Welcome: Outreach
 

Eastminster Presbyterian Church youth involved in ministries

                                           Outreach

Missions and Outreach

2 Cents a Meal

On the 3rd Sunday of each month pennies are collected from the congregation to be used for our Food Ministry.

 

Cafe Cultura

Café Cultura is a program of the Center for Community Services (CCS), supported by Clemson University’s Institute on Family and Neighborhood Life (IFNL). Café Cultura is located in Building 6 at CCS, Simpsonville SC. It is a center providing multi-services that are ethnically and linguistically relevant to the Latino community; directly or through the agencies located at CCS. The Café offers support to, as well as cultural, social, and educational activities that provide opportunities for Latinos to connect with others in the community

 

“Walk for the Homeless”

A fundraiser and homeless awareness walk in October that supports and benefits “Place of Hope”, a homeless shelter of United Ministries. We also encourage and support United Ministries, Church World Service, Medical Benevolence Foundation, Habitat for Humanity, Heifer International , Ghana Ministries, Latino and low-income school initiatives, Presbyterian Joy Gift and several other  organizations/causes.

Souper Bowl of Caring

This national event takes place every year on Super Bowl Sunday.  On this day, we collaborate with our Youth to collect monetary donations to help feed those in our community who are hungry.

Alternative Gifts Fair

During the Christmas season, we offer an Alternative Gifts Fair, which allows people to purchase unique hand made items, make donations to the Heifer project in someone’s name and buy gifts from 10,000 Villages.

Angel Tree

Every Christmas we offer an Angel Tree where members of the congregation choose a child’s name off the tree and provide Christmas gifts for them.  The children are from Robert E. Cashion Elementary School.

Robert E. Cashion Elementary School

We collect school supplies every fall for the children of this school.

Summer Food Drive

We collect canned foods during the summer for the Center for Community Services (CCS) and for United Ministries.