Mission Partners

Local Mission Partners

Click the title links to learn more about each organization or partnership. 

CanCare

CanCare is a network of trained volunteers including cancer survivors, family members of cancer survivors and medical professionals who provide one-on-one, long-term emotional and spiritual support from trained volunteers who have experienced and survived the same cancer diagnosis or who have been caregivers to someone who has.  APC is a covenant partner with CanCare. APC Mission Contact - Lois White

The Drake House

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A transitional ministry to homeless mothers with children, The Drake House offers support for up to 60-90 days for a transition to a more long-term situation. APC Mission Contact - Sheryl Wentworth 

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Family Promise of North Fulton/DeKalb, is a nonprofit network of interfaith organizations working together to end homelessness, one family at a time. Host churches provide temporary assistance, hospitality, and case management for families with children who are experiencing homelessness. APC Mission Contact - Yvonne Chrimes

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Our Food For All mission is an ongoing food drive that benefits North Fulton Community Charities and The Place of Forsyth. Bring one non-perishable food item each time you come to APC, watch how this simple act, multiplied by the hundreds of people who visit APC each week, can feed a multitude.

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Foster Care Support provides assistance to foster care families by enabling foster families to meet the needs of their foster children through community-based resources and education programs.
 
Join APC on the last Tuesday of each month for a morning of volunteering at FCSF. Our team carpools from APC in the morning and we stop to enjoy lunch and fellowship before returning in the early afternoon. APC Mission Contact - Marianna Raffensperger

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NFCC provides emergency assistance to North Fulton residents by connecting the resources of the community with the evolving needs of people in the area. They compassionately offers dignity and hope to North Fulton families and individuals in need. APC Mission Contact - Nancy Melcher 

Open Door ShelterImage

The Open Door Community is a residential Christian community in Atlanta where volunteers respond to the immediate needs of the homeless. Services at the center include breakfast and lunch, showers and changes of clothes, a free medical clinic and worship services.

The Place of ForsythImage

The Place is a nonprofit Social Service Organization serving Forsyth County families with emergency basic needs in difficult times. They listen compassionately to those deprived of basic needs, and together with them, find creative ways to alleviate their suffering. APC Mission Contact - Eva Wardrup

Whiz Kids

Whiz Kids Tutoring is a mission of APC, reaching out into the community in the spirit of Christ’s love. These volunteer tutors work with children who benefit from one-on-one help in reading, writing and math. They provide children with the personal attention sometimes needed to give them confidence in their ability to succeed. APC Mission Contact - Sue White
 

Worldwide Mission Partners

La Gonave Haiti Partnership

Via the La Gonave Haiti Partnership, APC has a sister church and school by the name of Holy Innocents in the rural community of Ticotelette. Through a "ministry of presence" and community development partnership between the people on the Island of La Gonave, the Episcopal Diocese of Haiti and United States partners, we work together on education, healthcare, nutrition (including a school lunch program), agriculture, water and economic opportunity. APC Mission Contact - Sydney Schneider

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Habitat Aid Initiative has given hope to the voiceless and disenfranchised people living in Western Kenya. Through the work of Habitat Aid Initiative, the disenfranchised are provided effective, sustainable, and long-term solutions that empower human beings to live in dignity with respect. APC Mission Contact - Walter Dean

Presbytery Mission Opportunities

 

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The BSA is one of the nation's largest values-based youth development organizations. They provides a program for young people that builds character, trains them in the responsibilities of participating citizenship, and develops personal fitness.
Click here for Boy Scouts.
Click here for Cub Scouts.
 

Girl Scouts of America

Girl Scouting is for every girl, everywhere - where today's girls can become tomorrow's leaders. In Girl Scouts, girls find a safe place to grow and share new experiences, learn to relate to others, develop values, and contribute to society. Currently APC hosts Girl Scout Troop 11746 and Brownie/Daisy Troup 14459.