Go MAD Day

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October 21, 2017

Go MAD Day is an Intergenerational Mission Blitz for ALL AGES (ages 4 and up) and offers participants the opportunity to serve locally while building community with others of all ages in our congregation.

A nursery is provided at the church for children of preregistered participants who are younger than 4 years old. REGISTER HERE FOR NURSERY

Our schedule for the day is as follows:


8:00 am Pick up breakfast, announcements, introductions & devotion (Fellowship Hall)
8:30 am Participants leave for sites
9:00-12:00 Mission projects & reflection at the sites

** Children 4 years of age-5th grade must register for a project with an adult. Youth in grades 6-12 may register independently for projects for which they meet the age requirement.

Projects: 

  • Church Fall Workday to include dusting, cleaning stairwells, yard work, polishing FH Parlor silver & fixing lunch for Habitat workers (jobs will be planned to meet the age of participants and the size of the volunteer group) REGISTER
  • Cookies Baking/Decorating Cookies & Delivering to Shut-ins FULL
  • Family Promise Headquarters - Yardwork, Painting, Organizing donations (6th grade & up) REGISTER
  • Ft Mill Care Center - Packing & Delivery of “God’s Bounty” food donations FULL
  • Habitat Workday (will last until at least 3pm) - (16 years old & up) Limit of 15 participants. REGISTER
  • Habitat Restore Truck Loading receiving donations from the community and loading them in the truck (9 am - 3 pm) (9th grade & up) Limit of 10 participants. REGISTER
  • Humane Society - cleaning or making pet toys & delivering (job will depend on age and interest of group) REGISTER
  • Love Inc in Charlotte – painting, yard work gutter cleaning (adult/child pairs welcome) REGISTER
  • Second Harvest Charlotte Warehouse - food sorting/packaging REGISTER
  • Sing/Craft Project at Nursing Homes REGISTER

Can’t make it Saturday morning? An additional opportunity on the evening of Oct 21:
Volunteer for the Children’s Attention Home “Deep in the Heart” Fundraiser at the Anne Springs Close Greenway Adventure Center Saturday, Oct 21in the late afternoon or evening. Must be 21 years old or older to volunteer. All signups for this project are directly through the Children’s Attention Home Sign-up Genius link, which gives additional information and available time slots. REGISTER WITH CHILDREN'S ATTENTION HOME

Thank you. Please let me know if you have any questions.