As mentors it’s hard to see fruit at times in the early seasons of our relationships. Often days turn into years with just small buds of growth – just enough to keep us going. At our mentoring appreciation dinner, I asked the question, “How many seeds are in an apple?” The answer is 10-12 approximately. […]
Our Annual Mentor/Volunteer Appreciation Dinner: An All-Star Event!
Rise Up! | February 7, 2014
January is National Mentoring Month so what better time than to celebrate our All-Star Mentors and Volunteers who pour their lives into awesome kids. Everyone dressed in their favorite teams attire, “tailgated” for dinner, then played games, answered sports trivia and participated in contests table versus table. The night was capped off by our special […]
All our kids earned “Giving Bucks” that were used on December 14 at The Giving Depot to buy gifts for their family members. Kids do community service, participate in Rise Up! programming and read and discuss the Christmas story to earn their “Giving Bucks”. Grace Fellowship Church does an amazing job planning, decorating and providing […]