Stories of Service: ARCC

On Saturday May 23rd, 16 members of American River Community Church got to work prepping a house for paint for a family in Citrus Heights. They did yard work, repaired dry rot, caulked cracks and pressure washed the house. The project concluded on May 25th with the 1200 square foot house getting a brand new […]

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Stories of Service: Woodbridge Elementary Serve Day

On Saturday May 16th 2015, Impact Church in Roseville hosted a Serve Day at Woodbridge Elementary School. They assisted in blacking out and re-striping the playground for new school year, painting all of the trim, hand rails, retainer walls, benches and picnic tables. Impact Church has long term plans to partner with Woodbridge Elementary and […]

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Season of Service 2015 Celebration

Serve Sacramento had a great time celebrating the regions fourth Season of Service on May 22nd at a Rivercats Game! Representatives from the Elk Grove Food Bank, Twin Lakes Food Bank and Orangevale Food Bank came to collect food items as fans came into the ballpark. The Rivercats Chaplain and several players spoke to service […]

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Stories of Service: Free Health and Wellness Fair in Folsom

On Saturday, April 18th Disciples Church in Folsom organized a free health and wellness fair for individuals and families in the Folsom community who may have difficulty receiving access to many services. The following is their update: We had 24 Health Care Professionals ranging from MD’s to Chiropractors and from Dietitians to Organic Farmers represented giving away […]

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Stories of Service: Refugee Simulation

World Relief Sacramento put on its first refugee simulation on Saturday, April 28th. The attendance allowed for participants to be arranged into 4 families, each with a story of a real refugee family but with different names. Participants stepped into the shoes of that family they were assigned, given 20 minutes to memorize “their story”, […]

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Stories of Service: FUMC County Fair

On Saturday April 25th, Faith United Methodist Church in Yuba City hosted a Country Fair for friends and neighbors in the community. Fifty volunteers came together to treat over 250 guests to the 25 activities they had available. FUMC also had some teens volunteer from the local high school who wanted to earn community service […]

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Stories of Service: Reimagine Mack Road

On Saturday April 25th, 286 volunteers from various entities including 3 churches got together to Reimagine Mack Road. The volunteers tackled several projects along the Mack Road Corridor including weeding, landscaping, building compost and garden beds, painting fences, trenching and putting in pipelines as well as striping the parking lot at the new Mack Road […]

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Stories of Service: Elk Grove’s Gone Serving

On Saturday April 25th-26th, 337 volunteers from 10 different Elk Grove churches participated in 12 different service projects in the Elk Grove area, resulting in a total of 1,583 service hours. This annual event, called Elk Grove’s Gone Serving, encourages churches to serve together for the purpose of unity and making a difference in their […]

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Stories of Service: Triumph Preschool Serve Day

On Saturday, April 18th members of Restoration Life Church partnered with staff and volunteers of Triumph Preschool in Oak Park to renovate and beautify the inside and outside of the preschool campus so the children can enjoy a better place to learn and play. Thank you to everyone who took part in making Triumph Preschool […]

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Stories of Service: Give Love Campaign

This spring, Vintage Grace of El Dorado Hills launched the Give Love Campaign, an opportunity to reach out to children in El Dorado County as they are placed in foster care. Children are often taken from their living situations on short notice and many times go with nothing other than the clothes on their backs. Through Give Love, Vintage […]

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