Archive for service

Serve at Love Modesto!

LOVE MODESTO is getting super excited for this Saturday preparing for over 4000 volunteers, but we can still use your help!

There is still a big need for more volunteers for these following projects:

  • Beautify Modesto Parks
  • Clean Up Modesto
  • Airport Neighborhood – Oregon Park
  • Needham Neighborhood Clean Up
  • Orchard Park Neighborhood Clean Up
  • Tobacco Litter Clean Up
  • Tuolumne River Clean Up
  • Delta Blood Bank
  • Love All Our Kids
  • Pajama Program
  • Downey High School
  • El Vista Elementary School
  • Garrison Elementary School
  • Hanshaw Middle School
  • Johansen High School
  • Modesto High School

People can sign up at LoveModesto.com and click on “Projects.”

April 18 Festivities begin at 8am on I & 10th Streets, right in front of the Gallo Center.

  • Lots of music, free giveaways including Modesto Nuts tickets for all!
  • Free food and refreshments (SaveMart, Starbucks, Pepsi, Blue Diamond Growers, Del Monte, Buffalo Wild Wings, Frito Lay, Gold N Fresh Bakery, etc.)!
  • Free Kid’s Zone featuring jump houses, face painting, super heroes, games, etc.!
  • Free back massages by Armstrong Chiropractic!
  • Free family/friend photos by Platinum Photo Booth!
  • Fire trucks, ambulances, CHP, Sheriff and MPD patrol cars, motor bikes, swat truck, K9 and horses!
  • And LOTS more!

It’s going to be an incredible family-friendly atmosphere before we all go out to volunteer in 90+ projects!

Out of the Darkness Walk to Prevent Suicide

Saturday, Sept. 20, Mancini Bowl in Graceada Park, 8am: registration, 9am: walk

Walk to raise awareness about suicide.

All-church Caroling!

COME CAROLING WITH US!

To celebrate the last Sunday of Advent, join us for a night of caroling! We’ll caravan around Modesto, visiting our shut-ins, caroling all the way! We’ll end the night with some soup, fixings, and cocoa!

Meet at the Youth Building
Sunday, December 22, 2013
5:30pm – 7:45pm
Free

All-church Caroling!

COME CAROLING WITH US!

To celebrate the last Sunday of Advent, join us for a night of caroling!  We’ll caravan around Modesto, visiting our shut-ins, caroling all the way! We’ll end the night with some soup, fixings, and cocoa!

Meet at the Youth Building
Sunday, December 23, 2012
5:30pm – 7:45pm
Free

River Clean-up! Sat., Sept. 17, 8:30am – 12pm

Save the date!  You’re invited!

Here’s an opportunity for all of us from College Avenue–all ages!–to get our hands dirty, partnering with a great organization to make a difference in our community!

From 9am to 12pm on Saturday, September 17, we’ll be cleaning up the Tuolumne River at Legion Park by foot and canoe!  This is a great way to get your friends and family out to enjoy nature in our community. 

Meet at the church parking lot at 8:30am then we’ll carpool to the park.  Bring a sack lunch so we can eat together after we’re finished!

Let Rob know if you plan on participating by emailing him at studentministries.collegeavenue@gmail.com!

Saturday, September 17, 8:30am – 12:3opm, Legion Park, Modesto, CA

If you’d like to meet us there, the address is:  1600 Legion Park Drive; Modesto, CA 95354

CROP Hunger Walk – March 26, 9:30am

Join us for our annual CROP Hunger Walk to benefit Church World Service and Modesto Interfaith Ministries.

We’ll meet at Geneva Presbyterian Church and walk either a 2 or 4 mile route. Dogs welcome.

Saturday, March 26, 9:30am-12pm