♦ Church & Community Ministries
This page contains important information concerning various Church and Community Ministries in the YBA area. Please prayerfully review these needs and determine where God may be leading you to participate.
...Churches and Individuals needed to assist in sponsoring Burmese families. Many of these are Karens. Several years ago, Yates Baptist Association began a new church among the Karens living within the area as well as a Burmese Church. Please call Michael Bond at 489-3396,
Adopt A School
...meet with the principal to ascertain needs. Principals are always aware of many needs. Included in these will be notebooks, pencils, paper, etc. Underwear is a need in many elementary schools. During the summer months, purchase school back packs and fill them with school supplies. Deliver to the school for distribution by the counselors. Lead a Prayer Walk around the school. Hold prayer meeting at church for your adopted school. Volunteers are helpful in all schools.
...school supplies and craft supplies for ministries in apartment complexes. Please deliver to the YBA Resource Center, 4800 garrett Road, Durham. ...volunteers needed. Call Michael Bond at 489-3396 or email email@example.com
...dentists and dental assistants needed.
...health care kits (instructions available from the YBA Resource Center).
...volunteers needed to work in community kitchen, homeless shelter, etc.
Call 929-6380 - office at 110 W Main Street, Carrboro.
...volunteers to tutor and assist with weekend activities with children.
Afternoon volunteers to work with ADD children (help with homework and
teaching them to clean their rooms). Call Agape Corner at 688-3007.
...collect single and double sheets, towels, etc. (used or new. Deliver
to Yates Baptist Association Resource Center.
Durham Rescue Mission
...volunteers to assist with serving meals at Thanksgiving and Christmas.
Volunteers are necessary throughout the year. Call Volunteer Coordinator
...Rescued Treasure Thrift Shoppe, 3220 NC Hwy 55S
(corner of Hwy 55 and Cornwallis Road), 9am - 6pm, Mon-Sat. Volunteers
need to help process donations. For more information call 688-9641,
...for Spanish speakers attending Campbell Divinity School. $200 for pastor and $100 for spouse. Call Michael Bond at 489-3396.
Homestart, Chapel Hill (emergency shelter for homeless women and children)
...volunteers to provide on site services during business hours (9am-6pm,
Mon-Fri). Also volunteers (day and night) needed to assist with children's
activities, meals, tutoring, etc. Call 932-6025.
Prison Ministry at Orange County Correctional Facility
Monthly Ministry for Male Inmates
(Sponsored by the Yates Baptist Association Baptist Men)
Church sponsors are needed...
Please call the YBA Resource Center for further information