Youth Service Opportunities

Check out all of our ongoing and special service projects that your student can get involved in here at First Church. No need to be a church member to be involved! If you have any questions, please contact our Youth Minister to find out more information. Click on any registration for more details about individual opportunities!

Coming Soon: Findley CLC Math Night

Middle and High School volunteers will have the opportunity to serve the students and families of Findley Community Learning Center in Akron at their annual Math night on March 30th! From face painting to helping facilitate activities that engage the math skills of students – Findley Math Night is a great opportunity to serve!

Gennesaret Inc. Soup Kitchen, Akron OH

On the first Saturday of each month, join us in prepping meals and stocking the food pantry at Gennesaret Inc. in Akron! This ongoing opportunity is a great way to kick off the weekend serving and is open to High School and Middle School students. Expect to arrive at 8:30 in the morning and serve until around noon. Click below to register!

Cook a Meal for Grace House

One of our newest ongoing service opportunities! Cooking a meal for Grace House in Akron is a great way to directly serve those in need. Grace House is a home for indigent, homeless, and abandoned individuals who are transitioning to the end of their lives. A meal offers a simple way for our families to offer love to their neighbor.

Appalachia Service Project High School Mission Trip

ASP is our longest running service opportunity! Open to all High Schoolers and invited adults – this annual mission trip offers participants a transformational week of service to the people of the Appalachia region. Projects can range from replacing a roof to painting a kitchen. Students come away with memories that influence how they see others forever.