REGISTER TO SERVE BY EMAILING:
WITH THE DATES & PROJECTS YOU ARE COMMITTING TO
You will recieve a reply with information about your Serve the City opportunity
You may serve at one of the following serving opportunities per month.
9am to Noon the first Saturdays of August, September and October.
1. Dream Centers of Colorado Springs: Mary's Home Work Day
Dream Centers works to provide health and hope to people who are working to rebuild their dreams. This is done through a free medical clinic for uninsured or underinsured women, a home for homeless single mothers and their children and a home for foster children who “age out” of the system and are left with no place to go. With this serving opportunity, we will be spending the morning doing work projects in and around Mary's Home in final preparation for new residents.
2. Dream Centers of Colorado Springs: Adopt a Block with Mary's Home
We have committed to serving the neighborhood surrounding Mary's home, a renovated apartment complex for formerly homeless single mothers and their children. With this serving opportunity we will be walking around the neighborhood knocking on doors offering food and prayer to families.
3. Queen Palmer Elementary School
Queen Palmer Elementary is a school in the Knob Hill Area just minutes from downtown. 90% of the children who attend this school come from both single parent families and are in government-assisted breakfast and lunch programs. With this serving opportunity we will be doing physical labor that the school cannot normally afford to do. Jobs may include landscaping, cleaning and painting.
4. Interfaith Hospitality Network
Interfaith Hospitality Network brings the faith community together to help families in homeless situations by offering food and shelter in local faith congregations. During the day, families come to the IHN Day Center to receive case management services, job search resources, and an opportunity to work toward independence, affordable housing, and stability for their children. With this serving opportunity we will be working at the Day Center by cleaning, landscaping, painting and helping to make IHN a clean and dignified place for these families.
5. Palmer High School
Each week we gather to worship in the city's oldest high school. Join us we serve district 11 by helping with help with projects the school may not be able to do on their own. With this serving opportunity we will be working beautification and work projects inside and outside Palmer.
6. Springs Rescue Mission (September and October)
Springs Rescue Mission (SRM) has been helping in Colorado Springs and the Pikes Peak Region since 1996 to make a true difference in the lives of homeless, poor and struggling families by providing critically needed food, clothing, household supplies and services. With this serving opportunity we will be helping at Springs Rescue Mission by sorting clothing,organizing the warehouse and sprucing up their facilities in order to bless and beautify SRM for staff and clients.
For more information about these opportunities please email us at the mail tab below.