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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Stories of Service: Share-A-Sole: New Shoes for Students in Need

The following Story of Service has been provided by Sun Grove Church in Elk Grove: In 2004, Sun Grove Church began donating fitting new shoes to benefit students in need in Elk Grove Unified School District. During the following 10 years, 5,500 students received a pair of new shoes. To celebrate the 10 year anniversary, […]

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Top 10 Stories of Service – Serve United

As the 2015 year comes to a close, we at Serve United are overwhelmed by the things we saw churches, non profits, civic entities, businesses and volunteers do to make communities stronger in the Sacramento region! We thought it would be fun to share “Top 10 Stories of Service” as a way to thank God […]

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Stories of Service: Day of Hope at Encina High School

Last Saturday, over 500 volunteers from 12 Arden Arcade churches came together to serve the families of the Arden Arcade community at an incredible event called Day of Hope at Encina High School. Day of Hope is a program that has been developed by non-profit E49 (see below). Over 1,500 individuals were served with free […]

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Stories of Service: Pacific Elementary Halloween Carnival BOSS

More than 2,000 people came out strong at Pacific Elementary School’s Harvest Festival. Sponsored by BOSS (Bayside Church of South Sacramento), the students and their families engaged in 17 carnival game booths, a fun photo booth, balloon artist and face painting. BOSS also served up hotdogs, chips and popcorn while a DJ encouraged some great […]

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Training and Encouragement from BeUndivided

I think you will agree with me that mobilizing churches to serve every public elementary, middle and high school in the Sacramento Region is a huge undertaking! But it can be possible with God and easier with help from friends. With the launch of Every School Partnership in the Sacramento region, Serve United/The ACTS Group […]

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Stories of Service: Carmichael Elementary Back to School BBQ

On Tuesday, August 11th, Crossroads Church in Carmichael partnered with Carmichael Elementary School to host a back-to-school BBQ for the children and their families. Members of Crossroads Church in Carmichael cooked meals, helped with registration at the event, and were able to interact with every family who came to celebrate and prepare for the upcoming […]

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Arab American Learning Center Back to School Night

On August 8th the Arab American Learning Center partnered with San Juan Unified School District and volunteers from several area churches to host a Back to School Night for refugee families. Hundreds of Arabic students were invited to attend the event held at Arcade Church. Each student who came received a backpack with school supplies, […]

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