On Sunday, Aug. 25,It was a great weekend of connecting god and grace to self and community! 269 served on Saturday and Sunday with 45 working at Minnie’s Food Pantry on Saturday and 32 donating blood during the BloodCarter blood drive kick-off on Aug. 18!
Yard renovations for Plano couple:
Coloring place mats for Kairos Prison Ministry
Flower Power Patrol
Paper For water
Minnie’s Food Pantry
It was a great day … and just the beginning of connecting god and grace to self and community!
30 people assembled 7680 meal bags for Send Hope /Kids Against Hunger and helped provide nourishing meals for the people along the Moskito Coast in Honduras.
14 people volunteered at the Assistance Center to change out ceiling tiles, planting flowers and assemble hygiene kits for the homeless.
36 people in 15 teams delivered 50 cookie baskets to area businesses and first responders. A lot of folks keep our community going by working on Sunday, with many of the jobs being low paying. We let them know they are appreciated by dropping off a cookie tray and saying thanks!
35 people, including 29 workers, volunteered at the Love Where You Live Home Projects (April 27 ) helping those who can’t afford home repairs or do yard work.
30 Youth Choir and chaperons visited 2 nursing homes, sang to the residents and brought cookies to the nurses. They brightened the day of nursing home residents with joyous song at Heritage Manor for lunch then Collinwood.
29 people, including 20 confirmands, painted a town-home for Agape House. Agape House helps homeless women and children, many of whom have suffered domestic violence, achieve independence. Their houses are located in the East Plano area.
21 people assembled Teacher Stress Relief bags that were distributed to area schools letting area teachers know they are appreciated with things like snacks, stress balls and inspirational messages.
38 people volunteered to give blood giving the gift of life to 114 people.
18 people volunteered at the Second Chance SPCA, a shelter in downtown Plano with projects around the shelter and loving on animals!
35 people colored place-mats for the Kairos Prison Ministry.