2017 Projects

A project leader will contact you the week prior to October 28th with instructions on where to meet, what to bring, and what you’ll be doing in Operation InAsMuch.

  • Community Interaction Projects

    Food Distribution at First Born Community Development Center

    8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

    10 volunteers

    Help pack food boxes, check in people, carry heavy food boxes to people’s cars, and yard work.

    Project Leader: James Pearsall


    Activities with Hispanic Ladies – Mother’s Morning Out

    10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

    4 volunteers

    Craft, snacks, Bible devotion, and fellowship at Oakmont Square Apartments Community Room.  Project Leader:  Project Leader:  Mary Cavanagh


    Habitat for Humanity Resale Store

    9:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

    10 volunteers

    Help in the store.

    Project Leaders:  Henry & Sandi Weeks


    Activities with Women at The Village

    9:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

    Interact with mothers and children at this home for mothers recovering from substance abuse, homelessness, etc.  Donations of baby diapers and supplies also needed.

    Project Leader:  Carol Poston


    Visitation Team at MacGregor Downs Health & Rehab Center

    10:00a.m. – 12:00 p.m. (meet at Immanuel at 9:30 a.m.)

    visit the residents, singing old hymns, sharing encouraging scripture verses, praying for individuals who request it, and passing out encouraging cards

    Project Leader:  Lester Zeager


    Laundry Mat Ministry at Wash House at Bell’s Fork

    9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

    Help patrons with folding laundry, use pre-paid cards to pay for wash or dry

    Project Leader:  TBA


    Activities at Oak Haven Assisted Living

    1:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

    5 volunteers

    Sing, play games, do crafts with 22 Alzheimer’s patients

    Project Leader:  Jan Kerins


    Activities with Medically Fragile Children at RHA Howell Center Children’s

    10:00 a.m. – 12:00 Noon

    12 volunteers (teens and adults)

    Play games, read or do crafts with medically fragile children

    Project Leader:  Jewelle Boone

  • Community Service Projects

    Card Making Team

    9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

    15 or more volunteers

    Make cards for elderly, teachers or soldiers

    Project Leaders:  Barb White & Norreen Furness


    Knitting Group

    Unlimited Number of Volunteers

    9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

    Knit lap robes for veterans, knit caps for babies, small blankets for babies of service men with Give 2 the Troops.  Return knitted items to Peace or Oakmont by November 30 for delivery.  

    Project Leader:  Nancy Sheck

  • Special Teams

    Operation Christmas Child Shopping Team

    9:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

    Immanuel Baptist only

    Project Leader:  Krista Nixon


    NC Packs4Patriots

    9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

    Oakmont Older GAs only

    Volunteers will pack boxes and write notes for troops

    Project Leader: Jennifer Jenkins


    International Student Outreach Event

    Project Leader:  Pat Dunn


    Kickoff Breakfast Team

    Time TBA

    4 volunteers from First Christian

    Project Leader:  Melrose Moore

  • Construction & Cleaning Projects

    Pressure Wash building at 1209 Chestnut Street Ministry House

    10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

    2 volunteers

    Project Leaders:  Bob & Frankie Brock


    Painting and Swing Repair at Building Hope Community Life Center

    9:00 a.m. – 1:00 a.m.

    15 volunteers

    Project Leader:  Chris Bellamy


    Paint Picnic Tables at C.M. Eppes Middle School Project

    9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

    4 volunteers

    Sand and paint 5 picnic tables in courtyard

    Project Leader:  Carol Foor


    Cleaning at Hope Lodge

    10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

    12 volunteers

    Cleaning team, moving furniture, cleaning blinds, emptying kitchen cabinets and wiping down, pull sofa cushions out and vacuum, sweep porches, clean grill, etc.

    Project Leader:  TBA

    Construction at God’s Love Ministry

    8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

    3 volunteers

    Add plywood in office. 

    Project Leader:  Steve Green


    Construction Project at Little Willie Center

    9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

    12 volunteers

    Seal porch, repaint mural, landscaping.

    Project Leader:  TBA


    Repair Work with Third Street Education Center

    2 shifts: 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. OR 12 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

    10 volunteers

    Project Leader:  Nathan White


    Yard Work at Home of Elderly

    9 a.m. – 1 p.m.

    10 volunteers

    Project Leader:  Ray Kornegay


    Yard Work or House Cleaning for Pitt County Council on Aging Clients

    Time TBA

    Unlimited Number of Volunteers

    Assist elderly with house cleaning, yard work, take a meal, visiting, painting.

    Project Leader:  TBA


    Install Benches and Swing at Southern Living Nursing Home

    8:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

    5 volunteers

    Project leader:  Jerry Powers

    Projects at Little Willie Center

    9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

    10 Volunteers

    Seal porch, repaint mural, landscaping

    Project Leader:  TBA


    Ramp Building with Peace Presbyterian

    Time TBA

    Project Leader:  Daniel Smith


    Ramp Building with Oakmont

    Time 8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

    8 volunteers

    Build and install handicap ramp or porch and steps

    Project Leader:  Tom Reese


    Ramp Building with Winterville

    Time 8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

    10 volunteers

    Build and install handicap ramp or porch and steps

    Project Leader:  Willard Joyner


    BINGO at East Carolina Rehab & Wellness

    9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

    Provide refreshments and prizes for about 30 residents

    Project Leaders:  Buddy & Judy McLawhon


    BINGO at Spring Arbor

    2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

    10 volunteers

    Offer quarters as prizes for approximately 10-15 residents. 

    Project Leader:  Sue Price


    BINGO at Winterville Manor

    10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

    6 volunteers

    Provide refreshments and prizes for about 12 residents

    Project Leaders:  ­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­Buddy & Judy McLawhon


    BINGO at Oak Haven Assisted Living

    1:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

    6 volunteers

    Provide refreshments and prizes for about 33 residents

    Project Leaders:  ­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­TBA