Local Volunteer Opportunities


LILY PAD HAVEN
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Looking for a local Mission Project for your Women’s, Men’s, or Youth Group? Come help us get our next home ready! There are a variety of ways you can get involved and help! Call or email to find out more! Lily Pad Haven is a nonprofit Ministry born out of a Missions Ministry in a Congregation within the Presbytery of Charlotte…come be a part of making a difference in the lives of our sisters in Christ!  Contact by Email: lilypadhaven@gmail.com or call 704.312.2011 for more information. Visit our website: www.lilypadhaven.org

If you would like to learn more about the work of Lily Pad Haven or would like someone to speak to your congregation, please contact us at
lilypadhaven@gmail.com.


 

Crisis Assistance Ministry is Mecklenburg County’s leading agency providing the working poor with emergency rent and utility assistance, clothing, household goods, and furniture. An independent non-profit agency, Crisis Assistance Ministry focuses on preventing homelessness and preserving dignity for Charlotte-Mecklenburg’s working poor–providing assistance with rent, utilities, clothing and furniture.

Volunteers perform one-third of the work at Crisis Assistance Ministry – from direct customer contact to clerical support to community drives and other group volunteer projects.  There are many ways in which individuals, families and groups of all ages and ability can be engaged as volunteers.  Please visit our website for current opportunities.


CROSS MISSIONS @ MYERS PARK PC – Cross lines that divide. Eliminate stereotypes. And share Christ’s love. Spend an Urban Plunge weekend or a City Serve week-long mission trip with CROSS Missions, a ministry of Myers Park Presbyterian growing together as disciples and loving those in need through the power of relational ministry. Our unique urban outreach ministry combines worship, education\reflection and service. Be transformed, returning home inspired to meet the needs of your community.

To register your group, contact CROSS Missions Director Joel Tomkinson at  JTomkinson@myersparkpres.orgVisit the CROSS website at: http://cross.myersparkpres.org Visit @crossmissions on Twitter and Instragram and on Facebook at CROSS Missions
Myers Park Presbyterian Church:  http://www.myersparkpres.org/


ExodusFoundation.org is asking all Presbyterians to help stop the flow of African-Americans to prison by becoming a mentor for 1 year. The time it takes to watch two footballs games, approximately 7 hours a month, is all that is needed to help a man or woman recharge their lives. Retirees are welcomed! Through the Red Sea Crossings Mentoring and Scholarship Program you can utilize your gifts to help someone overcome legal discrimination aptly called “The New Jim Crow” because it is legal to discriminate against people with records in housing, education, employment and voting. Call 704-947-9090 ext. 102 to speak with the Mentoring Program Coordinator Latonya Vaughner. Call us now please even if you need to wait for the next training. We have a waiting list of people iwho desperately want personal coaches. I’m not afraid of them and you don’t have to be either! These are God’s creatures.
“When all the prisoners of the land are crushed under foot, when human rights are perverted in the presence of the
Most High, does the Lord not see it?” Lamentations 3:34.

Madeline McClenney, Ph.D
President/Founder
Exodus Foundation.org
13016 Eastfield Road Suite 200-222
Huntersville, NC 28078
Phone: 704-947-9090
Email: exodus@exodusfoundation.org

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