There are several ways individuals, churches and organizations can participate at Delta Hands for Hope. One key component to our missions philosophy is our partnerships. We are committed to real partnership, which is always reciprocal. Within the Delta Hands for Hope partnership, we emphasize the dignity of all individuals and recognize the strengths and gifts God has given all of us. Because of this, Delta Hands for Hope wants to match strengths to strengths. How can you or your church/organization use your strengths to empower Delta Hands for Hope, and likewise, how can Delta Hands for Hope use our strengths to empower you or your church/organization? Here are some ways we try to answer those questions.
You can also get involved with Delta Hands for Hope by making a financial contribution (either a one-time contribution or regularly planned contribution) to our general budget. All of our program and organization costs come from our general budget. If you would like to make a designated contribution, you can e-mail or call us so that we can find a way for you to make a meaningful contribution to Delta Hands for Hope.
If you are reading this, please know that we are praying for you. We are praying for our presence in your life and your presence in ours. We are asking God how we may be helpful and encouraging for you and we are asking God how you may be helpful and encouraging to us. We are also asking you to pray for Delta Hands for Hope. Pray for the children and youth in Shaw, Mississippi. Pray for their education, health, and relationship with God. Pray for our ministries to our gifted children and youth in Shaw, MS. Pray for all the adults in our town who volunteer every day to make a difference in our kid’s lives. Pray for the individuals, churches and other organizations that come to Shaw and work with our leaders to make our town a great place for children and youth. Pray for your involvement with Delta Hands for Hope. How is God calling you to work with us?
We have been so blessed by so many churches over the past couple of years, who have come to Shaw on a mission trip. These churches have partnered with our local churches to offer VBS camps for the town, hosted town-wide carnivals, worked with our partner Tutoring Center, worked with locals in beautification projects, and provided technical skills in light construction. If you are considering a mission trip, please consider Delta Hands for Hope.
Student.Go is a missions program of the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship that provides paid opportunities for college students to serve with CBF field personnel and ministry partners, like Delta Hands for Hope, for a summer or semester. During this time, students will live out CBF Global Missions commitments--cultivating beloved community, bearing witness to Jesus Christ and seeking transformational development. For more information on how to how to serve with Delta Hands for Hope through student.go, visit http://www.cbf.net/cbf.net/studentdotgo .
The following are items that Delta Hands for Hope would like donated. If you would like to donate any of these items, please contact us for a time for pick-up or drop-off.
- Pine-sol (for mopping the floors)
- Toilet cleaner
- Dishsoap (hand-wash, not dishwasher)
- liquid hand soap
- toilet paper
- paper towels
- loose-leaf notebook paper
- hole puncher
- poster boards (all colors)
- copy paper (white)
- contractor 45 gal trash bags
- foos ball table
- air hockey table
- pool table