The Community Service committee is charged with identifying areas of need within the community and recommending how the Community Service budget will be distributed each year. The 2017-2018 Budget is $23,000.00.
The Community Service Committee recommends donations to the following organizations:
United Way Food Bank at Green Valley Baptist Church
Oak Mountain Missions
Aldridge Gardens Education Programs
Hoover City Schools Foundation
Hoover Parks and Recreation Foundation for Inclusive Playground
Hope for Autumn Foundation
St. Vincent's Bruno Cancer Center
Breast Cancer Research Foundation of Alabama
The committee will distribute remaining funds of $11,000 in January, 2018.
The monthly Acts of Service for members are as follows:
September: Food collection for Bluff Park United Methodist Church Food Pantry
October: Food Collection for United Way Food Bank at Green Valley Baptist Church
November: Food Collection for Oak Mountain Missions
December: Provide volunteers for Grace House Gift Wrap Booth at the Galleria and collect diapers for Bundles of Hope
January: Collect items for 3 Hots and a Cot Homeless Shelter
February: Collect items for Support our Soldiers
March: Easter Baskets for United Way Food Bank at Green Valley Baptist Church
June: Provide volunteers for Lord Wedgewood Benefit
For more information about the 2017-2018 Community Outreach committee, contact Barbara Henry, 205-936-0472, or Jamie Hinson, 205-682-0506.