Outreach Opportunities

OPPORTUNITY PROJECT APPROPRIATE FOR WHICH AGE GROUPS AVAILABILITY REQUIREMENTS
CHURCH-WIDE
PIN Inc. Donation Drive Adults, Youth, Families Date/Time October 24th Assisting with drive, donating needed goods
SMALL GROUP
DONATIONS
Foodbank of Southeastern Virginia and the Eastern Shore Collect and deliver needed goods Adults, Youth, Families List will be provided – nonperishable foods, baby and hygeine products
Crisis Pregnancy Center Collect and deliver needed goods Adults, Youth, Families List will be provided – cash, formula, diapers
Samaritan House Collect and deliver needed goods Adults, Youth, Families List will be provided – food pantry items, household goods, cleaning supplies, clothing
Union Mission Collect and deliver needed goods Adults, Youth, Families List will be provided – includes: bus passes, clothing, linens, food, OTC medication
COMMUNITY APPRECIATION
Public Schools:Pending school openings Public Schools – Staff Appreciation dependent upon COVID-19 restrictions Adults, Youth, Families Provide gifts, food, or drinks to staff (teachers, custodians etc.) during school hours to show appreciation.
Public Schools:Pending school openings Public Schools – Staff Birthday Recognition Adults, Youth 11 and up Provide birthday cards with encouraging note for staff members
*Local Firehouses (Independent Project) Provide a meal for Firefighters and EMTs dependent upon COVID-19 restrictions Adults, Youth, Families As per local firehouse schedule Arrange with local firehouse to provide meal; spend time with the honorees; large thank you card; name tags
*Sentara Princess Anne Hospital; Princess Anne Health & Rehab Center Staff Appreciation dependent upon COVID-19 restrictions Adults, Youth, Families Gifts, food, cards, signs
SENIOR CARE
*Local Senior Residences (Independent Project) 1) Cards for residents
2) Staff appreciation dependent upon COVID-19 restrictions
Adults, Youth, Families 1) cards
2) Gifts, food, cards, signs
CREATE WELCOME KITS/ARRIVAL BAGS
Samaritan House Create Welcome Kits for families moving into permanent homes (for kitchen, bath and bedroom) Adults, Youth List will be provided
Samaritan House Create Arrival Bags for adults and children (toiletries, towels, games, books, etc) Adults, Youth, Families List will be provided
GIFT BASKETS/BAGS
Volunteers of America Assemble and deliver gift baskets for residents of group homes for developmentally disabled: 4 homes/16 residents Adults, Youth, Families Themed – Movie Night, Snacks, Spa, Holiday
Union Mission Decorate, assemble and deliver Christmas gift bag for male guests Adults, Youth, Families List will be provided – bus pass, wallet, $5 gift card, underwear, manicure set, candy
CAR WASHING
Samaritan House Car Washing – 10 vehicles Adults, Youth, Families Evenings, Weekends On premises of S.H. Administrative Offices; Only hoses provided
*CREATE YOUR OWN

Small Group is responsible for making all arrangements.