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Freeda Harris Center

Elkhorn City, KY


Posted:  01/05/2018

Project Type: 
Backyard Bible Club/VBS, Block Party, Children/Youth, Creative Ministry/Drama, Evangelism/Community Outreach, Food/Clothing, Home Repair/Renovation, Resource Needs

Length of Assignment:  1 week or less


Assistance with food, toys (if used, must be in good repair), school supplies, coats, hygiene items, bedding, household cleaning and paper products.

They can also use teams to help with sports camps, VBS, hollow parties and home repair.

Ministry Description:
Freeda Harris Baptist Ministry Center assists families in the extreme southeast area of Kentucky. Annually they help over 1,400 children with Christmas toys and school supplies. They also assist families with food.

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Size of Teams: No more than 25, preferably 15-20.

Housing and food preparation:
Teams may stay in motel but most stay at the center. Must bring sleeping bags, cots or air mattresses. May cook meals in the kitchen at the center. Need to provide own food and paper products.

Cost Per Person (if applicable): Call for information.

Materials for Project: Teams need to bring materials for home repairs and teaching materials for children’s events

Are Background Checks of Volunteers Required for this project? Call for information.

Greg and Alice Whitetree, Directors
Phone:  606-754-7414

Physical Address:
6846 Marrowbone Creek Road 
Elkhorn City, KY 41522

Church:  Hellier Baptist Church
Association:  Pike Baptist Association