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Dinner for Homeless Families at Door of Hope

WHEN Tuesday, August 29, 5:30-7:30PM
WHERE Door of Hope, 669 N. Los Robles, Pasadena 91101
WHAT Bring and eat dinner with families from Door of Hope, a family homeless shelter. Then play with the kids on the playground after dinner. You’ll see and hear stories of God’s grace as you interact with the families who live there. Families with kids of any age. This is a great way for kids to interact with and serve the families of Door of Hope!
WHO All ages.
WHAT TO BRING
  • Drinks for 40 people (milk, juice, water)
  • Dessert for 40 people
MORE INFO Megan Katerjian, Interim Associate Pastor for Outreach

Baby Shower for Pregnant Women in Crisis at Elizabeth House

WHEN Thursday, August 31, 6:00-8:00PM
WHERE Elizabeth House: 760 Santa Barbara St., Pasadena
WHAT Join a group of women to shower two moms-to-be with gifts and blessings at this home for pregnant women in crisis.
WHO Women and children of any age.
WHAT TO BRING
  • Purchase a gift on Target registry. Contact Kristen at alumni@elizabethhouse.net or (626) 577-4434 for registration information.
  • Provide a Target gift card.
  • Food: tray of fruit, plate of cookies, veggie tray, drinks
  • Used items: bring gently used baby clothes, toys, swings, strollers, new diapers, etc. to Elizabeth House on the date of the shower. These items will be used for all the women at the house.
MORE INFO Megan Katerjian, Interim Associate Pastor for Outreach

Dinner for Homeless Families at Door of Hope

WHEN Wednesday, September 13, 5:30-7:30PM
WHERE Door of Hope, 669 N. Los Robles, Pasadena 91101
WHAT Bring and eat dinner with families from Door of Hope, a family homeless shelter. Then play with the kids on the playground after dinner. You’ll see and hear stories of God’s grace as you interact with the families who live there. Families with kids of any age. This is a great way for kids to interact with and serve the families of Door of Hope!
WHO All ages.
WHAT TO BRING
  • Drinks for 40 people (milk, juice, water)
  • Dessert for 40 people
MORE INFO Megan Katerjian, Interim Associate Pastor for Outreach

Lunch & Healthy Eating Workshop at Walter Hoving Home

WHEN Friday, September 29, 11:30AM-2:00PM
WHERE Walter Hoving Home, 127 S. El Molino Ave., Pasadena
WHAT Join the women of LCPC for lunch at Walter Hoving Home, followed by a presentation on healthy eating choices by a Christian nutritionist. You’ll have the opportunity to interact with the residents and hear their stories of recovery and God’s grace over lunch, and the nutritionist’s presentation will be as much a treat for you as it will be for the women there. You can also get a tour of the Home from 2:30-2:45 after the presentation.
WHO Women of all ages.
WHAT TO BRING
  • Pre-cut fruit
  • Wholesome loaf of bread
MORE INFO Denise Johnson

 Dinner for Homeless Families at Door of Hope

WHEN Monday, October 9, 5:30-7:30PM
WHERE Door of Hope, 669 N. Los Robles, Pasadena 91101
WHAT Bring and eat dinner with families from Door of Hope, a family homeless shelter. Then play with the kids on the playground after dinner. You’ll see and hear stories of God’s grace as you interact with the families who live there. Families with kids of any age. This is a great way for kids to interact with and serve the families of Door of Hope!
WHO All ages.
WHAT TO BRING
  • Drinks for 40 people (milk, juice, water)
  • Dessert for 40 people
MORE INFO Megan Katerjian, Interim Associate Pastor for Outreach

 Pumpkin Carving Party at Harambee

WHEN Thursday, October 26, 5:30-8:00PM
WHERE Harambee, 1581 Navarro Ave, Pasadena 91103
WHAT Bring some Halloween fun to Harambee by teaching kids how to carve or paint pumpkins, then eat dinner and play games with them. This will be a great time to interact with students through crafts and get to know about Harambee’s ministry to educate and empower at-risk youth in northwest Pasadena. We’ll bring dinner, dessert, carving and painting supplies, and a bounce house.
WHO Fun for the whole family! Your kids can carve pumpkins too, so it’s a great event for everyone. BUT if you plan to carve there, please “BYOP” (Bring Your Own Pumpkin – AND carving tools).
WHAT TO BRING (optional)
  • Cookies
  • Drinks
  • Veggie tray
  • Halloween candy
MORE INFO Megan Katerjian, Interim Associate Pastor for Outreach

Dinner for Homeless Families at Door of Hope

WHEN Monday, November 13, 5:30-7:30PM
WHERE Door of Hope, 669 N. Los Robles, Pasadena 91101
WHAT Bring and eat dinner with families from Door of Hope, a family homeless shelter. Then play with the kids on the playground after dinner. You’ll see and hear stories of God’s grace as you interact with the families who live there. Families with kids of any age. This is a great way for kids to interact with and serve the families of Door of Hope!
WHO All ages.
WHAT TO BRING
  • Drinks for 40 people (milk, juice, water)
  • Dessert for 40 people
MORE INFO Megan Katerjian, Interim Associate Pastor for Outreach

Make and Serve Dinner for Homeless with Brothers’ Helpers

WHEN Any Wednesday
    ♦ 2:45-5:30PM to cook and prepare food
    ♦ 5:30-6:30PM to package the food
    ♦ 6:30PM to go downtown to serve (returning by 8:15PM)
WHERE LCPC Fellowship Hall (you can carpool if going downtown)
WHAT Every Wednesday, we cook 300-400 dinners for homeless men and women, and then a team delivers the food downtown. Join us – no experience necessary.
WHO Adults and children ages 8 and & up.
MORE INFO Loralee Swaner or (818) 957-1049

 Learn More About SERVEOpps

SERVEOpps are group service opportunities for 5-20 people that are family-friendly, last about 2-3 hours, and include spiritual preparation and reflection to help us follow Jesus as we serve together. Watch this video to get a glimpse of the many different opportunities!

One-on-One Service Opportunities

Lake Avenue Community Foundation: Mentors & Tutors Needed

Mentors Needed:  Do you want to make a lasting difference in the life of a young person?  Would you enjoy helping youth develop their God-given potential?  Do you have two hours a week to spend with a student?  Then you should seriously consider becoming a mentor with LACF.  We are here to train and support you in the journey!

Tutors Needed: Want to serve in the community?  Want to work with students?  Want to volunteer 1 hour per week?  STARS–an after school tutoring program–needs you to help students with homework, encourage and motivate them, and grow together as you meet on a weekly basis.

To sign up or ask questions contact Beth Winton, bethw@lakeave.org or (626) 817-4507 go to the website at www.lakeavefoundation.org.

Be a Tutor for PCC Student Veterans
We need math and chemistry tutors for student Veterans at Pasadena Community College. Contact Bill Goldmann, (818) 399-6911 if you are interested.

Donate items to one of our local outreach partners
Spring cleaning and wanting your items to go to a good cause? Many of our local outreach partners can benefit from your in-kind donations. Click here to find a home for your items.

 

CONTACT:
Rev. Megan Katerjian, Interim Associate Pastor for Outreach
T: (818) 790-6708, X 628