Project Type: Bible Study/Discipleship/Worship, Children/Youth, Evangelism/Community Outreach, Food/Clothing, Miscellaneous Construction/Maintenance
Length of Assignment: 1 week or less
1. Volunteer teams are requested to assist with community outreach events.
2. Churches within 100 miles of ARO willing to collect/bring to the ministry goods for the thrift store. Goods would include the following: gently used clothes, furniture, building supplies, appliances and household goods.
3. Food for the food pantry.
4. Paper supplies are always needed: toilet paper, paper towels, plastic bags of all sizes.
5. Socks, underwear & school supplies for children 5-16 are also needed.
6. Toys for Christmas (all ages).
7. Hygiene items.
8. Tutors are needed in reading and math at the high school level. May come for 1-2 week period anytime during the school year.
9. Volunteers to install new roof – ministry providing materials.
Appalachia Reach Out (ARO), is an established ministry in Inez, Kentucky that is reaching out to families in Martin County through a variety of programs.
Size of Teams: 20-30 preferred.
Available dates for teams to come: Contact directors for open dates.
Housing and food preparation: ARO has a bunk house and a 2 bedroom apartment that sleeps 24. Teams can cook at ARO, need to bring own food. Accommodation fee.
Cost per person (if applicable): Call for information.
Materials for Project: Teams need to provide.
Are Background Checks of Volunteers Required for this project? Call for information.
Will & Jan Ruthven, Directors
Phone: 606-298-7470 (or( 606-371-0617 (best time to call Mon-Fri 9AM-5PM)
2596 Rockcastle Road
Inez, KY 41224
Church: Louisa First Baptist Church
Association: Greenup Baptist Association