People often turn to churches when they need help.
But where do the churches turn in tough economic times, when they sometimes spread themselves too thin trying to meet those needs? In the Sandusky area, church and social service leaders are turning to each other, hoping to accomplish more as a team.
The Collaborative Churches seminar, scheduled for 9 a.m. to noon Saturday at St. Stephen United Church of Christ, isdesigned to bring a variety of organizations together with the community's interests in mind. It represents an ongoing effort of the churches and community organizations to work together.