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MONTHLY PRAYER

Suwanee - Sugar Hill Prayer: February 17

Prayer Gathering! RSVP Nicky at jacobandnicky@bellsouth.net.

Meeting Instructions: At a home in Suwanee, Sugar Hill, and Buford, RSVP for more details!

Time: Fri, Feb 17 | 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM





Events

Jacob’s Journeys

We walk, we talk, we get some fresh air and exercise – in all, it’s just good fun and fellowship. Meet up at Café Amico in Suwanee Town Center on February 11 between 8:00-8:15 AM for a 45 – 60 - minute walk/hike. Contact jjandnj@att.net for more information.

Meeting Instructions:
Suwanee Town Center
320 Town Center Ave Ste 9A
Suwanee, GA 30024

Time: Sat, Feb 11 | 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM


Champions Golf Tournament and Gala

The proceeds from this tournament will benefit North Gwinnett Co-Op’s food programs.  Your support will fight hunger and give hope to more than 25,000 people in Gwinnett County this year.  The mission of the North Gwinnet Co-Op is, “Through support within our community we bridge the gaps for critical needs of families or individuals and provide services to aid in finding a path to self-sufficiency.”

Meeting Instructions:
River Club
1138 Crescent River Pass
Suwanee, GA 30024

Time: Tue, Mar 14 | 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM


Suwanee Arts Festival

Saturday April 29 | 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM Sunday, April 30 | Noon - 5:00 PM Want to volunteer at a really fun event? The Suwanee Arts Festival is looking for volunteers to fulfill many tasks both before and during the event. Contact Cherie at cherieheringer@gmail.com if you’d like to help. For more information go to suwaneeartscenter.org/suwaneeartsfest 

Meeting Instructions:
Suwanee Town Center
320 Town Center Ave Ste 9A
Suwanee, GA 30024

Time: Sat, Apr 29 - Sun, Apr 30




Opportunities

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Do You Like To Cook Or Bake
Ongoing
Do you like to cook or bake? We are looking for members who would like to help us feed the children and moms at the Home of Hope Children’s Shelter. Our City Impact team has committed to bringing a homemade dinner based on a detailed menu the first Saturday of each month. Volunteer to bring a portion of the main meal, veggies, bread or dessert on a rotational basis. Sign up to be on the team by emailing isaacskathy@gmail.com. You can choose which months and which menu items you would like to bring. 
Write a Note to a Family in Need
Ongoing
North Gwinnett Co-op is collecting notes of encouragement for families who are struggling during the COVID-19 crisis. The notes will be included in boxes of emergency food that are distributed across our service area. This is a simple but meaningful way for our community to stay connected and encourage one another during this difficult time. For more information contact Kathy Isaacs at isaacskathy@gmail.com.
North Gwinnett Co-Op Mobile Food Delivery
Ongoing

The North Gwinnett Co-Op is now offering mobile Food Pantry services and needs volunteers to help deliver food once the van arrives at one of three multiple locations.  Locations include Countryside Village of Gwinnett, Peachtree Village and Countryside Village of Lake Lanier during the day.  For more information and to sign up for a specific date use this link https://northgwinnettco-op.volunteerlocal.com/volunteer/?id=57458.

Get Involved with Our Schools
Ongoing

  • Volunteer to mentor a child once a week at a school near you.
  • Hygiene products are often last on the list when budgets are tight. Help keep the school's pantry full by holding a drive for these items. We'll supply a list of what's needed most and how to do a drive.
  • Write notes of encouragement to teachers.

For more information, email Andrea Nickell at anickell1970@gmail.com.

 

I'm Interested in Receiving the Newsletter
Ongoing
If you want to receive the Suwannee-Sugar Hill newsletter, sign up here. 
We'll get you a copy of the newsletter on Monday, and you will get upcoming monthly newsletters. 
Peachtree Ridge High School - Immediate Needs
Ongoing
With school back in session, Peachtree Ridge High School is in urgent need of the following items: Personal hygiene items: Shampoo, Bar Soap, Body wash, Toothpaste, Toothbrushes, Dental floss, and Mouthwash.  They also need Food Items: Canned fruits, Apple sauce or similar, Ramen noodles, Fruit snacks, and Granola bars.  Please deliver items to the school or text Cherie  Heringer at 678-467-1627 to arrange pick up or drop off.
Interested in Hosting a Connect Group?
Ongoing
Hosts are needed to open up their homes to create a warm, inviting atmosphere where people feel connected. 

For more information, email Sarah Taylor at SarahT@perimeter.org