Be the Love Service Opportunities

If you’ve been looking for an easy way to get connected and serve the community, look no further! Here is a list of current local outreach projects we have going on at Capital City Church Kingstowne. Whether you’re collecting non-perishable food items, serving meals at a homeless shelter, or delivering Easter baskets to kids that need a smile, it’s our mission to see the local community and those in it thrive.

FOCUS AREA: Homelessness
TEAM LEADER: Jessica Brown, nicole51af@yahoo.com
VISION:  Transforming lives through shelter, connection and care.

Service Opportunity #1: Employment and Education Resource Center (EERC) Assistant
When: 7 days a week; 9 am-12 pm, 3 pm-6 pm, and 6 pm-9 pm (additional time slot of 12 pm-3 pm available on weekends)
Where: Eleanor Kennedy Shelter,  Alexandria, VA
Tasks: Help the residents one-on-one by assisting them with job and housing searches, resume assistance, and mock interviews.
Commitment Required: Flexible, but once a week is preferable. Orientation required.

FOCUS AREA: Childhood Hunger
TEAM LEADER: Valerie Villegas and Mark Percosky, valeegrl.in.va@gmail.com
VISION: Partnering to fight hunger in our community.

Service Opportunity #1: Blessings in a Backpack (Groveton Elementary School)
When: Food collection (Sundays, ongoing); Food packing (Sundays, bi-weekly)
Where: Capital City Church KT
Tasks: Collect and pack food to be delivered to school children in Blessings in a Backpack program.
Commitment Required: One hour/bi-weekly

FOCUS AREA:  Women and Children in Crisis
TEAM LEADER: Holly Neyland, hollyneyland24@gmail.com
VISION: To guide, mentor, and help care for disenfranchised women and girls in the community.

No current opportunities but will be posting soon.

 

FOCUS AREA:  Prison and Families of Incarcerated Ministry
TEAM LEADER: Holly Neyland, hollyneyland24@gmail.com
VISION: To provide ministry and support to inmates and children with incarcerated parents, meanwhile connecting them with God.

Service Opportunity #1: Angel Tree Camping
When: Summer
Where: TBA
Tasks: Sponsor an Angel Tree child (whose parent/s are incarcerated) by helping their caregivers sign them up for an approved Christian summer camp; supply campers with basic camp necessities; organize a summer camp gift drive. 
Commitment Required: Varies

Service Opportunity #2: Inmate Bible study/Life Group/Prayer/Re-entry Support
When: TBA
Where: Fauquier and/or Prince William County Jail
Tasks: TBA
Commitment Required: TBA

FOCUS AREA:  Youth Mentoring

TEAM LEADER: Autumn Swain, bethelovekt@capcitychurch.com
VISION: Raising the next generation of community leaders.

Opportunities to come!