Author Archives: KS

What touches one affects us all. Can you help?

The Sanctuary Movement Team shares the following information from the Interfaith Sanctuary Coalition about one member of the Athens immigrant community:

Angela lives with her three children:  a fourteen-year-old boy, a ten-year-old girl, and an eight-year-old boy.  Angela’s husband was deported, and she has only … read more.

July 23: Interfaith Sanctuary Coalition

You are invited to the next meeting of the Interfaith Sanctuary Coalition to be held on Monday, July 23, from 7-8:30 p.m. at Oconee Street UMC.

The Interfaith Sanctuary Coalition, comprised of members of some 15+ faith communities serving the Athens area, is dedicated to … read more.

Save the Date-August 12: PARES Ice Cream Social

Participating in PARES already?
Planning on participating in PARES this program year?

Wanting to know more about what PARES (Partnership with Alps Road Elementary School) is?

Attend the PARES Ice Cream Social on Sunday, August 12, from noon … read more.

July 19 and 20: Our Daily Bread

What’s cooking? Hopefully you might be. 🙂 Help is needed on Thursday, July 19, at 2 p.m. to prepare the monthly meal for Our Daily Bread. Help is also needed on Friday, July 20, from 11:30 to 1 to serve the meal. Interested? Questions? Contact David Jarrett (daviduufa@gmail.com or … read more.

July 22: Smart Lunch Smart Kids Sandwich Making and Lunch Assembly

YoUU are invited to be part of the Smart Lunch Smart Kid sandwich making and lunch assembling on Sunday, July 22, beginning at noon-ish in the kitchen and Fellowship Hall as we make 200 peanut butter and jelly sandwiches lunches for the Smart Lunch Smart Kid program, which provides summer lunches to students who … read more.

July 15: Smart Lunch Smart Kids Sandwich Making and Lunch Assembly

YoUU are invited to be part of the Smart Lunch Smart Kid sandwich making and lunch assembling on Sunday, July 15, beginning at noon-ish in the kitchen and Fellowship Hall as we make 200 peanut butter and jelly sandwiches lunches for the Smart Lunch Smart Kid program, which provides summer lunches to students who … read more.

July 15: Sanctuary Movement Team

Interested in immigrant justice within the Athens community and ways you can help?

Join us for the next gathering of the Sanctuary Movement Team on third Sunday of the month–July 15–beginning at noon-ish in the interim admin room (old sofa room).

To join the Sanctuary Movement Team … read more.