life group "serve" opportunities

"Feed the hungry, and help those in trouble. Then your light will shine out from the darkness, and the darkness around you will be as bright as noon" Isaiah 58:10


To make a selection for your Life Group Serve project, email Jennifer Butts at robjenbutts@gmail.com.

Once your selection has been confirmed, that service time will be marked as CLOSED. 

All submissions should be in at least two weeks before the event and no later than October 1st. 

  • kings nursing and REHABILITATION

    fall carnival

    Enjoy an afternoon with the residents playing games and serving food.


    CLOSED - Barba/Pever-Fukano

    September 21, 2018

    2:30 PM - 5:00 PM

     

    I want to serve here!


    missioncg.com/


  • CROSSROADS PREGNANCY center

    Walk for Life

    Setup and assist with their annual Walk for Life.

    Contact Jennifer Butts to serve or for more details


    OPEN

    September 22, 2018

    8:00 AM - 11:00 AM

    *time may adjust slightly


    I want to serve here!


    The mission of Crossroads Pregnancy Center is to share the love of Christ in word and deed with anyone experiencing an unplanned pregnancy, post abortion syndrome or lifestyle distress.

    http://www.childrensstorybookgarden.org/about-us.us.html

  • kings art center

    Gala Clean up

    Assist staff and volunteers with clean up after their annual Gala fundraising event.


    CLOSED - Holden/Thomas

    September 23, 2018

    11:15 AM - 1:00 PM


    I want to serve here!


    Our Mission

    To enhance the lives of Kings County residents and friends by providing a center to experience the visual arts.

    kingsartcenter.org/index.html


  • Habitat for humanity & Restore

    furniture assembly

    Volunteers will help to assemble furniture, clean, dust etc. 


    OPEN

    October 1, 2018

    10:00 AM - 1:00 PM


    I want to serve here!


    The ReStore, run by Habitat for Humanity of Tulare/Kings Counties, is a building materials thrift store that sells donated materials and supplies at a discounted price. The ReStore receives its items through donations made by retailers with discontinued merchandise, builders with unneeded material, and community members.

    https://www.hfhtkc.org/restore/


  • Kings gospel Thrift

    organization project

    Organize and assist volunteers and employees with donations in preparation for resale.


    OPEN

    October 6, 2018

    9:00 AM - 12:00 PM


    CLOSED - Duyst/Wintz

    November 3, 2018

    9:00 AM - 12:00 PM


       I want to serve here!


    Kings Gospel Mission Thrift is the newest resale store in Kings County supporting the Kings Gospel Mission, Kings County's first homeless rescue mission.

    http://kingsgospelmission.org/


  • kings gospel mission

    DINNER WITH THE RESIDENTS

    Kings Gospel Mission believes that homelessness is a problem of broken relationships with God, society and self.  By partnering with this group you will have an opportunity to fellowship with resident participants, staff and men from the community by providing a fully prepared meal that serves 35-40 people.  There are two opportunities to serve.  


    OPEN

    October 13, 2018

    5:30 PM to 8:00 PM

    *date may have some flexibility, but must be confirmed by 9/30/2018


      I want to serve here!

    Mission Statement:

    "Kings Gospel Mission aspires to Glorify God by seeing lives transformed by the redemptive power of Christ"

    http://kingsgospelmission.org


  • VALLEY CHRISTIAN HOME

    ACTIVITY DAY WITH THE RESIDENTS

    Enjoy an evening of games with the residents such as Mexican Train. 


    CLOSED - de Jong / Woodhouse

    October 16, 2018

    6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

    I want to serve here!


    *Do you know how to play bridge? Think you'd like to teach the residents how to play too? If so, please hop on board with this serve project.

    www.valleychristianhome.com/home/2606613


  • Kings food pantry

    Food Prep & Distribution

    Help bag and provide food to the  residents of Kings County. 


    CLOSED - Pickering/Kootstra

    October 19, 2018

    8:30 AM - 11:30 AM


      I want to serve here!


    Regular Pantry Hours: 

    Wednesday and Friday 9:00am - 2:00pm

    Closed for lunch: 11:30am-12:30pm


  • KINGS Players

    organization project

    Help staff and volunteers organize and inventory theater props before their upcoming shows.


    OPEN

    October 20, 2018

    8:30 AM - 12:00 PM


       I want to serve here!


    The Kings Players proudly presents theatrical presentations at the Temple Theater in Hanford, CA.

    kingsplayers.net/


  • HANNAH'S HOUSE

    DInner, Devotion, and FELLOWSHIP with the residents

    Prepare or cater a meal for the residents and spend some time in prayer and devotion.   


    CLOSED - Butts/Koelewyn

    October 24, 2018

    5:00 PM - 7:00 PM


       I want to serve here!


    Hannah's House provides transitional housing, prenatal care, and inpatient substance abuse treatment for women.

    www.championsrecoveryprograms.org/residential-programs/


  • CHILDREN'S STORYBOOK GARDEN AND MUSEUM

    Family fun run fundraiser

    Setup and assist with their first ever Family Run. 

    Contact Jennifer Butts to serve or for more details


    CLOSED - Carpenter/Mackey

    October 27, 2018

    9:00 AM

    *time may adjust slightly


    I want to serve here!


    Children's Storybook Garden and Museum Mission Statement:

    "To strengthen the communities and families of Kings County and beyond through unique hands-on educational programs which promote and develop interest in healthy eating and fitness, gardening, farm history, literacy, nature studies and the arts.

    http://www.childrensstorybookgarden.org/about-us.us.html



  • Kings fairgrounds

    Beautification project

    Help our local county fairgrounds by painting benches, spreading bark and more.


    Bring some gloves and tools if you've got them.


    CLOSED - Valdez/Kootstra

    October 27, 2018

    9:00 AM

    *time may adjust slightly


     I want to serve here!


    https://www.thekingsfair.com/