Stories of Service: Free Health and Wellness Fair in Folsom

On Saturday, April 18th Disciples Church in Folsom organized a free health and wellness fair for individuals and families in the Folsom community who may have difficulty receiving access to many services. The following is their update: We had 24 Health Care Professionals ranging from MD’s to Chiropractors and from Dietitians to Organic Farmers represented giving away […]

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Stories of Service: Refugee Simulation

World Relief Sacramento put on its first refugee simulation on Saturday, April 28th. The attendance allowed for participants to be arranged into 4 families, each with a story of a real refugee family but with different names. Participants stepped into the shoes of that family they were assigned, given 20 minutes to memorize “their story”, […]

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Stories of Service: FUMC Country Fair

On Saturday April 25th, Faith United Methodist Church in Yuba City hosted a Country Fair for friends and neighbors in the community. Fifty volunteers came together to treat over 250 guests to the 25 activities they had available. FUMC also had some teens volunteer from the local high school who wanted to earn community service […]

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Stories of Service: Reimagine Mack Road

On Saturday April 25th, 286 volunteers from various entities including 3 churches got together to Reimagine Mack Road. The volunteers tackled several projects along the Mack Road Corridor including weeding, landscaping, building compost and garden beds, painting fences, trenching and putting in pipelines as well as striping the parking lot at the new Mack Road […]

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Stories of Service: Elk Grove’s Gone Serving

On Saturday April 25th-26th, 337 volunteers from 10 different Elk Grove churches participated in 12 different service projects in the Elk Grove area, resulting in a total of 1,583 service hours. This annual event, called Elk Grove’s Gone Serving, encourages churches to serve together for the purpose of unity and making a difference in their […]

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Stories of Service: Give Love Campaign

This spring, Vintage Grace of El Dorado Hills launched the Give Love Campaign, an opportunity to reach out to children in El Dorado County as they are placed in foster care. Children are often taken from their living situations on short notice and many times go with nothing other than the clothes on their backs. Through Give Love, Vintage […]

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Stories of Service: Arden Arcade Neighborhood Clean up

On April 18th, members of several churches in the Arden Arcade area partnered with CCAN to beautify and clean up the neighborhoods along Marconi, Watt and Whitney streets in an Arden Arcade neighborhood clean up. Many volunteers gave up their Saturday morning to make their neighborhood a better place to live! Members of Cornerstone Community […]

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Stories of Service: iCare Davis

About 500 volunteers from 8 churches in Davis spread out all over Yolo County to serve in almost 30 projects in the region’s 4th annual iCare Davis event. Projects included gardening and landscaping at local schools and parks, light construction at area non-profits, helping elderly individuals with house projects at a mobile home part, throwing […]

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