Turkey Bingo at Aspen Pointe

Thursday, November 21
5pm-6:30 p.m.
Location: 1300 Gran Crique Drive Roswell
(located in the Leasing Office)

We are looking for volunteers and donations.
For more information, contact:
Clara Herrera


Guatemala Mission
Experience 2020

Ninth grade to adults are welcome to join us to learn about serving on the mission trip to Guatemala, May 24-31, 2020. Trip cost is $1,200
for the first 25 people who sign up. For more information, contact Donna Brodsky, donna@roswellpres.org


Mexico Mission
Experience 2020

An informational Meeting will be held on
Sunday, December 1 at 12:15 p.m.

Ninth graders to adults, join us in the Loft if you are interested in serving on the mission trip to Mexico, April 4 – 11, 2020.

Cost of trip $1,150.00 (pending airfare)

Payment schedule $500.00 due January 10th
and balance due February 20th


Contact Donna Broadsy for more information
at 770-649-4524, or email donna@roswellpres.org


Help our Groveway
neighbors to receive
their GEDs

Our Seniors at Groveway are interested in getting their GED’s.We are looking for volunteer tutors in math, social studies, language arts and computer skills. Interested?Contact Clara Herrera at clara@roswellpres.org.


Family Promise

Save the date for Family Promise December 8-15
Volunteer opportunities coming soon. Roswell Presbyterian Church partners with Family Promise to provide emergency shelter and viable solutions for families with children who are facing a housing crisis.


Local Opportunities

North Fulton Community Charities (NFCC)


Food Pantry Needs of NFCC

These items are needed most:canned tuna chicken and meat, cereal and oatmeal, dried beans 1 lb bag, all types of pasta, pasta sauce, tomato sauce, tomato paste, meals in can, jelly/peanut butter, mac n cheese, flavored rice/pasta, ramen noodle packs, canned beans, black beans, refried beans, garbanzo. All toiletries; toothpaste, shampoo, soap, etc. families can not use food stamps for these so the need is high. 

Not needed: Green beans, corn, peas, soups, pumpkin, gravy, white beans and kidney beans

Please place these items in the bins outside the church office or you may drop them directly at NFCC at 11270 Elkins Road, Roswell

North Fulton Community Charities (NFCC) is the primary human services agency for residents in North Fulton County. NFCC has a client choice panty; their clients go to the computers in their lobby and choose the food their family needs so this is a list of the current NFCC needs. 

Location: 11270 Elkins RD, Roswell, GA 30076

Donna Brodsky,
Ministry Assistant for Mission Outreach

Dr. Clara Herrera,
Director of Neighborhood Action

The Drake House

Would you like to walk alongside a Drake House mom, or one of her children, while they reside at The Drake House?

This personal relationship provides support and encouragement during the family’s stay. Male and female advocates are needed for children ages 5-18, as well as female mom advocates.

If interested please complete the volunteer application at www.thedrakehouse.org and RSVP for Advocate training.  dberry@thedrakehouse.org.

The items that are in strong need currently at the Drake House are the following:
hand sanitizer, umbrellas, salt and pepper picnic shakers( found at the Dollar Tree), ziplock freezer quart bags, paper towels, coffee filters, size 5 and 6 disposable diapers, children's toothpaste, and tall kitchen bags.
If you would like to donate items please label them Drake House and put them in the bins outside the church office.

The Drake House After School Program is in need of Volunteers
The Drake House after school program is in need of male tutors, from 2:30-4:30 or 4:30-6:30 Monday-Friday.

If you are interested fill out the volunteer application or contact Nooshin Nadle

The Drake House provides short-term crisis housing, education and empowerment programs for homeless single mothers and their children in North Fulton. Immediate  housing combined with an empowerment program are designed to provide stability for the children and assist the family in working toward housing self sufficiency.

