Warmth Packs for Micah Ministries

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Each Monday evening volunteers offer meals through the Micah Ministries at Independence Boulevard Christian Church. Many of those being served may be without adequate shelter or homes which becomes even more challenging in winter. Metro Missions Team will be collecting items and monetary donations for warmth packs to be shared for Christmas. Donations of water-proof winter …

100 Trees Planted in Northeast KC

Lara Schopp Metro Service, Serve, Serve Our Church

Church members gathered on Sat., Oct. 9 at Concourse Park to plant trees throughout the park and into the surrounding neighborhoods in the Northeast Kansas City as a service component marking our centennial celebration. Working with Heartland Tree Alliance (HTA), trees were planted in the park area, on street property and …

Looking for Service Opportunities?

Lara Schopp Metro Service, Serve, Serve Our Church

  Many of our partner organizations need volunteers who want to serve, but most of these organizations are not currently hosting large-scale service days due to the ongoing health concerns related to Covid 19 and its variants. If you are interested in service opportunities on an ad hoc basis, we …

Cookies/Brownies for Micah Ministry

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Country Club Christian Church provides the food at least once a month for the Monday evening Micah Ministry meals and we are in need of homemade desserts; cookies or brownies. Please package in individual servings (two medium cookies or one large brownie per zip lock) and bring to church weekdays 8:00 …

September Collection Connection

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Metro Mission is seeking donations of large pieces of fleece to be used by the sewing group to create lap blankets for Della Lambs Operation Holiday in the late fall.  Fleece donations need to be a minimum of 1 yard and bright cheerful patterns are desired.  Donations can be brought to the church …

August Collection Connection: School Supplies

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The Metro Mission Team is collecting school supplies for elementary aged children to benefit our partner organizations.  Markers, scissors, glue sticks, #2 pencils, spiral notebooks, backpacks, etc can be brought to church Monday-Friday 9- 5 at the east entrance or dropped off after hours in the collection bin at the east entrance.

Service Opportunities Expanding

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In person volunteer opportunities are expanding with our partner agencies and as people feel more comfortable serving in-person your help will be welcomed. Micah Ministry has volunteer spots available on Monday evenings, explore and sign up HERE. Cross-Lines of KCK offers a range of services throughout the week in the Argentine area of …

May Collection Connection

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The Metro Mission Team is asking for donations of toilet paper and paper towels for Della Lamb Community Services, one of our partner agencies in the northeast area of KC. Della serves the needs of more than 1,500 low income or vulnerable families through rent and utility assistance, food pantry and other emergency …

Grace at Work Partnership Day with reStart

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RESCHEDULED Saturday, May 22, 9:00 – 11:00 a.m. Make plans to come help reStart create a usable outdoor space for their clients. We will be helping landscape an outdoor space. Children 5 and older are welcome to help with their parents. Please RSVP HERE. Confirmation and details will be emailed to registered volunteers a …

April Collection Connection

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Household Supplies for The Grooming Project The Metro Mission team invites donations of toilet paper, paper towels, cleaning supplies, and kitchen size trash bags to support The Grooming Project. Donations may be brought to church between 8:30 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. to the east entrance, or left in the teal box …