Easter Weekend Day of Service – 31 March 2018 (Uptown)
Finding Knick-Knacks: VanLife Yard Sale – 07 April 2018 (PTAP)
Cougarthon w/ Second Story – 13 April 2018 @ 6pm (CMNH)
One Day Without Shoes – 10 May 2018 All Day (TOMS Shoes)
Silver Comet 165 Mile Bike RIde – 29-30 September 2018 (Fuller Center)
Second Story Fellowship January 2018 – Present
In partnership with the Care Coalition, 75th Ranger Regiment and First Baptist Church of Columbus, I have been approved to partake in a fellowship with Second Story. Second Story is a young adult, and college, city ministry in the Columbus area. I am blessed and thankful for the opportunity to learn under the guidance of Brandon Strozier and help with such an amazing organization. I will be working 30-40 hours weekly with college students and young adults in our community.
Food Closet – Thursdays 9am-12pm @ First Baptist Church of Columbus
Partnered with Second Story we are working with the Food Closet in Columbus Georgia to help serve meals to those in need. Through the First Baptist Church of Columbus and the generous donations from the community, the food closet gives out hundreds of pounds of food to families in need 2x each week. From PB&J to frozen chicken and hotdogs, the Food Closet works tirelessly to help others in our community. What better place to visit a few times a week?
FBC Yard Sale – 02-03 February 2018
First Baptist Church of Columbus held a yard sale to raise money for Safe House Ministry and Second Story. The Church received donations over a weeks time, tagged, organized and got selling. All items that were not sold by the end of the day were transported to Valley Rescue Mission and donated. Thank you to FBC and Second Story for allowing me to remain involved with so many amazing events.
Poets, Painters, & Storytellers Event – 27 January 2018
Clement Arts organized the Poets, Painters, & Storytellers event in Columbus, GA to benefit adopting families in our local community. Amazing performances by Christian Band I Am They, illusionist Harris III and the display of amazing artwork by Amy Grimes made the event a huge hit. Thank you to the Clement Arts team for allowing me to participate in such an amazing cause.
Victory Mission Toy Drive – December 02, 2017
Partnered with Second Story, we collected toys during the month of November for the Victory Mission toy drive. We volunteered and worked with families as they walked through to select gifts for their children, helped wrap presents, and kept the kids entertained throughout. Overall an amazing four hours with local families. Oh ya, we also fixed a freezer!
First Baptist Day of Service – November 12, 2017
First Baptist Church of Columbus organized a day of service involving multiple organizations in the Columbus area. Working with Second Story we formed two groups, of about 10, to work with Mercy Med of Columbus and Safe House Ministries. From painting and cleaning to building and demolition, our teams put in 4 hours of hard work helping the community and serving others.
Phi Mu’s Miracle Man – November 09, 2017
Miracle Man is a mock male beauty pageant organized by Phi Mu Sorority at Columbus State University. Categories include introductions, outfit of choice, talent, and Q&A. Attendees participate in a peoples choice award by making financial contributions to their favorite participant. More than 600 dollars was raised for Columbus Regional a partnered Children’s Miracle Network Hospital.
Victory Mission Fall Festival – October 24, 2017
Victory Mission is a community ministry in South Columbus. They hold Sunday school and Tuesday late afternoon ministry services. It is always a pleasure teaming up with Second Story and working with some amazing families.