Saturday, August 30, 2008

Reach the Streets 2008 in Review

Last Saturday The CORE Church of Troy, 4ever1 Music Ministries and Victorious Life Christian Church joined forces for our 2nd annual "Reach The Streets. The day's festivities included school supply giveaway, a cookout, face painting, cotton candy and an incredible line-up of music and entertainment including:

VLCC Dance team
Bob Lord

Pockets the Clown

Special thank you to

Donna Walsh (4ever1's leader) for all of her attention to detail and planning that she put into this ministry event. Donna is a tremendous blessing to the CORE Church of Troy and to all who know her. Thank you so much for pulling all of this together and for keeping me on track.

Steve Schazberger for another great job as out emcee for the day. Thank you for moving things along throughout the day.

Many volunteers from Victorious Life, The CORE Church of Troy, Capital City Rescue Mission, from the Troy community, and anyone else who took time out of their schedule to join us as we served out community together

Victorious Life Church and Colleen Rhodes for collecting many school supplies which were given to needy families in our community

Brenda Lewis for coordinating the back to school giveaway, collecting supplies, bagging them up, and distributing them to families, along with the help of Cheyenne and Latanya.

Donna Hansen and Liz Van Buren for providing face painting throughout the day, as well as those who worked with them.
Grace Fellowship for your generous donation which was used for food and supplies, as we served more than 400 meals.

Stewarts Shops for your generous donation of soda and buns, which were used to serve our community.

Diamond Spring Water for your generous donation of bottled water which helped keep meny people cooled and hydrated throughout the day.

Walmart for the gift card and Snowman Ice Cream of North Troy for the gift certificate which were given to two lucky families in our free raffle.

many more whom I may not have mentioned, but you know who you are and so does God.