Outreach Opportunities

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This I Can Do – No sign up needed.

Angel Tree – A Christmas ministry where parishioners buy gifts for families/individuals in need.
Contact Mary Whitehouse: marylwhitehouse3@verizon.net

Buffalow Food Pantry– A year-round ministry where parishioners can donate food by placing it in the basket in the Narthex.
Contact Maryellen Remich: 757-577-6576 / jmremich@gmail.com

Children Health Investment Program – CHIP provides services for children and expectant mothers focusing on health improvement, school readiness, and self-sufficiency. We help with a spring baby shower.
Contact Debbie Gunderson: 757-421-7076 / debgunderson3@gmail.com

Treakle Elementary – Is a Partner School. Each Fall, parishioners provide school supplies/items.
Contact Rebecca Young: 757-560-0184 / rebecca.b.young4@gmail.com
Mary Whitehouse: marylwhitehouse3@verizon.net

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Chesapeake Area Shelter Team (CAST) – For Thanksgiving week once a year, STEC houses homeless individuals. This requires donations of food, clothing, and more. Also needed are bus riders to supervise during the bus rides, volunteers to prepare meals, serve food, chaperone overnight guests at the church, and help clean-up the church in the morning.
Contact Lenore Whitehurst: 757-548-4329 / lwhitehurst3@cox.net 

Red Cross Blood Drive – A blood drive is held once a month. Donate blood at RedCross.org or help with registration and hospitality. Sign up online.
Contact Ken Sumner:757-651-3370 / klsumner@verizon.net or
Henry Bramman: 1-816-510-0790 / hbramman@gmail.com

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Chesapeake Care Clinic – The Chesapeake Care Clinic provides medical and dental care to the low-income and underinsured. Medical providers, particularly Spanish speaking, volunteering 4 hours a month, day or evenings, are needed. Administrative volunteers are also needed. Sign up online.
Contact Maryellen Remich: 757-577-6576 / jmremich@gmail.com

LGBT Life Center Cook-in – Parishioners donate food and volunteers prepare 100 meals each month in the church kitchen and holiday meals for anyone in need. Sign up online.
Contact Jackie Ruth: 1-727-457-9211 / jacqs070@gmail.com

Meals on Wheels – Volunteers spend 2-3 midday hours a month, on the 4th and 5th Thursday, bringing meals to elderly/disabled recipients in Chesapeake. Sign up online.
Contact Karen McClenon: 757-646-0818 / karenfranza@gmail.com