Location: 10500 Clara Drive, Roswell GA 30075

Family Promise


Save the date!
If you are not able to help out with hosting Family Promise this year you will have one more opportunity December 8-December 15

Do you have questions about Family Promise?
Contact Theresa Merritt tmerritt@cmccpas.com

Visit the Family Promise website


HomeStretch needs volunteers for their front office for several shifts either once a week or every other week. They also need a financial volunteer to support their financial manager directly once or twice a week. If you are interested in volunteering with HomeStretch, contact Athea King at AtheaKing@homestretch.org

1. Program Material Preparation
Spend some time in the HomeStretch office assisting the Program Director by updating and assembling New Family Welcome Books and Mentor Training Manuals. Schedule is flexible. 

2. Office Assistance
Volunteers are needed to staff the reception area, organize supplies and archive files. This is generally an on-going commitment a few hours each week but one-time help is also needed. 

3. Data Entry Assistance
Help the HomeStretch staff enter data into their internal systems. Training provided and the work is simple for anyone comfortable using a computer. Schedule is flexible.

4. Event Committee Member
Join the group of staff and volunteers who plan the Road Race held in March. Many roles are available to suit any time and talent you have.

To volunteer for one of the opportunities listed contact: Susan Busch, or Donna Brodsky

HomeStretch is looking for a weekly volunteer to help the Facilities Staff with furniture donation pick-ups. This individual needs to be able to lift heavy and awkwardly shaped items.

Please contact Laura Zimmerman at HomeStretch for more details.
Call 770-642-9185 ext. 120 or email lzimmerman@homestretch.org .

HomeStretch guides homeless families toward permanent housing and lasting stability. We help families achieve: Stable Finances, Stable Employment, Stable Families, Stable Housing.
Location: 89 Grove Way Roswell, GA 30075

Groveway Community

The Learning Center needs donations for their after-school program. Including; individual size snacks, small juice boxes and water, gently used Legos, interlocking blocks, and snap-together toys. Label donations “NAM” and place in the blue bins outside the Church Office.

The Learning Center
Time: 3:00 to 4:00 p.m
When: Tuesdays
What: Homework helpers for elementary students

Senior Citizens Day
10:30 to 1:00 p.m.
When: 3rd Sunday of each month

Location: 199 Groveway Roswell
(Community Room)

To volunteer at any of these locations please contact:

Dr. Clara Herrera,
Director of Neighborhood Action

Donna Brodsky,
Ministry Assistant for Mission Outreach

River Crossing

English Classes
Time: 10:00 - 11:30 a.m
When: Wednesdays
What: Teach English to residents.

Location: 1450 Raintree Way Roswell
(Leasing Office)

To volunteer at this location please contact:

Dr. Clara Herrera,
Director of Neighborhood Action

Donna Brodsky,
Ministry Assistant for Mission Outreach

Aspen Pointe Community

Calling All Chess Players!

Would you like to share your talents by coaching chess on a weekly basis?  The students from Aspen Pointe meet Thursdays from 3-4 p.m. to play chess and more coaches are needed. They are enthusiastic learners! Contact Clara Herrera for more information at clara@roswellpres.org or 770-649-4535

Location: 1300 Gran Crique Drive Roswell
(Located in leasing office)

Chess Club
Time: 3:00 to 4:00 p.m.
When: Thursdays
What: Leaders to teach the game of critical thinking

SSOC (Students Serving Our Community)
Time: 4:30 to 6:00 p.m.

When: Thursdays
What: Middle School and High School mentors

Location: 1300 Gran Crique Drive Roswell
(Located in leasing office)

To volunteer at any of these events please contact:

Donna Brodsky,
Ministry Assistant for Mission Outreach

Dr. Clara Herrera,
Director of Neighborhood Action

Habitat for Humanity

Habitat for Humanity Build Dates

We had a great fall Habitat build, our next build dates will be posted here in a few weeks.

Donna Brodsky,
Ministry Assistant for Mission Outreach

The 2020 Guatemala
Scholarship Fund

Thanks to the generosity of many, the RPC Guatemala scholarship program has grown over the years from serving one student in 2001 to 169 students in 2019. It is our prayer that you will join us in this effort in Guatemala!



The Lane Alderman
Scholarship Recipients

Gladys Karina Lazo-Arias, Daphne Charles,
and Noshafreen Rahimi.


For more information, contact: 


Mission Outreach
Neighborhood Action Ministry
Mission Partners
Mission Outreach Blog