First Saturday Workday: Garfield Community Farm, Open Hand Ministries, Valley View Food Bank

This is a reminder that our  MAY “First Sat.” workday will held on Sat., May 4th

Tentatively scheduled project sites:
1) Open Hand Ministries: Sheridan Ave.
2) Garfield Community Farm: sheet mulching, garden reshaping, bio-shelter construction, (weather permitting), etc.

3) If you want to help at the food bank feel free to join us for prayer and then head there, OR head straight there as they begin earlier.

Unless notified otherwise:
– Workdays begin at 9am and conclude at 3pm.
– We meet in the morning at the Garfield Community Farm site @ the corner of Cornwall & Wyclow, Pittsburgh, PA 15206
– Please make arrangements for lunch.
– Please bring refillable water bottles, dress for the weather, & wear clothes appropriate for construction/farming labor.
– All tools, materials, and equipment will be provided. Volunteers are free to bring thier own gloves & eye protection.

As always, if you have any questions or would like any addtl. information, please feel free to contact us.

Life Group

Wednesdays at 6:30 p.m.

Life Group meets every Wednesday at 6:30 PM at 5510 Stanton Avenue, Apt. #3 (seven houses down from the Union Project) for Dinner, Bible Study/Worship, Prayer, and Fellowship. This is a casual, co-ed group with a “come when you can” attendance. It’s a good place to build relationships and to invite people who are spiritual seekers. We have a rotating facilitator for the Bible study. All are welcome! Email Joni at wonderjl(at) for more info.

Food Bank at Valley View

Food Pantry is usually held on the first Saturday of each month. However, there may be changes to this schedule. Please verify with Chad that the VV food pantry will indeed be on this date if you plan to show up to volunteer.

@ Valley View Church (601 N. Aiken Ave.)

Please email Chad if you have questions (, but feel free to just show up!