Outreach and Mission

Our mission is to reach out and serve the world.

We have a rich history of working hand-in-hand with local agencies to provide meaningful outreach opportunities that make a difference in our community. We’ve been blessed to play a role in the creation of groups such as Habitat for Humanity, Crisis Assistance Ministry, and Charlotte Family Housing. We’re proud to continue supporting many others.

On a global level, we’ve established a strong relationship with the Diocese of Costa Rica by helping build childcare centers and even a church.

Along with providing monetary support to agencies, we seek to equip our parishioners to be servant leaders in our city, our nation and our world. We provide opportunities for all ages to serve as the hands and feet of Christ. 

Updates From Our Partners During the COVID-19 Crisis

We are working to support our outreach partners in the community. Visit this page to find details about what they are doing and how you can help. 

Freedom School supply drive

Freedom School is a six-week summer program led by college interns that combats summer learning loss by providing a unique program that unlocks the long-term potential of children in grades K-8 with limited means by igniting their passion for reading and learning. With a focus on literacy, character education, and community involvement. 

Our goal is to supply Freedom School with the supplies the children need to have a successful program. Please click here for a list of the items needed. After purchasing any of these items, please use the same link to let us know what you are donating. Deadline for delivery is Friday, June 5 at 4:30 PM. Please label your bag with your name so we know which ones have been delivered, and place in the "Freedom School" bin. Deliveries may be made Monday - Friday, 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM. If you have any questions, please contact Laura Konitzer

Good Reads

 Monday, June 8 at 6:30 PM via Zoom                                                            
Good Reads is an online book club to discuss books that address significant issues and that help us to pause to think about them, perhaps differently than we did before. Our reading selection for June will be Matthew Desmond's Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American CityTo help our small businesses, please consider ordering from a local, independent bookstore. Register here »

Men's Shelter of Charlotte

Kathy Izard and the Urban Ministry Center/Men's Shelter of Charlotte are outfitting a new dorm for Men's Shelter clients. Christ Church volunteers have helped by painting and cleaning at the new location. Our hope is to outfit each room with some basic items for everyday living. To help, please visit this Walmart gift registry. Items on the registry will be shipped to a central location for distribution. Contact Laura Konitzer for more information or to volunteer on this project.

Charlotte Family Housing 

Charlotte Family Housing is in need of essential items during this COVID-19 pandemic. Please click here to view items on their Amazon Charity List. There is also a need for masks and food pantry items. These items can be delivered to Food Pantry at Plaza Place

Outreach Calendar

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