American Red Cross

Contact Information 200 Overhill Drive Suite A Mooresville, NC 28117 www.redcrosshelps.org (704)-664-4908 Agency’s Mission Statement A humanitarian organization, led by volutneers that provide relief to victims of disaster and help people prevent, prepare for, and respond to emergencies. Agency’s Goals and Programs offered to Clients/People Served The Red Cross works to keep their communities healthy and provide for the needy. They do this by providing volutneer opportunities for disasters, local disasters, office assistants, mental health, and the donation of blood. They offer CPR lessons and classes and financial aid to the poor. Everyone deserves an opportunity to live life. Impact the Agency Has Made on the Community The agency has brought knowledge and support to the community. They provide housing for families after fires . They also give support during disaster situations. They help with search/rescue and search/recovery for people in need. They provide educational sessions for children, teaching responsibility, common sense, dangerous situations, and basic aid training. Duties You Will Perform as a Volunteer File papers and help keep organization in the office Help with fundraisers including bicycle racer Teach … Continue reading

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Davis Regional Medical Center

218 Old Mocksville Rd. Statesville, NC 28625 www.davisregional.com (704) 838-7622 Mission Statement: To provide high quality, compassionate care that improves the overall health of our patients, their families, and our community. Agency’s Goals and Programs: Davis Regional Medical Center is a hospital that tends to the medical needs of the Statesville community and aims to provide equal care to all who seek help. Agency Impact on Community: Davis Regional Medical Center has impacted the community drastically by providing care for the sick and health care services since its founding. Volunteer Duties: Varies by department Assisting physical therapy department with equipment, patients, and paperwork

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Iredell Memorial Hospital

557 Brookdale Dr Statesville, NC 28677 www.iredellmemorial.org (704)-873-5661 Agency’s Mission Statement Iredell Memorial was established to provide quality health care to the citizens of Iredell County. In recent years, this mission has expanded to all contiguous counties. Iredell Memorial will maintain fiscal responsibility and function as an economically sound, responsible, nonprofit entity that develops revenue through appropriate utilization of available resources. Agency’s Goals and Programs offered to Clients/People Served Promote health preventative medicine and wellness programs for all citizens of the area served Maintain a high quality medical staff Provide high quality, cost-effective programs and services to the patients and their families Provide modern facilities, proven technology, and employees that are well trained in support of our medical staff and their patients Provide a work environment in which talented staff can develop in their profession or vocation Agency’s Impact on the Community Iredell Memorial Hospital has taken a leadership role in the provision of health care and health promotion programs for the citizens of Iredell and surrounding counties, and continues to add programs and services that support their goals of … Continue reading

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Iredell Memorial Hospital Pharmacy

557 Brookdale Dr Statesville, NC 28677 www.iredellmemorial.org (704)-873-5661 Agency’s Mission Statement Iredell Memorial Hospital’s mission is to provide quality healthcare and programs that promote health for the members of Iredell County and surrounding communities. The hospital’s leadership position will increase as it works together with board members, medical workers, and local businesses. Iredell Memorial Hospital will strive to use its funds and resources wisely to help keep healthcare costs down. Agency’s Goals and Programs offered to Clients/People Served Iredell Memorial Hospital contributes technology to their pharmacy in order to reduce medication mistakes. The medication from pharmacy reaches patients by a robotic drug distribution system. Medical staff seal barcodes on the patients’ wristbands to make sure the patients receive their correct medications at the right time. Agency’s Impact on the Community The Iredell Memorial Hospital Pharmacy has made a great impact on the surrounding community in many ways. It is  open 24 hours every day of the week with licensed pharmacists who fill prescriptions based on the patients’ doctors’ orders. The pharmacists ensure the drugs are being used properly and effectively … Continue reading

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Lowe's YMCA

Contact Information 170 Joe V. Knox Avenue Mooresville, NC 28117 www.ymcacharlotte.org (704)-716-4000 Agency’s Mission Statement “To put Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all.” Agency’s Goals and Programs Offered to Clients/People Served The Lowe’s YMCA offers an abundance of exercise programs that bring the community together. During the summertime, camps for children of all ages are offered. Childwatch is open all year round for busy parents, and exercise classes are available as well. Impact the Agency has Made on the Community This agency encourages a healthy lifestyle, community involvement, and hosts special events throughout the year. These events bring families and communities together and are an overall good time. Duties You Will Perform as a Volunteer Counselor’s assistant for preschool summer camp Look after the children, play with them, feed them etc.

