Helping Hands 

A Virginia Conference Children’s Mission Event

Helping Hands is an exciting two-day mission experience for children (rising 4th through 6th Graders) offered to all member churches of
the Virginia Conference of the United Methodist Church

2020 Events

Location: Windsor Hills UMC,  3591 Windsor Rd SW, Roanoke, VA 24018-2047
Dates: July 23-24, 2020
More information will be available soon.

Location:  Woodlake UMC, 15640 Hampton Park Dr, Chesterfield, VA 23832
Dates:  August 6-7, 2020
As of March 26, 2020, this event was canceled.

Possible Hands-On and Workshop
Experiences Include:
Painting * Planting * Window Washing * Visiting Veterans Hospital * Loving Animals * Feeding People * Yard Work * Playing Games with Elderly * Washing Wheelchairs * Delivering Needed Supplies * Making Meal for First Responders * Singing * Sorting at Thrift Store * Playing with Kids
WORSHIP !  Making New Friends !

Each church is responsible for bringing their own chaperones.


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Background photos courtesy of VDOT.

The Virginia Conference of The United Methodist Church
10330 Staples Mill Road, Glen Allen, VA 23060
P.O. Box 5606, Glen Allen, VA 23058-5606
(804) 521-1100
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