Deuteronomy 15:11 For there will never cease to be poor in the land. Therefore I command you, ‘You shall open wide your hand to your brother, to the needy and to the poor, in your land.’
Here are some upcoming volunteer opportunities in our community.
Box of Love - Food Drive Grab a box from the Narthex and an item list to provide a Thanksgiving meal for a family that might of otherwise not had one. Return your Box of Love by the end of October so we can make sure they get out to families by Thanksgiving. Email Lindsey at [email protected] if you have any questions.
Ongoing Outreach Ministries
Our church as a family sponsors local organizations that support individuals that need extra help in our local community. Christ Lutheran supports these organizations because we feel they are providing necessary care to our community.
Bridge to Home
Bridge to Home is about Transformation. Santa Clarita’s homeless population is growing and they have the calling to expand to meet this demand. The plan has been set in motion to create an integrated approach to helping Santa Clarita’s homeless residents and assisting them to transition out of homelessness. Bride to Home creates a continuum of care, focusing on providing comprehensive support services and strategic planning that pave the way for individuals to transition out of homelessness. Key future goals include the relocation of the temporary Shelter to a permanent location and further expansion of services that will provide comprehensive care, including: medical help, mental health assistance, job resources and placement, case management and access to affordable housing.
SCV Food Pantry
The Santa Clarita Valley Food Pantry is dedicated to providing supplemental food on a short-term basis to local residents in need. Their mission is to alleviate hunger throughout the Santa Clarita Valley. They commit to the idea that “No child in the Santa Clarita Valley should go to bed hungry.”
Family Promise of Santa Clarita Valley brings shelter, meals, and support services to families without homes, helping them to get back on their feet. Their mission is through mobilizing community faith groups in the SCV to assist homeless families, Family Promise works to achieve sustainable independence for guests while offering hope, compassion, and preserving individual dignity.
SCV Pregnancy Center
A leading health care team dedicated to providing relevant medical services in a caring and professional atmosphere to those facing unplanned pregnancy and sexual health decisions. They are committed to service, education, and quality care, while serving the needs of the community.