Join us for our 65th Anniversary Celebration called “Banquet-In-A-Bag”

The time has come! Our annual banquet is here and we’re excited to celebrate our 65th year of existence with you! Instead of doing away with this year’s event due to Covid-19, we’ve decided to bring the banquet from our home to yours. Enjoy a “banquet-in-a-bag” and watch online to celebrate with us!

How our anniversary will work:

1. You can join us live and watch our banquet on September 8th at 7pm.

We’ll be celebrating virtually this year and you can tune in on YouTube by clicking here at 7pm PST: link coming soon.

2. Enjoy your ordered Banquet-in-a-Bag (see instructions below):


We will be sending drivers to deliver between 5:30-6:30pm on Tuesday, September 8th. 

If you have any questions or you do not receive your bag, please call (559) 264-4714. 


Your “banquet-in-a-bag” is available for pick up between 5:00pm-6:30pm on Tuesday, September 8th. You will be picking up from the back door of  EVANGEL HOME (137 N. Yosemite, Fresno, CA 93701).

From the 180 freeway, take the Fulton/Van Ness exit and head south on Fulton for 0.2 miles. Turn right on Nevada. PASS Yosemite Ave and turn left into the alley just beyond it. This will take you to our back door and “take out” station. Look for the signs! See pictures below.

If you have any questions, please call (559) 264-4714.

3. Participate by giving to Evangel Home through our online registry.

Every year we count on our supporters and banquet-attendees to help us fulfill our call and mission. Because this year is virtual, we’re giving you a the fun opportunity to give through our online registry.

4. Show us how you “banqueted”.

Were you sitting in your backyard while participating in our virtual celebration? Hanging out in your lovely kitchen? Send us a picture of how you celebrated to We’d love to see it!

It’s that simple!

We can’t wait to celebrate our 65th anniversary with you. If you have any questions please email us at or give us a call at (559) 264-4714.

Frequently asked questions:

Q1: During this time of COVID-19, what kind of precautions are you taking? 

A1:  Your safety is important to us! From assembly to delivery, we are minimizing the amount of hands it passes through. Each volunteer will be washing their hands and will wear gloves and a mask while assembling or delivering. 

Q2: How do I watch the presentation?

A2: YouTube Live, click on the link on the website

Q3: What is for dinner?

A3: Hewitt’s Catering: Mediterranean Chicken, bulgar pilaf, Strawberry Spinach Salad and an Almond Toffee Tart for dessert. There is also a vegetarian option available upon request.

Q4: When will it be delivered?

A4: Between 5:30pm-6:30pm

Q5: Are there only pink masks or will you have other colors available?

A5: We’re glad you asked! There will be a limited number of black masks in the size of medium or large. 

Q6: Can I still watch if I don’t order a meal?

A6: Absolutely! We’d love for you to be a part of this night with us! 

Q7: Where do you deliver?

A7: Anywhere within the cities of Fresno and Clovis. People ordering from other locations will have to pickup their dinner as “takeout” from us.

Q8: How do I order multiple bags for multiple locations?

A8: On the checkout page where it asks for an address, list all the addresses numbered with 1., 2., 3. etc… For address one, click the appropriate boxes below. For all other addresses, in the box “Anything else we need to know?” list information for meals and masks like this example: “Home 2:  1 vegetarian, 1 chicken, 1 black medium, 1 pink large.” “Home 3: 2 chicken, 2 Pink Large”. Repeat for all addresses listed. 

Q9: Where do I pick up my order for takeout?

A9: Takeout is available and can be picked up between 5pm-6:30pm at Evangel Home. There will be signs up near Evangel Home to direct you when you arrive.” 

Q10: Will food need to be warmed up?

A10: It shouldn’t need to be warmed up, but just in case you would like your food warmer than it comes, your food will come in a microwavable container.