Serve Blog

Volunteer to love on teen mothers and their children.

September 28, 2018

Are you interested in learning more about Grace’s Table, how to get involved, and what next steps you can take?  Join us at Grace’s Table on Thursday, October 11, 2018 from 6:00-8:00PM.    We will discuss what it means to walk alongside teen mothers and their children. A presentation and discussion […]

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Women at Risk – and Art Prize

August 27, 2018

S.O.A.P. is a project that involves wrapping bars of soap in labels that have the national human trafficking hotline (1-888-3737-888) printed on them. The labeled bars are distributed to local hotels to be placed in bathrooms, creating the opportunity for victims to seek necessary help. Along with these bars, posters of missing […]

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Degage Volunteer Needs

July 28, 2018

Breakfast Shift Monday, Wednesday, or Friday 8:15-10:15am  A low-cost breakfast is served in Dégagé’s dining room each morning. Volunteers assist by preparing the food, running the cash register, and serving the food. Hygiene Desk Tuesday or Thursday 8:00-11:30am The hygiene desk volunteer works with the Life Enrichment Center Floor Supervisor […]

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The Other Way – more options

June 13, 2018

Here a couple more opportunities for service – contact Megan if you are interested: [email protected]  616.454.4011 x5221 ESL Childcare We are excited to be offering ESL classes this summer. To make these classes accessible to the most people, we are offering childcare during each 2-hour class and we need your help! […]

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Servants Center – caring for the Homeless and the Poor

June 7, 2018

You can help in these ways: Office Volunteer – can you help for a few hours 1 day a week?  There is a mountain of paperwork, busy phones, filing, faxing, and a variety of tasks you could assist with. Transportation Volunteer – help clients get to appointments or the grocery […]

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The Other Way – Family Volunteer Opportunity

June 2, 2018

The Other Way serves a poor neighborhood on the west side of Grand Rapids.  They are a Christ-centered ministry reaching many with His love. Saturday, July 14 is an opportunity for your family to serve together – accomplishing various tasks around the buildings in the morning – and/or helping with […]

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Degage – latest volunteer needs

May 31, 2018

Current Volunteer Needs If you are interested – contact [email protected] Hygiene Desk Wednesday morning 8:00am-11:30am Wednesday afternoon 1:00pm-3:00pm Thursday afternoon (SUMMER) 1:00pm-3:00pm The hygiene desk volunteer works with the Life Enrichment Center Floor Supervisor to assist patrons utilizing our showers, laundry facilities, mail delivery, and lockers. Volunteers in this position will […]

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Heartside Gleaning Initiative

May 19, 2018

You can help on Saturdays to distribute food collected from the downtown Farmers Market to poor residents in the downtown area.  See more specific information below. Here is the link that includes all of the gleaning dates for 2018 and the sign up form:   Gleaning Instructions: We meet […]

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Refugee Care

May 6, 2018

Would you be interested in being on a Refugee Resettlement Team for the next family that God brings to us to serve?  You could serve in a role as: Team Lead (oversee team positions, coordinate different roles) Medical Coordinator (medical appointments, immunizations, communication with medical personnel, etc) Financial Coordinator (help […]

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Degage – helping the homeless

March 20, 2018

Degage needs volunteers to help make these outings & activities a success! Below is the current “Wish-list” of needs:  Volunteer Chaperones for Thursday outings (public museum, Griffin’s game & more. Dates TBA) Do you have a van that can help us transport patrons to events? Do you have a skill/talent […]

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