Social Justice Committee

ECOMONIC JUSTIC – IHN: Join us for the IHN Volunteer Potluck Sunday October 27th, downstairs in the RE Commons, right after the service. 

Do you want to know more about helping the Homeless in Greenville?  Guest speaker Nicole Zeiset, from United Ministries, will be educating us on the homeless landscape of Greenville and revealing Exciting new opportunities in their Homeless Outreach. 

All IHN Volunteers are strongly encouraged to attend. Bring a dish to share and we will see you there!

For more information contact Lesley Lindstedt at 864-322-3018 or les.lind@zoho.com

ROWLAND MCFERRIN HOUSE  – Please sign up to water the 4 trees that were planted last Fall. To help, sign up at SignUpGenius – Mobile.

John Melson is looking for someone with a truck or trailer and 2-3 volunteers to help haul debris from RHM to the dump or recycling center. Please contact him at 864-907-4237 or email johntmelson@outlook.com

HABITAT FOR HUMANITY Volunteers will be at the GUUF Group Build (Habitat for Humanity) October 19 & November 23.  

PAT’S PANTRY – Urgent need of supplies for our local food banks! In particular peanut butter, canned meat, tuna, canned spaghetti (any kind) and hearty soups (NO EXPIRED PRODUCTS PLEASE).  All types of toiletries, bath tissue, baby food, paper towels and dish soap too. Bring an item, or two, in your car when you come to service and drop it in the red cart – we need your help! 

ENVIRONMENTAL JUSTICE  – The Climate Reality Project South Carolina Upstate Chapter will hold their monthly meeting on Monday, October 21st at 6 pm at The Community Tap, 17 Wade Hampton Blvd. Rick Joye, Founder of Sustaining Way, is their guest speaker. Climate Reality Project’s goal mission is to find local solutions to the climate crisis. Agenda topics include working to get the Greenville City Council to commit to fully renewable energy for the city, and reduce the tax burden on its citizens.  

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