Grace United Community Ministries, 816-231-5745, 801 Benton Blvd., KC, MO 64124
GUCM is an inter-denominational, faith-based ministry with a holistic approach to working hand-in-hand with the community to address the area’s largest problems. Their mission is to work with families and individuals to address their basic physical, educational, and spiritual needs, empowering them to break the cycle of poverty and live a purposeful life.
Cornerstone volunteers at GUCM throughout the year, including the Thanksgiving and Christmas share events and helping with the car wash to playground renovation.
There are many other opportunities to be the hands and feet of Jesus at GUCM. If you are interested in volunteering, visit their website:
- ADULT VOLUNTEERS are needed to teach adult education classes – job preparedness and computer skills (basics, intermediate, and advanced). GUCM is seeking tutors for Adult Literacy – reading, writing, and computer use skills.
- COMMITTEE MEMBERS are needed in the areas of Marketing/Communications, Fund Development, Human Resources, Programs, etc.
- SATURDAY CONSTRUCTION CREW needs you! If you have experience or want to learn how to do framing, wiring, insulating, trim, painting, sanding, cleaning, plumbing, floors, tiling, roofing, and window repair/installation, there is a place for you.
- SATURDAY MEAL TEAMS provide weekly meals to those needing nutritious food to help them through the weekend. Meal teams are self-formed and bring the complete, ready to eat meal and drink to GUCM. Place settings and cups are provided. This is a meaningful and moving group event. Perfect for family, neighbor, Church, or civic groups.