SERVICE & MISSION

Families Moving Forward

October 27 to November 3, 2019

Families Moving Forward Volunteer Opportunities Flyer

Elim will be hosting homeless families at Elim Center October 27 to November 3, 2019. Families Moving Forward is a program of the Beacon Interfaith Housing Collaborative.
 

Here’s how you can volunteer:

  • You may sign up HERE to Volunteer
  • You can call the church office at 763-537-8481 and leave your name and phone number.

Ways you can volunteer include:

  • Sunday, October 27 after church (1:00 – 3:00 p.m.) We need around 10 volunteers to set up the family sleeping rooms in the Sunday School rooms.
  • Sunday, October 27 from 4:00-6:00 p.m. We need volunteers to welcome the families and show them their rooms, and volunteers to serve dinner.
  • Sunday, October 27 overnight We need 2 people to serve as overnight hosts, sleeping at church in case there is an emergency and waking the families in the morning.

Monday through Saturday, October 28 – November 2 Each day we need around 6 people to greet guests, serve supper, and help with children’s activities. Each night we need 2 people to serve as overnight hosts, sleeping at church in case there is an emergency and waking the families in the morning. The overnight hosts sleep in separate areas with comfortable beds.

  • Saturday, November 2 We need 2-3 people to serve a warm breakfast from 7:00 to 9:00am.
  • Sunday, November 3, 7:00 to 9:00 a.m. We need around 10 people to disassemble the sleeping rooms before church.