Thanksgiving Serving Opportunities

 

Fall Food Drive

Entire Month of November     

November is Perimeter's month to fill the shelves of our local coops so no child goes to bed hungry. We have an opportunity to love generously those less fortunate than we are. Pick up a grocery bag from one of the entrances, fill it with some of the items from the most needed list, and return it to the brown donation bins located at each of the main entrances. 


National Homelessness Awareness Month

Entire Month of November

November is National Homelessness awareness month. Did you know that on a given day there are at least 200,000 children who have no place to live? Rainbow Village helps end the cycle of homelessness by providing temporary housing and training for families to get them back on their feet. Visit our website for ways you can pray for Rainbow Village this month.

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Homelessness Awareness Prayer Guide


Norcross Cooperative Ministry 

Clothing Closet - Mon, Tues, Wed, Fri 1:00-4:00 PM and Saturday 10:00 AM-1:00 PM
Client Intake - Mon, Wed, Fri 10:00 AM-2:00 PM; Tues 6:00-8:00 PM; and Saturday 10:00 AM-12:00 AM
Norcross

Norcross Coop is in need of clothing closet volunteers, M/T/W/F from 9:00 AM-3:00 PM and intake workers on Mon/Wed/Fri from 10:00AM-2:00 PM and Tuesday from 6:00-8:00 PM. If you would like to help sort and hang clothes or interview clients, contact Shirley at 770.263.0013, shirley@norcrossco-op.org


 

North Fulton Community Charities: Be a Holiday Program Volunteer 

Ongoing - December 21
Roswell

Volunteers are needed from November 1-December 21 to be at the Holiday Distribution Site during holiday activities.  Visit our website at www.nfccholiday.org for volunteer opportunities and to sign up to help!


Rainbow Village: Provide a Thanksgiving Blessing Box

By November 17
Duluth

Collect traditional non-perishable Thanksgiving meal ingredients, place in a re-usable container and include a $25 Publix gift card for the purchase of perishable items and assemble a "Blessing Box" for a specific Rainbow Village family.  You can get creative by including recipe cards for your favorites dishes and bundle with the ingredients, cards, or table top décor.  Delivery can be made to Perimeter Church by Nov 17.  Contact Michelle Alcorn at michelle_alcorn@earthlink.net or 770.630.5274 for family assignment.


Whirlwind Missions: Food Drive Week 

Monday-Thursday, November 17-20, 4:30-6:30 PM
Azalea Place Apartments, Doraville, GA 

Help us collect Chicken hotdogs, buns, chips and drinks to give away to families at our Cookout Saturday, November 22. Deliver them to Azalea Place Mission. Call Ashley Kendall at 404.358.6766 or ashleyackendall@gmail.com to sign up.


Beaver Ridge Elementary: Thanksgiving Dinner 

Tuesday, November 18, 6:00-9:00 PM
Norcross

Come join Community Outreach, along with 60 Beaver Ridge Families for the 3rd Annual Thanksgiving Celebration. This year we will be serving a Turkey Dinner, cookies, playing games, photo booth, doing crafts with kids, and praying for families. It is a great opportunity to bring your family, kids, and small group to serve!

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Beaver Ridge Thanksgiving


Rainbow Village: Thanksgiving Dinner 

Thursday, November 20, Various Shifts
Johns Creek

Volunteers are needed to provide table decorations, help set up, greet, serve and help with children's activities or child care for the annual Thanksgiving meal which is going to take place at Perimeter Church in the Fellowship Hall. Register to volunteer online at www.perimeter.org/coevents   

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Rainbow Village Thanksgiving


Rainbow Village: Make Christmas Cards

By November 21
Duluth

Use your creativity to create Christmas cards for the families at Rainbow Village. The goal is to have enough homemade Christmas cards for each Rainbow Village family to receive a card each day leading up to Christmas day. 25 different cards include scripture, or holiday quotes. Please sign cards (name or Perimeter Church friend) and enclose in unsealed envelope. Number envelopes 1 - 25 and bundle with ribbon. Return cards to Perimeter Church no later than Nov 21. Contact Michelle Alcorn at michelle_alcorn@earthlink.net or 770.630.5274. 


North Fulton Community Charities: Donate Food for Thanksgiving

Friday, November 21, 4:00-7:00 PM or Saturday, November 22, from 10:00 AM-1:00 PM
Roswell

Food items and grocery store gift cards in $25 increments will provide a special Thanksgiving meal for a family.  Visit the holiday website www.nfccholiday.org for a printable list of suggested grocery items for a traditional Thanksgiving meal.  The donations will be accepted on Friday, November 21st, 4:00-7:00pm or Saturday, November 22nd, from 10:00am-1:00pm. For more information call 678-387-4420 or email holiday@NFCChelp.org.


Whirlwind Missions: Thanksgiving Cook Out 

Saturday, November 22, 12:30- 2:00 PM
Azalea Place Apartments, Doraville, GA 

Celebrate Thanksgiving in fellowship with the mission families. We'll have a Bible Story, make a crafts and eat hotdogs with the community.  Bring Chicken hotdogs, buns, chips and drinks to give away to families. Call Ashley Kendall at 404.358.6766 or ashleyackendall@gmail.com to sign up.


Wellspring Living: Make a Thanksgiving Lunch for the Empowered Living Academy 

Monday, November 24 or Tuesday, November 25

Make holiday-themed hot lunch for Empowered Living Academy participants for Thanksgiving (15 girls) - include turkey, stuffing, cranberries, and other traditional Thanksgiving food items. Make off-site and bring to the YMCA - Carver center for girls to enjoy for lunch. Either Monday or Tuesday during the week of Thanksgiving. Great family-friendly activity. Contact/staff information: Yolanda Robinson, Logistics Coordinator 770.631.8888.


Salvation Army: Serve a Meal on Thanksgiving {THANKSGIVING DAY}

Thursday, November 27 
Atlanta

Are you interested in volunteering to serve a Thanksgiving meal to those who are homeless and living in our Red Shield Shelter? Please call Kim Martin at 404.486.2715 and leave a message. Space is limited so call early!


Campus Church: Thanksgiving Day Luncheon {THANKSGIVING DAY}

Thursday, November 27, 11:30 AM-1:30 PM  
Norcross

Campus Church is hosting a Thanksgiving lunch, and they would love the Perimeter family to join them. Volunteers are needed to do holiday arts and crafts with children, play with children, share a meal with the guests, and play or sing holiday music. Contact Jackie Dieter at jackied@perimeter.org or 678.405.2122 for more information.


Black Friday Shoppers: Community Outreach

Friday, November 28

Do you love finding the absolute best deals? Community Outreach could use your passion the day after Thanksgiving. If you are interested, we will provide you with a shopping list and budget. The more we save, the more we can give. You can turn in your receipts to get reimbursed. Contact Jackie Dieter for details at jackied@perimeter.org or 678.405.2122.

 

 

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