Outreach Division Charter &Current and Seedling Projects House of Prayer Lutheran Church Outreach Division - Serving with You!
Division Charter • Serve as HOP focal point for outreach to our neighborhood and community • Help select projects and approve outlay of funds for Outreach programs/projects • Organize fundraising activities to support outreach projects • Serve as HOP representatives for local community and global outreach organizations • Advertise outreach opportunities to HOP Congregation and organize and/or lead approved HOP outreach projects • Help enrich the lives of givers and receivers Outreach Division - Serving with You!
Ongoing and Current Projects • Fundraising for SHAPE • We successfully applied for and won (Oct 05) a Weyerhaeuser Corporation Grant • VEAP sponsorship • Monthly Food Drives • Thanksgiving meal contributions • Christmas gifts • Shoes for Kids • New tennis shoes for kids starting school in Fall 05 • Simpson Shelter • Feeding those in need several times each year. • Loaves and Fishes • Prepare and serve 3 times per year • Support for WIC • HOP Clinic in partnership with Bloomington Public Health • Provide financial support and volunteers for Habitat for Humanity • Support for Agora Ministry • Support for Greater Minneapolis Conference of Churches • Bloodmobile organization and sponsorship at HOP • Support for Meals on Wheels Outreach Division - Serving with You!
Seedling Programs • Parish Nurse Program • Reassessing Program • Determining current need to educate HOP and our community regarding wellness issues • RIPPLE – (Reach Individual People - Practice Love and Encouragement) • Education Scholarships and Grants (examples) • GED • Driver’s Education • Nursing Assistants • Community Wellness and Healing • Helping to identify frail seniors Outreach Division - Serving with You!
Interested in Helping? • I could help to prepare and serve a meal for Simpson Shelter or Loaves & Fishes • I could help with VEAP collections at HOP • I could donate $$ for meals • I could donate $$ for scholarships • I have an Idea for Outreach to consider • I could volunteer for the HOP WIC Clinic Contact any member of the Outreach Committee or… Outreach Division - Serving with You!
For more information contact Pastor Carlson email@example.com Or Steve Johnson firstname.lastname@example.org Outreach Division - Serving with You!