In Our Community
We believe that Jesus calls us out of our comfort zones and into the community to make a positive impact. Below is a list of the organizations we’ve partnered with (financially or volunteering) to make a difference...
FEED MY STARVING CHILDREN
Founded in 1987, Feed My Starving Children (FMSC) is a Christian non-profit that provides nutritionally complete meals specifically formulated for malnourished children. Feeding God’s starving children hungry in body and spirit.Our process is simple. Donations given by people just like you fund the meal ingredients. Volunteers hand-pack the meals. Meals are donated to FMSC food partners around the world, where kids are fed and lives are saved!
ALTERNATIVES PREGNANCY CENTER
Alternatives Pregnancy Center is a non-profit women’s medical health clinic licensed by the State of California. Founded in 1983, Alternatives is dedicated to meeting the medical, emotional, material, and spiritual needs of women facing unplanned pregnancies. By offering hopeful alternatives to the abortion choice, Alternatives is committed to empowering families in the Sacramento area and enabling them to build positive futures…
Cru is the name of Campus Crusade for Christ International in the U.S. Our mission is to win, build and send Christ-centered multiplying disciples. Cru consisted of over 2,300 campus ministries engaging more than 101,000 students and faculty in ministry on U.S. college campuses.
PLACER FOOD BANK
Nearly 80,000 individuals in Placer, Nevada and El Dorado Counties do not know where their next meal will come from. From our early beginnings as the Community Resource Council, the Placer Food Bank has been fighting hunger in our communities for more than 40 years and is continuing to expand our services.
Stand Up Placer
Saving lives by empowering survivors and educating communities to stand up to domestic violence, sexual assault, and human trafficking. Stand Up Placer firmly believes that everyone deserves to live a life free from violence. We provide victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, and human trafficking in Placer County with a safe, caring and nurturing environment.
From our humble beginnings in 2004 as a winter only shelter program serving 40 homeless people per night, The Gathering Inn (TGI) is now a multifaceted, multi-location agency serving over 185 homeless men, women, and children each and every day right here in Placer County through programs at four separate locations. Our Vision is to end homelessness in our community. TGI does this by providing a “hand up not a hand out” to those that we serve through shared accountability for us as staff and the homeless that we are privileged to partner with.
The Salt Mine
Founded in 1983, The Salt mine is a Faith Based Charity. Our main charitable activity at this time is to enhance and improve the lives of those in need our community by providing food assistance. We desire that no senior, family, or child who needs food goes hungry in Lincoln or Sheridan California.
uglySAVES began with the simple idea that everyone’s gotta eat and everyone wears clothes. With that in mind, our heart of compassion for the less fortunate living on the streets in our own communities is what motivates us. We want to provide hope to those who have none through the simple gesture of a free meal. uglySAVES is more than a shirt or a hat, we’re a movement. We’re a community that "reps the Broccoli" to provide hope to the hopeless. Come get involved and help us make a difference…
Young Life doesn’t start with a program. It starts with adults concerned enough about kids to go to them, on their turf and in their culture, building bridges of authentic friendship. These relationships don’t happen overnight — they take time, patience, trust and consistency. We believe in the power of presence. Kids’ lives are dramatically impacted when caring adults come alongside them, sharing God’s love with them. Because their leader believes in them, they begin to see that their lives have great worth, meaning and purpose...