Second Helpings, a long-time partner of Resurrection and RLC’s Friday Community Meals, is looking for volunteers and pasta donations. Learn how you can become a volunteer and how you can donate pasta during November.
For 2020, there are two ways to choose gift tags from RLC’s Sharing Wreath for much needed items for Perry Township families: Select tags from our physical wreath in the church narthex, or use our virtual wreath to make your selections! Wrap and drop off the item(s) you select by Monday, Dec. 14.
Looking for ways to serve our local community during COVID-19? This page will be routinely updated as new opportunities become available.
Resurrection and Greater Indy Habitat for Humanity are partnering again to help a local family build a safe, affordable home on Saturday, Nov. 7. All training, materials, safety equipment, lunch, and water will be provided. Sign-up to save your spot by Saturday, Oct. 24.
RLC is hosting a Pack Away Hunger packing event in Resurrection Hall on Sunday, Nov. 8, 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Sign-up by Friday, Nov. 6 to help Pack Away Hunger and RLC’s Weekender Backpack Ministry pack Nutri-Plenty meals. There are 16 total volunteer spots available, open to any age.
The next congregation-wide packing event is Wednesday, Nov. 11 at 6 p.m. in Resurrection Hall. Our goal is to pack 1,800 bags to get kids through Christmas break! Help the team cover longer holiday breaks by purchasing items from the team’s Amazon wishlist.
Sign-up by Thursday, Oct. 8 to help provide a meal for Midwest Food Bank on Thursday, Oct. 15. Volunteers are needed to provide food (lasagna, salad, bread, and cookies) which can be delivered to Midwest Food Bank on Thursday, Oct. 15 between 10-10:30 a.m.
Resurrection Lutheran Church has established a special fund called Caring for Our Neighbors to address the needs in our community due to COVID-19. This effort is in addition to our ongoing food ministry.
After Resurrection’s Weekender food ministry was abruptly put on hold due to COVID-19, we were able to supplement food supplies by packing and delivering the remaining Weekender food inventory to be given to families in need on Thursday, April 30 and Friday, May 1.
Second Helpings provides meals to thousands of our neighbors in need each day, and that need is growing due to the impact of COVID-19. Second Helpings needs people to join their on-call volunteer waitlist. Get details and signup.