Central's Mission & Outreach
Providing a Helping Hand Year Round
Coffee Break Fundraiser with all proceeds donated to the Alzheimer Society.
Caring Cupboard Food Bank. Three times a year members of the congregation are asked for donations.
White Gift Sunday. All items donated by the congregation go to Christmas Care
Daisy of Hope Campaign: White plastic daisies are sold to raise money for Second Stage Housing and Violence Against Women
Rummage & Yard Sales: (Spring & Autumn) to raise money for various community charities such as the Upper Room Devotional and the Community Dinners
Coat Collection: Warm coats, boots, hats, scarves and mittens are collected and delivered to the Salvation Army for special distribution.
Valleyview Nursing Home Tuck Shop: Volunteers go every 2nd Friday and 4th Saturday of the month.
Inn Out of the Cold: From October until May, our church basement provides housing for this program. A shower and laundry facilities are also available.
Blue Umbrella Program: We are a dementia friendly church. Our congregation has taken the training from the Alzheimers Society and strives to make our church a friendly, welcoming experience for those who are challenged.
Music for Memories
Music can bring back memories , calm the mind and create a sense of contentment especially for those living with dementia. We have partnered with the Alzheimers Society to establish this program. By collecting old iPods, iPads, Smart Phones etc. with the capability to play music , as well as iTunes gift cards for the program we can help bring comfort to those living with dementia. Items can be donated at the church. For more information call 519-631-3503 .