Volunteering at Emmaus House is a great way to connect with neighbors in Peoplestown and to learn more about the many programs they provide.
Parent Cafe and Parent Power Volunteers will help scholars individually with homework assistance and reading. Contact TavonBetts@EmmausHouse.org to schedule your volunteer session.
Parent Café meets each Wednesday from 5-7 p.m. at the Barack and Michelle Obama Academy (formerly known as D.H. Stanton Elementary School.)
Parent Power meets on Tuesday from 4:30-6 p.m. at M.L. King Middle School and Thursday from 5-7 p.m. at the Barack and Michelle Obama Academy.
Youth on the Move (YOTM) Homework Tutor Help middle and high school students with their homework. Math expertise is a particular area of need. Volunteer hours: Tues 6-7 p.m., Wed and Thurs 5-6 p.m. Contact RakiaReeves@EmmausHouse.org to schedule your volunteer session.
YOTM Career Speakers Share career insights and strategies with students as they prepare for college. Volunteer hours: Tues 6-7 p.m., Wed and Thurs 5-6 p.m. Contact RakiaReeves@EmmausHouse.org to schedule your volunteer session.
Resources for Churches Adapting to Social Isolation
As containment of COVID-19 forces your worshiping community to implement 'shelter in place' worship and practice social isolation, the Calvin Institute of Christian Worship offers these resources to help you plan and cope in ways that encourage and support your community.
“Blessed Are the Peacemakers” Bible studies from the New Baptist Covenant for adults, youth and children to remember Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and his work for justice. Download these free Bible studies here.