Stories of Service: Carmichael HART

How can leaders address the issue of homelessness in suburbs and communities that are located away from the city core where most homeless funding and resources are distributed? Elk Grove, Rancho Cordova, Citrus Heights, and Carmichael are finding solutions to this issue by forming HART groups. HART (Homeless Assistance Resource Teams) are community focused groups […]

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Stories of Service: Break Free Run 2016

Just last Saturday, about 2,500 people gathered at Lakeside Church in Folsom, CA to race against human trafficking in the annual Break Free Run. Break Free Run is an event of 3 Strands Global and it’s mission is to raise awareness about the issue of human trafficking and to raise funds to fuel the efforts […]

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Stories of Service: 2016 Back to School Celebration for Refugees

On August 13th, the Arab American Learning Center hosted a back to school celebration for refugee students and their families. This event was made possible by 10 different churches who partnered with the Arab American Learning Center to provide backpacks and school supplies for 425 refugee students. For many of these students, it is their […]

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Church at Elk Grove’s Weekend of Service 2016

The Church at Elk Grove, which is made up of many area churches, banned together to serve the Elk Grove Unified School District school campuses during a Weekend of Service on April 16th 2016. Projects included campus beautification of about 12 Elk Grove schools and tasks ranged from bark installation to library inventory and maintenance […]

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Easter Camp at Arden Manor

The following story has been written by Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd, a church in the Arden Arcade community that serves the neighborhood and schools of Arden Manor through Impact Outreach. Almost every time a child in Arden Manor is out of school—iMPACT Outreach is open for business. iMPACT is a ministry of The […]

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