Greenhouse Ministries to Host ReCYCLE Bike Repair Event
Wednesday, May 10, 2017 1:57 pm
Greenhouse Ministries is hosting their annual ReCYCLE Bike Repair Event on June 3rd from 9-12. Julie Young with Greenhouse tells NewsRadio WGNS it will be held at their Spring Street facility, in the back yard area...
Hand Up High Ministries will be DJ-ing the event and Greenhouse Ministries will have door prizes for those who attend.
If you are able to repair bicycles and are interested in volunteering, please reach out to Rachel Young at Rachel.firstname.lastname@example.org. If you are in need of a bicycle repair, you do not need to sign up to receive services, you are welcome to show up the day of.
Greenhouse Ministries Director of Peer Counseling, Mike Dugan, says he is looking forward to the community event.
"At Greenhouse Ministries we want to minister to every aspect of a person's life," Dugan said. "By keeping people mobile on their bikes, we're not only providing exercise and recreation, but we're helping provide transportation that can mean the difference between having a job and not having one. We love being ambassadors of the love of Jesus-sometimes that's in the form of keeping people rolling!"
Greenhouse Ministries is faith based nonprofit with the mission to through local volunteers, provide relational services that are designed to inspire, give hope and change lives. Greenhouse Ministries offers to help, educate and connect. Greenhouse helps by providing food, clothes, toiletries, household items, legal clinic, nursing clinic, and much more. Greenhouse educates by offering classes from budgeting to GED tutoring. Greenhouse connects by connecting clients with jobs, housing and other resources to walk through life. Greenhouse was co-founded by Cliff and Jane Sharp in 1999 after the couple worked for the local pregnancy center and had a calling to serve those in need. Seventeen years later, Greenhouse Ministries has thrived and acquires donations of food, furniture and clothing every day, and every day the organization provides those items for individuals and families in need. Built on Christian principles, the motto of Greenhouse is "planting hope in the 'Boro," and the organization strives to help clients go from needing to giving back.