We would like to apologize for the long time since we last posted updates! We've been so busy, things like this get put on the back burner, to simmer for, well, a year! Last summer was packed with amazing things as we embarked on a new adventure called Freedom School. Freedom School is a program… Continue reading Been a While!
Spring is here! Flowers are blooming, kids are playing outside, and things are slowly starting to get back to normal for us (although we do have a new "normal" with an infant in the house!). Throughout April, we'll be collecting books for our Children's Day/Book Day (El Día De Los Niños/El Día De Los Libros)… Continue reading It’s Spring! New Opportunities to Partner With Us!
We've had a very busy winter this year! As usual, we are heavily involved in the City With Dwellings Winter Emergency Overflow Shelter. And despite the unseasonably warm weather, we have a little over a month left with the shelter, and could definitely use your help! Click the link to sign up to volunteer or donate. Second,… Continue reading A Winter-ish Update!
Each year, we help provide a complete Thanksgiving meal to several of our neighbors who could use some help during the holiday. But we can't do it without you! Please help us provide a great meal for these families by donating some of the food we need and/or joining us to cook the food! … Continue reading Thanksgiving Meals for Our Neighbors!
This year's Festival of Shelters will be from the night of October 16th through the morning of October 23rd. We are going back to Winston Square park on Marshall Street. Lots of great things are planned for each evening. Please keep an eye out on our Facebook Event Page for details. If you would like to… Continue reading Festival of Shelters (Sukkot) 2016
Dear Friends: as many of you know, we are always busy. Doing the work that we do is very time consuming. So we're asking for a bit of help. For years, AP has done neighborhood meals on Monday evenings before our worship time together. We find this to be a very important part of what… Continue reading Partner With Us on Mondays!
#Sukkot2015 September 28 - October 4 (AM): Each night People of Goodwill will camp--downtown on First Presbyterian Church’s Campus--in solidarity with those without a home in Winston-Salem. In the mornings we will transition to Winston Square Park for an exciting and compassionate day of education, outreach, and hospitality. Remembrance In Solidarity Evening Events at Sukkot, 6:30 -… Continue reading Festival of Shelters: 2015
It's our annual block party for all of our Sunnyside neighbors August 15, 4-7pm! It's a great time to: HUGE Flea Market / Farmers Market; Meet the neighbors; Make Crafts; Listen to great LIVE music (?bluegrass, Americana?); Eat delicious FOOD; Play fantastic games, and Have FUN! You will have an AWESOME time! We also give… Continue reading All Good Things in the Neighborhood 2015