Day of Caring

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Day Of Caring

New Hope Presbyterian Church's 7th annual Day of Caring will be held Sunday, September 16, 2018.  

Over 25 organizations throughout Hamilton and Marion County will be served by over 300 volunteers.

Regular church services are not held that day.  

Sign-ups will begin Sunday, August 12th at church after both services.  Look for the Day of Caring table in the hallway or sign up on this page starting the same day. 

If you have any questions, please contact Mark Thacker by email or by phone at 317-727-8611.

Instructions:  1) Review available projects, 2) complete registration form, 3) click SUBMIT 

Prior to Day of Caring 
Org. # Organizations Open Spots Activity Min Age
1 Unavailable on Day of Caring 15 Bake cookies, supply food for projects (Any time week prior to DOC) None
2 St Vincent House  0 Prepare dinner for 30 guests and prepare breakfast for the next morning, in addition to sharing fellowship.  The group will collect and donate items from their Wish List to help stock their pantries (Sept. 14 from 4:00pm - 8:30pm) 10
Day of Caring  (Sunday, September 16 from 9:00am - 1:00pm)
Org. # Organizations Open Spots Activity Min Age
3 Fire/Police Department Gratitude Basket Team 0 Bake cookies, deliver to local fire and police stations None
4 Media Team 1 Take pictures and videos of different projects None
5 Child Care/make placemats for Kairos 15 Childcare adults are already in place - this "project" is here only for children ages birth to 6 years old None
6 SAWS #1 4 Ramp construction 12
7 SAWS #2 6 Ramp construction 12
8 Megan S. Ott Foundation 6 Make soft, fleece blankets 8
9 Thrive360  0 Assemble meal packs 6
10 St. Vincent Kids 0 Make fleece blankets 5
11 Hoosier Veterans Assistance Foundation - Manchester 0 Provide breakfast for veterans None
12 Hoosier Veterans Assistance Foundation - Warman Woods  0 Provide breakfast for veterans None
13 Josie's Impact 0 Make little keychains or bracelets for parents who lost a child in the NICU, in addition to snack bags and cards. 10
14 Two Dog Mission 0 Prepare, package and deliver meals for homeless in downtown Indianapolis.  Project will last until about 3:00pm. Must be able to walk 2 miles. None
15 Good Samaritan 0 Sort clothing, toys for Christmas 4
16 Alternatives 0 Cook out, games, art and craft projects None
17 Exodus Refugee (organization) 5 Organizing the Exodus Refugee offices. 13
18 Ronald McDonald House 0 Serve 20-30 people breakfast.  Breakfast is from 8:30am - 9:30am 16
19 Wes Shealey 0 Indoor and outdoor projects 8
20 Reiff's 6 installing a headboard in the master bedroom, removing shelf brackets in the laundry room and installing drywall in the basement. 16
21 Exodus Family 2 Ride the bus with the family to help them learn how to navigate the bus system to make it to the Exodus offices and back. Also walk with them to the Nora Branch library (short walk) to sign them up for a library card, check out some books and practice some English along the way.  13
22 Westminster Village North 0 5 people to be in Ironwood (Memory Care unit) and 5 people to deliver snacks in the other Assisted Living units. 12
23 Prairie Lakes 0 Visit retirement home None
24 Prevail 8 Paint 1 or 2 offices and build a couple of 4x8 whiteboards 16
25 Food4Souls/Missional Community 0 Serve dinner, play games with guests and perform beautification projects at Gladstone Apartments  15
26 Habitat for Humanity 0 Make door wreaths for new homeowners 16
27 Brandywine Creek Farms 3 Work in the gardens None
28 Craig Family 3 Mow yard, landscape, mulch 8
29 Pottorff Family 0 Clean gutters, cut down dead tree limbs, haul misc items including extra siding, wood and trash to the dump that is nearby (need someone with a truck), power wash their aluminum siding on house, spray or pull weeds in driveway, trim weeds  6
DOC Registration Form

REQUIRED FIELD - select only one project from this list of current projects that still need volunteers.

Please enter a second DOC Project, in case your first choice is no longer available.


REQUIRED FIELD. If you don't have a cell phone, please enter the best number to contact you

Volunteer #1 - New for 2018 are Dri-Fit DOC T-shirts - please select your size:


If you don't have a cell phone, please enter the best number to contact you

Volunteer #2 - New for 2018 are Dri-Fit DOC T-shirts - please select your size:

Please info for all additional volunteers below including their name, cell phone, E-Mail and T-Shirt size

Sunday Services - 9:00 & 10:30 AM

A Presbyterian Church at 126th & Brooks School Rd

• P 317.842.5171

12550 Brooks School Rd. • Fishers, IN • 46037