The next Weekender Backpack Ministry packing event is Wednesday, Oct. 27, 6-7:15 p.m. in Rooms 5 and 6. New packers and all ages welcome! Donate 16 oz. jars of creamy peanut butter in preparation for winter break.
Help fill the shelves in the Resurrection Breadbox to support Hunger, Inc., a nearby pantry serving Perry Township and Beech Grove. Resurrection rotates donations from the Breadbox between Hunger, Inc. and Interchurch Food Pantry of Johnson County.
Help Afghan refugees at Camp Atterbury by donating much needed items. You can also contact Julie Jessee, firstname.lastname@example.org, to join the Resurrection Refugee Welcome Team.
Resurrection’s next workday with Habitat for Humanity is on Friday, Nov. 12, from 8:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. Register online by Sunday, Oct. 10. Help install siding and trim on this home located just north of downtown Indianapolis. Anyone 16+ years old can help. No experience is necessary. Lunch provided.
Thanks for donating items for the Afghan refugees resettling in Indianapolis. If you are interested in learning about a new team dedicated to welcoming refugees, visit the Refugee Welcome Team table at the Ministry Fair during Learning Hour on Sunday, Sept. 19.
Youth and adults ages 14+ are invited for a morning of service with NeighborLink Indianapolis on Saturday, Sept. 25 from 9 a.m. to noon. Volunteers will help with an exterior painting project on the near eastside of Indianapolis.
The first Weekender Backpack Ministry packing was on Wednesday, Aug. 18. Join us for our next packing event at Resurrection on Wednesday, Sep. 8 from 6-7:30 p.m. in the education hallway facing Perry Park.
Exodus Refugee Immigration in Indianapolis is preparing to welcome Afghan refugees eligible for Special Immigrant Visas. Resurrection can help Exodus prepare to welcome these refugees by donating new or gently used much-needed items by Tuesday, Aug. 31.
Thank you to member Jennifer Prickel for leading the Weekender Backpack Ministry team for the last four years! Learn about how you can help, and sign-up now to serve in many ways with Weekender packing.
Each year Resurrection’s Christ in the Community budget includes funds to support our partnership with Douglas MacArthur Kindergarten Academy. The funds were used to help DMKA classroom teachers purchase supplies for their students and to also purchase classroom furniture for local non-profit, Hope for Tomorrow, to use in their after-school second grade classroom.