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The Shepherd's Watch Ministries

133 Redemption Rd. Statesville, NC 28625 www.theshepherdswatch.org 704.876.6161 Agency Mission Statement: To help individuals grow in the saving knowledge of Jesus Christ and to prepare them for the plan God has for their lives. Agency Goals and Programs: The Shepherd’s Watch Summer Day Camp aims to provide a summer of fun activities that incorporate Christian values and ethics that will be taught and modeled each day. Agency Impact: The Shepherd’s Watch is a multi-faceted organization that hosts an environmental education program in the fall for school groups to educate on the importance of the environment. The Shepherd’s Watch is also currently becoming a Transitional to Independent living organization for foster children that will age out of the system to teach life skills and independence. Volunteer Duties: Supervising a group of children Acting as an excellent role model for children at the camp Acting as a Junior Counselor at the camp

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St. Therese Catholic Church

217 Brawley School Rd Mooresville, NC 28117 http://www.sainttherese.net (704)-664-7762 Agency’s Mission Statement St. Therese is a rapidly growing, multicultural Catholic family located in the Lake Norman area, and invigorated by a Jesuit spirituality. Our purpose is to deepen our faith and to grow ever more perfectly for the greater glory of God. We are committed to faith education for all ages and groups. We welcome and support new, present, and returning parishioners. Through on-going stewardship and active involvement, we seek to become more like a “little flower” of Jesus. Agency’s Goals and Programs offered to Clients/People Served St. Therese Catholic Church has many programs to serve the people of  Mooresville and surrounding areas. They offer, one week during the summer, vacation Bible school. Two weeks during the summer are set aside for faith formation, as well as yearlong faith formation classes. The goal is to provide a sense of community and provide for the needs of the people of Mooresville. Agency’s Impact on the Community This organization has bettered the community by providing children with good, safe summer choices. They … Continue reading

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Statesville Pregnancy Resource Center

125 N Tradd St Statesville, NC 28677 www.prcstatesville.org (704)-871-0338 Agency’s Mission Statement The Pregnancy Resource Center is a non-profit, non-denominational, non-political organization that is committed to providing information, support, and compassion to anyone facing the challenge of unintended pregnancy. Agency’s Goals and Programs offered to Clients/People Served Services include: pregnancy testing, counseling on options, referrals for community resources, abortion recovery support, parenting classes, Baby Boutique, and STD’s and health counseling. The agency’s goals are to serve with compassion, provide accurate information, and to listen to all concerns. Agency’s Impact on the Community This agency has been a place where those who are pregnant can find out information on all their options. Churches have gotten involved and there is a Life Walk, which many people in Statesville participate in. It has really been a safe place for people to learn about pregnancy. Volunteer Duties Receptionist Typing, filing, organizing Peer counseling Minding children

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West Iredell High School

213 Warrior Drive Statesville, NC 28625 http://iss.schoolwires.com/westhigh/site/default.asp (704)-873-2181 Agency’s Mission Statement West Iredell High School will rigorously challenge all students to achieve their academic potential and lead productive and rewarding lives.  We will achieve our mission with the support of our staff, parents and the community. Agency’s Goals and Programs offered to Clients/People Served West Iredell High School seeks to put the interests of students first and to foster a spirit of personal and interpersonal respect. West Iredell High School resolves to provide a positive, engaging academic atmosphere through a curriculum based on honors, Advanced Placement, visual and performing arts, vocational education, JROTC, and community college Huskins course offerings. Agency’s Impact on the Community West Iredell High School has provided educational opportunities for the community, and the school’s ABC’s test scores have increased to 76.5% in 2004-2005. Additionally, the school provides community service opportunities, athletic events, and extracurricular enrichment programs to benefit the surrounding community. Volunteer Duties Tutor students during summer school

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Williamson's Chapel UMC

575 Brawley School Rd. Mooresville, NC 28117 www.williamsonschapel.org (704) 664-3680 Mission Statement: To be the body of Christ in the world, to worship God, to proclaim the Gospel, and to minister to the needs of those in our community and in the world. Agency’s Goals and Programs: Williamson’s Chapel UMC aims to bring the non-churched to know Christ as their savior and to build people’s faith through Bible study. Services offered include worship service, Sunday school, Christian education, mission opportunities, fellowship, etc. Agency Impact on Community: Williamson’s Chapel UMC has set a Christian example for the community by regular work teams serving in the soup kitchen, pregnancy center, 5th Street Mission, Winnie Hooper Center, Serenity House, etc. They reach the world by working with other agencies like Samaritan’s Feet and Feed My Starving Children. Volunteer Duties: Performing inventory on all computer and software Researching and developing video recorded sermons available through the Internet Setting up and working on a blog for coordination with the mission teams

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