Local Outreach Opportunities
Join your Valley friends in serving central Connecticut residents who have physical, social and/or spiritual needs.
A BETTER CHOICE (ABC) WOMEN'S CENTER
The Center needs Bible study leaders, prayer partners and volunteer counselors. Training is provided. Contact Molly Hurtado.
Community Service Projects
Your Growth Group or Community can serve a variety of faith-based and secular groups trying to meet various social needs. Contact Howard Branch at 860.459.8103 for suggestions.
English as a Second Language Classes
This free instruction is led by a woman who had to learn English herself when she arrived in the U.S. about 10 years ago. Classes are held Tuesday nights from 6:30-7:45 p.m. during the school year. Dinner is offered starting at 5:15 p.m. and childcare and Kids' Clubs are available. Register online or just show up at class!
Volunteer to bring food items monthly -- or help organize and deliver collected food. Contact Lisa Holden at 860.738.4239.
HARTFORD CITY MISSION
"Noah After School" connects volunteer tutors with elementary school children weekly during the school year. Several other opportunities are available to make a difference in a child's life. For more information, contact Dave Ambrose at 860.246.0132.
Using materials from Alpha or Men's Fraternity, spend time with men who want to live for God both inside and outside prison walls. Contact Ron Evans at 860.693.4646 for more information.
Show the compassion of Jesus to those coming from Hatford from other countries by helping to set up residences, get a driver's license and find a job. Contact Suzanne Roen at 860.206.1995 for more information.
SOUTH PARK INN
Valley needs drivers to deliver food and servers to distribute it at the Inn. Bible study leaders also needed. A good opportunity for families or your Growth Group! Contact Mark and Alissa Pinnock at 860.651.4013.
Young men and women with substance abuse issues are given Christ-centered, Biblical direction to move away from that lifestyle. Contact Tony Lanza at 860.677.8680 to see how you can help.