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November 17, 2018, 7am to 9:30am

Migrant Worker’s Lunch

Prepare lunches, distribute meals, and build relationships with immigrant workers in North County. 3rd Saturday of every month 7 to 8:30am: Make sandwiches and pack lunch bags 8:30 to 9:30am: Pray, then go on routes to deliver lunches  

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November 17, 2018, 8:30 am - 3:00 pm

Understanding Culture and Worldviews Workshop

This 6-hour workshop is designed for people volunteering with refugees, immigrants, or going on mission trips. This investment in learning will help you to understand your own worldview, build competencies to understand others’ worldviews better, and hand you tools for fruitful and effective interaction, no matter the setting. Following this workshop, you will be able to:…

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November 17, 2018, 8:00am - 12:00pm

Capri Elementary Gardening Project

Join other volunteers at Capri Elementary School to help rebuild garden beds and beautify their campus. This will be a work day involving weeding, planting, harvesting, and other needed garden projects.

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The Family Welcome Center is an organization that exists to serve the refugee and newcomer population in the city of El Cajon and beyond.   On November 17th, the Family Welcome Center is hosting a Thanksgiving meal for Syrian and Iraqi families that are served in their area.  Volunteers are needed to assist in set…

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November 19, 2018, Deliver by November 19th

Thanksgiving Boxes

Give a family who is transitioning out of homelessness the experience of joy and pride in making their own home-cooked Thanksgiving meal. Provide a box or basket filled with non-perishable food items so that families at Solutions for Change can create a meal to be enjoyed and remembered all year. Boxes must be delivered by…

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