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OKC School Outreach

July 28

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An event every week that begins at 12:00 am on Sunday, repeating until Sunday, July 28, 2019

Is God calling you to serve in our local community? Look over the opportunities to serve one of our inner-city school partners, decide which one (or more!) you want to be a part of or learn about how you can donate. When you are ready, sign up to volunteer using the “Volunteer Now” button below!

In July, you’re invited to explore the available opportunities in more detail, ask questions, meet our Missions Ministry team, and sign up to volunteer. Sundays, July 7, 14, 21, and 28 in the Crossings OKC Atrium from 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m, you have the opportunity to learn more about our inner city school partners, which include:

  • The Club with John Marshall High School
  • Eugene Field Elementary
  • Stanley Hupfeld Academy
  • Shidler Elementary

Crossings Community Center – 10255 N. Penn Ave, 73120

The CLUB is an on-going weekly opportunity to engage in Bible lessons, mentoring, life skills, fun, food, and relational support with 9th-12th grade students from John Marshall High School.

The Club Small Group Leaders

Lead and mentor a group of teenagers, helping them find and follow Jesus as they learn various life skills such as job searching, college preparation, sexual abstinence, and more.

  • Times: September – May // Thursdays // 2:30 – 4:00 p.m.
  • Max: 30 Volunteers
  • Contact: Pam Millington | 405-302-1267 | pmillington@crossings.church

The Club Free Time Fun

Lead/support a six-week session of a fun activity with a group of 8-12 students.

  • Basketball
  • Girl’s Yoga
  • Cooking
  • Arts & Crafts
  • Special Talent (origami, card making, photography, Legos, graphic design, etc.)
  • Times: September – May // Thursdays // 4:00 – 5:00 p.m.
  • Max: 40 Volunteers
  • Contact: Pam Millington | 405-302-1267 | pmillington@crossings.church

The Club CDL Drivers

Transport students from John Marshall to the community center on a rotation.

  • Times: September – May // Thursdays // 2:00 – 3:00 p.m.
  • Max: 2 Volunteers
  • Contact: Pam Millington | 405-302-1267 | pmillington@crossings.church

The Club Hospitality Teams

First shift (2:00 p.m.): Prepare snacks, greet students, student check-in.
Second shift (4:00 p.m.): Serve dinner, interact with parents at check out.

  • Times: September – May // Thursdays // 2:00 – 3:30 p.m. or 4:00 – 5:30 p.m.
  • Max: 8 Volunteers
  • Contact: Pam Millington | 405-302-1267 | pmillington@crossings.church

Eugene Field Elementary School – 1515 N Klein Ave, 73106

Teacher Partner

Partner with a specific teacher in the classroom by praying and serving. You may help specific students who need more attention, lead a creative time, or read to small groups. Coordinate day/time that works best for you and the teacher.

Book Club Reader

Gather weekly to read to a small group of 2nd or 3rd grade students.

  • Times: August – May // Tuesdays or Wednesdays // Lunchtime
  • Max: 24 Volunteers
  • Contact: Natalie Haymaker | 405-242-5444 | nhaymaker@crossings.church

Shidler Elementary – 1415 S Byers Ave, 73129

Adopt A Class

Select a class and maintain a regular presence working with the teacher on any needs (helping students complete homework, helping with group projects, reading to students, etc.). Coordinate day/time that works best for you and the teacher.

Mentoring

Encourage higher level thinking skills with a 4th grader through the Summit Mentoring Program. Training provided by the school.

  • Times: August – May // Weekly // 10 Minutes
  • Max: 54 Volunteers
  • Contact: Natalie Haymaker | 405-242-5444 | nhaymaker@crossings.church

Stanley Hupfeld Academy – 1508 NW 106th St, 73114

Elementary School Mentor

Read with your assigned student, then play a game, take a walk, develop a relationship. Any day of the week between 10:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m.

Donations

Learn about the different donation opportunities below and be sure to drop off all items in one of the red bins (by the school bus in Atrium or near the main office) through August 9! Contact: Natalie Haymaker at 405-242-5444 or nhaymaker@crossings.church.

School Supply Drive

Based on the TOP requests from teachers, Crossings is collecting Clorox Wipes, Tissues, and Hand Sanitizer. All supplies will be divided evenly between SeeWorth Academy, Shidler Elementary, Stanley Hupfeld Academy, Eugene Field Elementary, and John Marshall Middle & High Schools.

Book Drive

Crossings has partnered with ReadOKC to provide a “Little Free Library” at Eugene Field Elementary, Shidler Elementary and Stanley Hupfeld Academy. Donate new or gently used books (PreK–6th grade reading levels) to keep the libraries stocked!

Questions?

Contact Pam Millington at pmillington@crossings.church or 405-755-2227.

Details

Date:
July 28
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Organizer

Pam Millington
Phone:
405-302-1267
Email:
pmillington@crossings.church

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All Adults, All Ages, Missions
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OKC
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Location

Crossings Community Church
14600 North Portland Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK 73134 United States
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Phone:
405-755-2227
Website:
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