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FaithWork

+-Overview

FaithWork offers a variety of pre-planned serving opportunities for individuals, families and small groups typically on the first and third Saturdays of the month from 9 am - 1 pm. FaithWork is a meaningful way to participate in serving God by serving others and only requires your time and a desire to serve. For questions, contact Dee.Dickey@cor.org.

+-Calendar

The 2016 FaithWork serving dates are; January 18th MLK Serve Day, February 20th, March 5th, April 2nd & 16th, May 7th, June 4th, July 16th, August 6th & 20th, Sept 17th, October 1st & 15th, November 5th & 19th, Dec. 3rd & 17th




May 7 2016 -
8:45am to 1:00pm

FaithWork May 7, 2016

For all opportunities, please arrive at the Leawood campus Narthex and check in between 8:45am & 9am. Onsite serving opportunities are usually completed around 11:30am; community serving opportunities usually last until 1pm.

*Featured Opportunity! Avenue of Life Read and play with young children while their parents attend classes at Avenue of Life. Volunteers will also sort/clean toys and prepare a light lunch to share with the kids. Suitable for adults and youth 12 years and older accompanied by an adult. 10 volunteers needed. (500 N 7th St Trfy, Kansas City, KS 66101) Reserve here

Kansas City Rescue Mission Cook and Serve a simple meal for about 60 persons who are homeless. Suitable for adults and youth 12 years and older accompanied by an adult. Six volunteers needed. (1520 Cherry St. KCMO)  Reserve here

The Heritage of Overland Park Baking cookies with dementia residents and playing board games. Family friendly suitable for children of all ages accompanied by an adult. Fifteen adult volunteer spots are available, you do not have to preregister children under twelve. (10101 W 127th Street OPKS) Reserve here

Grace United Community Ministries Soup Kitchen Cook and serve a meal for 75. Family friendly suitable for adults and youth 12 years and older accompanied by an adult. Ten volunteers needed. (801 Benton Blvd KCMO) Reserve here

My Father's House Help assemble Kitchen Kits, Cleaning Supplies, Buckets, load furniture and/or other fun and meaningful activities that offer a 'hand up' to those who are in need of household furnishings. Lunch is provided. Suitable for adults and children 8 and older accompanied by an adult. Twenty five volunteers are needed. (2100 Manchester Tfwy, KCMO) Reserve here

Assemble Meal for GRT Assemble a simple lunch at the church, to be delivered to the Gentlemen of the Round Table. Four volunteer spots available, one adult/family needed to deliver meal to KCMO when the lunches are packed.  Family friendly suitable for all ages 5 years and older accompanied by an adult . Reserve here

Make Mats for the Homeless Make mats out of recycled plastic bags. Family friendly suitable for adults and children 5 years and older accompanied by an adult. Fifty volunteer spots are available. Reserve here

Learn to Crochet Plarn (plastic yarn). Learn how to crochet recycled plastic bags into mats for persons who are experiencing homelessness. You can learn this skill and make even mats at home. Suitable for adults and children 5 years and older accompanied by an adult. No reservation required.

Knitters for Those in Need No supplies necessary, no skills required. Everything you need will be provided. Make caps for newborns, prayer shawls, etc. (The Spring Coffee Shop) No reservation required.

Sponsored by: 
FaithWork
May 17 2016 -
6:30pm to 8:00pm

FaithWork Tuesdays

SERVE OPPORTUNITIES FOR CHILDREN AND ADULTS 
Join us on the one Tuesday each month as we explore serving opportunities in our local mission ministries. Location, time and age limits vary: please check carefully. 

Questions? Contact Dee Dickey | dee.dickey@cor.org | 913-232-4166 

5/17/16 – Local Summer Serving

Looking for a way to get your kids serving this summer? For a way to discover Kansas City during a staycation? For a way to meet others while making an impact in God's Kingdom right here at home? We'll be offering bucket loads of ideas in this interactive serving session. Family-friendly for ages 8+ accompanied by an adult. 

• Tuesday 5/17 | 6:30-8:00pm 
• Location: Room B221 | Building B

• Ages 7 and under: Childcare is available for this event. 
• No registration required. Though, if you need childcare, please let Childcare know by emailing them at childcare@cor.org.  

6/21/16 – School Supply & Uniform Drive

Each fall we provide complete back-to-school kits for 1,400 students in our urban partner schools. Help prep the bags for this popular drive at the Resurrection Mission Center. Family-friendly for ages 5+ accompanied by an adult.

• Tuesday 6/21 | 6:30-8:00pm 
• Location: Resurrection Mission Center, 15455 Metcalf, Suite D. See driving directions included.
• Ages 4 and under: Childcare is unavailable for this event 
• No registration required.

Sponsored by: 
Grow Night
Jun 21 2016 -
6:30pm to 8:00pm

FaithWork Tuesdays

SERVE OPPORTUNITIES FOR CHILDREN AND ADULTS 
Join us on the one Tuesday each month as we explore serving opportunities in our local mission ministries. Location, time and age limits vary: please check carefully. 

Questions? Contact Dee Dickey | dee.dickey@cor.org | 913-232-4166 

6/21/16 – School Supply & Uniform Drive

Each fall we provide complete back-to-school kits for 1,400 students in our urban partner schools. Help prep the bags for this popular drive at the Resurrection Mission Center. Family-friendly for ages 5+ accompanied by an adult.

• Tuesday 6/21 | 6:30-8:00pm 
• Location: Resurrection Mission Center, 15455 Metcalf, Suite D. See driving directions included.
• Ages 4 and under: Childcare is unavailable for this event 
• No registration required.

Sponsored by: 
Grow Night

+-Contact us

+-What will I do?

There are a variety of opportunities to serve that typically last between two and four hours. You can choose one that takes place on the church campus or beyond the church walls in the Greater Kansas City community.  *Please wear comfortable and modest clothing that is appropriate to the serving environment you will be working in. 

+-How do I sign up?

Click on the "Reserve Here" links found by using the "Calendar" tab.  You are welcome to just show up but registration is recommended to ensure your spot for a specific serving opportunity. Contact Dee Dickey if you need assistance registering your group.

+-FaithWork FAQ

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