Heritage UMC mission teams reach out to the community in service and love. As the hands and feet of Jesus, our teams turn service into action. Donations to mission projects can be made through Heritage UMC (make a memo on your donation specifying mission).
This ministry feeds hundreds of people each week, and Heritage members serve on the fourth Saturday of each month. Other ways to serve: Food for Families Distribution (Thursday: 11 a.m.-1 p.m.; Saturday: 11 a.m.-1 p.m.); Wednesday Night Meal (4:30-7 p.m.). Contact: Glenda Fort (434) 426-0650.
Helping Hands Clothing Closet
Bethlehem Lutheran Church heads this clothing ministry. Help is needed to organize and sort clothing every six to eight weeks. Contact: Gwen Natyzak
Timberlake Emergency Assistance Ministry (TEAM)
The TEAM Pantry distributes food to community members in need. Every seven weeks Heritage members are available to do the distribution. Contact: Beth McCoy
Heritage serves a monthly meal for this addiction recovery program. Contact: David & Teresa Carter
Churches for Urban Ministry
Heritage members take part in a tutoring program for elementary students every Monday and Wednesday afternoon. This ministry also runs a food pantry, mentoring program, community garden and summer camp. Contact: Chris Davis
Meals on Wheels
Heritage members are part of this national organization dedicated to addressing senior hunger and isolation. Volunteers deliver meals to neighbors in the community. Contact: HUMC Church Office