Africa Mission Team
Alden Hathaway,678-771-8229, firstname.lastname@example.org
We hope to raise funds to support sustainable development starting in Tanzania first, where we have already put in place a small grant to support candidates at Msalato Seminary. For more information, please visit www.philosenergy .org.
Karen Lambert, 770-794-6677, email@example.com
Bolivia is the poorest and least developed country in South America. Indigenous and rural inhabitants, particularly children, are the groups most affected by extreme poverty. This ministry works to contribute funds to help support the mission – an orphanage (Villa Amistad) and agricultural assistance for rural villagers in Aramasi, Bolivia.
Patrick Cathcart, 770-992-5612, Patrick@humanfactorllc.com
The Drake House provides short-term crisis housing, education and empowerment programs for homeless mothers and their children in North Fulton County designed to assist the family in working toward self-sufficiency.
ERD Episcopal Relief and Development
Dan Powers, 770-442-0309, firstname.lastname@example.org
The ERD is an international relief and development agency and a compassionate response to human suffering on behalf of the Episcopal Church dedicated to international relief and development.
Habitat for Humanity, North Central GA
Orlon Daniels, 404-861-2023, email@example.com
Beatrice Fayemi, 404-272-4448, firstname.lastname@example.org
To introduce parishioners to Habitat and the joy of giving time & talent through the local Habitat affiliate – “working with God and people from all walks of life to build simple, decent, affordable homes for those in need.”
Robert & Michelle Ward, 404-414-4935, R_ward@bellsouth.net
St. David’s Holiday Families outreach ministry supports various families during the Thanksgiving and Christmas holidays. Generally, St. David’s supports approximately forty (40) families identified by North Fulton Community Charities and St. David’s clergy.
Patty Conard, 770-641-6568, email@example.com
Diane Speyrer, 404-434-7671, firstname.lastname@example.org
HomeStretch guides homeless working families with minor children in North Metro Atlanta toward increased self-reliance and stability by providing life-skills training, mentoring, and supportive housing.
Honduras Mission Team
John McKinnon, 678-294-8093, email@example.com
The Honduras Mission team provides outreach opportunities for youth and adults of St. David’s in participation of mission work in a foreign culture of great need by making trips to Tegucigalpa, Honduras to provide physical and financial support to the LAMB Institute and to support our missionary, Amanda Scott, at LAMB.
North Fulton Community Charities (NFCC)
Carol Harrison, 770-992-8650, firstname.lastname@example.org
Located on Elkins Road, NFCC operates a thrift shop, which provides goods at bargain prices to the community AND provides support for the many services of the Charities—a food bank, emergency funds, education in language, financial management, and parenting, and much more for those among us in need. St. David’s supports NFCC by collection of goods, with volunteer hours, and in contributing $10,000 annually to the NFCC special fund used primarily to help families in medical emergencies or in need because of chronic medical conditions.
Path to Shine
Judith Windsor, 404-307-8451, email@example.com
Path to Shine® is an after school program that provides mentoring and tutoring support for at-risk elementary school students. With one mentor for every two children, Path to Shine® seeks to help students graduate elementary school, while learning to make productive life choices that can lead to high school graduation.
Jan Georges, 770-993-1094, ext. 118, Jan@stdavidchurch.org
This is a lay based ministry that helps those who come to the church asking for assistance. Volunteers are in the library on Monday and Friday from 1 pm to 3 pm to greet and interview those who come for assistance.
St. Francis Guild
Peter Toy, 770-729-9983, firstname.lastname@example.org
The St. Francis Guild provides a hot lunch to day-laborers waiting for work. It is a soup kitchen on wheels as the volunteer team cooks in our Jeffords Hall kitchen and takes the meal to areas where men are waiting for work.
Ken Harris, 404-519-7572, email@example.com
The Unidad ministry focuses on creating opportunities for greater unity between members of our local Hispanic community and the at-large St. David’s community and parishioners. Over fifty (50) Volunteer position opportunities are necessary to support program activities, assistance is always needed in ESL Training, Tutoring/Mentoring, and Meal Preparation.
United Thank Offering
Jan Georges, 770-993-1094, ext. 118, firstname.lastname@example.org
The United Thank Offering is a ministry of the Episcopal Church. Through UTO, men, women, and children nurture the habit of giving thanks to God. All offerings are used to support grants for ministries at home and overseas as an outreach of the Episcopal Church.
Each of the St. David’s missions offers an opportunity for service and growth in faith with your fellow parishioners. Besides your time and talent, we need your prayers. “Everliving God, whose will it is that all should come to you through your Son Jesus Christ: Inspire our witness to him, that all may know the power of his forgiveness and the hope of his resurrection; who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever. Amen” BCP p.816