Current project list

May 2017

  • MAY 20, 2017: Diaper Drive to stock area Crisis Pregnancy Center Diaper Banks.

Did you know your local pregnancy center may be facing a diaper shortage? Joy FM is sponsoring a Diaper Drive asking area churches to collect diapers during the month of May. Pinedale will have a bin available in the foyer beginning Sunday, May 7th to collect your donations of disposable diapers.  Volunteers are also needed to work the collection point on Saturday, May 20th at the Walmart location across from Pinedale. Sign-up here to work.

  • MAY 25, 2017:  A picnic honoring blind and disabled veterans will be held at Triad Park in Kernersville.

Volunteers need to be high school age and older. Sign up here to work.

  • ONGOING COLLECTION: Care Bear Giveaway

Pinedale will be collecting 12" Teddy Bears for the Forsyth County Sheriff's Department again this year. All of the bears collected are for their annual "Care Bear Give Away" to benefit Special Needs children. The bears will be given away at the Dixie Classic Fair this coming Fall. If you would like to donate bears towards this cause, you may drop them off in the designated box in the Church Office.

 

June 2017

  • JUNE 4-5, 2017:  First Responders Appreciation

Make goodie bags and take to local fire stations and 911 communications offices. No age limit. Groups will meet Sunday afternoon to pack the appreciation bags and will deliver a portion of them to various locations when packing is complete. Monday's group will meet at Pinedale at 6:45 pm and travel to Griffith Volunteer Fire Department to spend some time there. Should return to Pinedale no later than 8:00 pm. Sign-up here to work.

  • JUNE 13, 2017:  "LIB" Crash The Dash with Big Brothers/Big Sisters (Taking kids to the ballgame.)
  • JUNE 29-JULY 1, 2017:  Work Weekend at Mid-Atlantic Christian University.

The team will leave Pinedale after work on Thursday, June 29th to work on campus all day Friday and again on Saturday morning before returning to Pinedale Saturday afternoon. The team will stay in dorms on Thursday and Friday, have breakfast and lunch on campus and go out for evening meals. Some of the projects will include painting doors, power washing, window cleaning, painting columns, various housekeeping details, etc. Participants will need to pay $20 for meals at the dorms and bring money to eat while traveling and for evening meals. There will be a brief informational meeting on Sunday, June 4th, immediately following second service in Room 200. Sign-up here to work.

July 2017

  • Ronald McDonald House Cleaning and Meal Preparation

August 2017

  • Old Town Elementary School

Assisting teachers with their classrooms before school begins in the Fall, landscaping and painting.

September 2017

  • Prep for "Leave It Better" Sunday, October 8th

 

October 2017

  • OCTOBER 8, 2017:  "Leave It Better" Sunday Churchwide Event (Tentative project list)

The Outreach Program (Meal packing)

Crossroads "Help Build Hope" (Framing house)

Bethesda Block Party (Homeless shelter)

Ronald McDonald House (Cleaning and meal preparation)

Pinedale Senior Shut-In's outreach

Griffith Elementary (Cleaning and painting projects)

Salvation Army kettle painting

Forsyth Jail and Prison Ministries (Painting Chapel and Fellowship Hall)

Salem Terrace Assisted Living (Painting, landscaping, games with residents)

Rescue Mission (Serving lunch to residents)

Salvation Army Thrift Store (Sorting, cleaning, etc.)

Food Drive (Collecting, organizing food for delivery)

Community Garden

Prayer Stations

 

November 2017

  • NOVEMBER 13-19:  Operation Christmas Child Shoebox Collection
  • NOVEMBER 20:  OCC Load Night

 

December 2017

 

 

 

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