Many children, especially those whose lives are impacted by poverty, can lose ground during the summer. BELL scholars make progress in reading, math and other core skills during the summer months. BELL also offers experiences some children may not experience otherwise—swimming lessons, as well as field trips to places like the Carolina Raptor Center, the Aviation Museum and Discovery Place.
Are you part of one of the many FPC Ministry Teams that are involved in outreach to our neighbors?
If not, let member Michael White give you a quick look at just one of these teams, the FPC Moving Ministry, which helps with the Crisis Assistance Ministry’s Furniture Bank and Relocation program. As Michael says, just a couple of hours on a Saturday morning once a moth enables us to make it possible for those who are moving from having no place to live to having a new place to live when we “put their stuff in their place and put smiles on their faces.”