering with us… Read More

Banquet Update 2017

Thank you to everyone who was able to attend our Annual Banquet on Tuesday, March 28th. Over 1,000 guests joined us at Shady Maple to celebrate CrossNet Ministries and hear stories of life-change! We laughed along with Gordon Douglas and heard updates from Executive Director, Meredith Dahl. Thank you to all of our sponsors and guests who made it a special evening. If you were… Read More

Power Packs

Power Pack Project seeks volunteers and participants

Power Pack Project (PPP) is designed to improve the mental and physical health of children in the program by building resources for parents with nutritious meals over the weekends when the school breakfast and lunch programs are unavailable. The PPP recognizes the vital role that nutrition plays in the ability of children to learn in school. Every Thursday afternoon, participating families receive a recipe and… Read More

Gordon Douglas

2017 Annual Banquet: Tuesday, March 28th

CrossNet Ministries Annual Banquet will be held at Shady Maple Banquet Center on Tuesday, March 28 2017. Join us for an evening of celebration with stories, ministry updates and guest speaker, Gordon Douglas. Gordon is a comedian who loves to laugh. Gordon weaves life lessons into his programs of things he’s learned in the ordinary and often painful events in his life. Download Banquet Invitation… Read More