Posted on 26 February 2015.
An elevation of the proposed Neighborhood Care Center. Click to go to the project page on the town website.
By JONATHAN COX
Grace Covenant Church is planning to renovate and convert a home at 19711 Smith Circle as a community center – called the CARE Center – to provide job help and other services to Cornelius families. The new center may open as early as this fall.
Grace Covenant’s pastor, the Rev. Farrell Lemings, said the CARE Center reflects a change in the church’s philosophy toward service.
“The church has said you come here and we’ll help you. We’ve had the model wrong. It’s not about you coming here, it’s about us going out and meeting the need,” Lemings said. Read the full story
Posted in Church news, Nonprofit news, Planning & Development
Posted on 24 February 2015.
Posted in Fund-raisers, local food, News, Nonprofit news
Posted on 21 February 2015.
US Sen Thom Tillis (R-North Carolina) offers a handshake to another guest at Saturday’s North Mecklenburg Rotary Pancake Breakfast at Bethel Presbyterian Church. (James Sanders photo)
Hundreds turned out for the North Mecklenburg Rotary’s annual Pancake Breakfast on Saturday morning at Bethel Presbyterian Church. The event is one of the club’s biggest fundraisers, supporting club charity projects.
This year’s event was dedicated to the memory of longtime member and volunteer Sam Wilson, who died last September at age 71.
North Mecklenburg Rotary website
Posted in Bethel Church Road, Fund-raisers, Photo of the Day
Posted on 02 February 2015.
Posted in Fund-raisers