Gordon United Church participates in a number of ongoing outreach projects such as:
- Community Dinners
- Donations to help the local community
- Overseas Aid
- Messy Church
- Low cost room rentals
Examples of Outreach
- 1. Goldstream Food Bank
- 2. Our Place Society
- distributing and collecting socks and toiletries
- Christmas “Angel” gifts – The Angel Gifts program is a chance to share friendly greetings with someone in need. The Angel Gift may be the only gift that person receives. Our Place Co-ordinates the distribution of Angel Gifts.
- 3. University of Victoria Chaplaincy Multifaith Services
- Soup for Students.
- 4. Camp Pringle We also collect Canadian Tire Money for this cause.
- 5. Kairos Ecumenical Justice Initiatives such as the Blanket Exercise
- 6. A local refugee family from Syria
- 7.The United Church of Canada Mission and Service Fund
- 8. Threshold Youth Housing
- 9. Priory Worship. Our church helps with a worship service at the “Priory, Langford, an assisted living facility the third Sunday each month.
- 1. Fair Trade coffee is served at all church functions
- 2. United Church of Canada Mission and Service Fund
- 3. Compassionate Resource Warehouse
- collecting wool
- empty prescription bottle
- 4. Supporting events to raise money overseas for organizations such as the Canadian Food Grains Bank.
- 5. Canada Comforts
We are able to support these outreach events by your gifts to the church.