Making a Difference
Crisis Control Ministry needs 75-100 volunteers each day. Jobs of all skill levels and interests are available at both the Winston-Salem and Kernersville locations. Please come for a tour to see if there is a position that is just right for you! See our volunteer page for details.
Fall Newsletter Reports on the Healthy Eating Initiative
Last July, Crisis Control Ministry joined with the Cooperative Extension Service of Forsyth County and Grace Presbyterian Church to begin the Healthy Eating Initiative with the support of a United Way Place Matters Grant. Page one of this newsletter brings you up to date on the successes of this program. Click here for further details and to read about many other current news items from Crisis Control.
So far in 2017, 412 Poverty Simulation participants have spent an hour facing the challenges of a person in poverty. At the end of the simulation, when asked for one word to describe their experience, they say stressful, overwhelming, and opinion-changing. Learn more about the Poverty Simulations under Advocacy on the above menu.
Shmedfest: A Rockin’ Good Family Event August 26
End the summer by joining us at Kernersville’s Triad Park for a fun day of live music, games, food and events for the whole family. Festivities begin at 4:00 PM and will run until 10:00 PM. Bring your lawn chairs or blanket and settle in for a fun time.The event is free but please register here so we will know how many are coming.