DIRECTOR - MICHELLE ARREDONDO
BOARD PRESIDENT - STEVE WEISS
VICE PRESIDENT - GENE ALAURA
TREASURER - TONYA THOMAS
SECRETARY - KATHI COTTERILL
TO PROVIDE FOOD TO PEOPLE IN NEED AS THEY STRIVE TO INCREASE SELF-SUFFICIENCY. TO SERVE AS A COMMUNITY RESOURCE FOR OTHER MEANS OF ASSISTANCE, LITERACY, TRAINING, HOUSEHOLD GOODS, CLOTHING AND SUPPORT FOR PEOPLE IN CRISIS.
A Christian-based crisis assistance center.
A project of Goose Creek Clergy Association.
Trident United Way Funding Partner.
A Goose Creek community resource since 1989.
Distributed in excess of 450,000 meals to date.
IRS 501 Section (C) (3) Non-Profit Organization.
ABOUT HELPING HANDS OF GOOSE CREEK:
Helping Hands of Goose Creek opened the food pantry in 1989 to distribute emergency food to families in crisis situations. Helping Hands volunteers and its client friendly center has been in continuous operation since its inception. Services have varied at the center. Special assistance client projects, including a clients-choice selection of food and client hands-on budget training program (budget training conducted by Trident Literacy Association - TLA assists in GED preparation, and conducts computer training courses to help our clients improve and enhance their employment opportunities)
Food distribution by our friendly volunteers remains the primary focus of Helping Hands.
HOW CAN YOU HELP:
Pray for our continued success
Pray for our clients
Provide Financial Support
Work as a volunteer at Helping Hands
Serve as a Board member
Assist with pick-up and delivery
Conduct a food drive
Be a regular donor
Provide your special skills
Organize a fund raiser
Donate needed equipment/supplies
Become a sponsoring business/organization
Member - Organization Churches
Doanations from private individuals, business', grants and organizations
SUPPORTING MEMBER - ORGANIZATION CHURCHES
Calvary Church of The Nazarene
Calvery Church of God in Christ
Crowfield Baptist Church
First Baptist of Goose Creek
Goose Creek United Methodist Church
Harbor Lake Baptist
Immaculate Conception Catholic Church
Metro North Presbyterian
Naval Weapons Station
New Life Christian Fellowship
St. James United Methodist
St. Mary's Episcopal
St. Timothy's Lutheran
Trinity Missionary Baptist