Busy Hands and Hearts for Mission
WOOTEN CIRCLE OF FRIENDS - a source of community support for Wooten Elementary School through mentoring, classroom coaching, story reading, and special projects. Call 451-1741 for details.
THE RACHEL PROJECT is a community-wide effort to provide cloth bags stuffed with hand-made blankets, coloring books, and crayons to be placed in patrol cars and given to children who are victims of violence and family disturbances. Call 451-1741 for details.
BLUE SANTA - Toy Collection for Children
CHILDREN'S PROJECTS - Children get involved in "Noisy Collection" for Various Mission Projects. "Heifer Project" and "Nothing But Nets" are but two of their projects.
CROP WALK - Walk for World Hunger in the Austin Area and Around the World
FOOD PANTRY - St. Louis Food Pantry / CARITAS food drive
FRIENDSHIP COMMUNITY CENTER - Clothing Donations for Mothers and their Children in the Montopolis Area
HOMELESS - Quarterly Meals for the Homeless at FUMC; donations of clothing for the Austin Resource Center for the Homeless
IMAGINE NO MALARIA - Imagine No Malaria is the United Methodist church-wide effort to overcome malaria in Africa and eliminate deaths caused by this preventable disease—a goal world leaders hope to accomplish by 2015.
RELIEF FOR HAITI - The United Methodist Committee on Relief (UMCOR) is accepting donations for Haiti. One hundred percent of your donations goes toward relief; no administrative costs are taken out. You can't put your gift in a better place! http://new.gbgm-umc.org/umcor/
SOUTHSIDE COMMUNITY CENTER - Volunteer for one day of service (Located in San Marcos)