Follow Us:The CRC is hosting their first monthly CRC Market coming this July 9th from 8:00 AM to 1:00 PM.  This will be a monthly event that will benefit all the non-profits that make up the Christian Resource Center.  The different non-profits can set up booths to hand out information about their services to the community and recruit potential volunteers. Also, participants in our programs can come and sell items they own to help pay their bills. . In addition we will offer cottage businesses a place to sell their hand made goods.  Email Mary Ann Gay @chilipepper1961@gmail.com if you would like to have a booth on July 9th. We are currently noRead More →

Follow Us:Our next 101 Tour is scheduled July 21st at 1:00 PM.  Tours are for prospective participants, future volunteers or community residents who want to find out more about how our ministry is benefitting the community.  See the details in the flyer below for more info.Read More →

Follow Us:Beginner and Advanced Sewing Classes Start on Mondays in September. Registration starts on September 6…classes will start the following Monday. We are also looking for teachers/helpers for both advanced and beginner classes. If you would like to enroll in classes register here click here –> ENROLL If you would like to volunteer to teach or co-teach click here –> VOLUNTEER Or call 512-522-7152    More details are in the flyer below.Read More →

Follow Us:Matthew 16:19  “I will give you the keys of the kingdom of heaven; and whatever you bind on earth shall have been bound in heaven, and whatever you loose on earth shall have been loosed in heaven.”   Be the Key to the Digital Divide! Amplify Austin starts at March 8 and will run for 24 hours. Our goal is $25,000 to upgrade our computer lab, purchase laptops for mobile lab, support a part time IT person…and refurbish computers to give to our participants! We have a matching donation of $3000. Check us out by following these directions: Learn more about Amplify here at:Read More →

Follow Us:   Help us Break the Digital Divide. Our goal is $25,000 to upgrade our computer lab, purchase laptops for mobile lab, support a part time IT person…and refurbish computers to give to our participants! We have a matching donation of $3000. Check us out by following these directions: Learn more about Amplify here at: www.AmplifyATX.org. Click: “Donate To River City Hope Street Computer Lab” to Donate Now! Complete the Form. (Make sure to LEAVE THE BOX CHECKED to make sure your donation is ran on Amplify Austin Day). Click Add to Cart. Either Click “Add More Nonprofits to Cart of Checkout”. Important! IfRead More →

Follow Us: Miriam Webster defines cusp as: 1. point, apex: as a : a point of transition (as from one historical period to the next) : turning point; also : edge, verge . This word has been running around in my heart and head stirring up questions begging for answers. In my spirit I sense that we’re on the cusp, the edge, a major transition, a turning point…as a nation, as the church, as a ministry and for me personally. Nothing is static, everything is changing. There are no ‘sure things’ out there anymore, well, except for death and taxes (smile). I don’t know ifRead More →

Follow Us: Your Gift Helps River City Hope Street Participants for the “Long Haul” Shopping on Black Friday? Cyber Monday? How about sharing your blessings on Giving Tuesday? You can help River City Hope Street equip people with the faith and skills they need to support their families. Our volunteers are committed to serving those who seek a better life. We offer job training and life skills classes; GED, ESL and computer classes; a Career Closet with business fashions; a market selling items crafted by immigrant women; and church meetings held in apartment complexes. The entire program runs on donations of time, money and gently used items. A Special OpportunityRead More →

Follow Us:“Give us this day our daily bread…” This session at LBJC was truly blessed by baked goods from Panera Bread.  The donated goods, including delicious loaves of flavored bread, rolls and sweets provided a bonus for our participants to take home to their families. Panera supplied enough food for our adult ed students to have a continental breakfast with plenty to round out our lunch menu. LBJC provided free lunches a few days a week with the invaluable help of volunteers such as Susan Larsen, Cindy Abbott and Patsy Griffiths. These gals gave hours every week during our 10 week session. We are soRead More →

Follow Us:In all toil there is profit, but mere talk tends only to poverty. Proverbs 14:23   We want to thank all the employers who attended our Fall 2015 Job Fair and brought employment opportunities to the Cedar Park community. We thank everyone who attended. We heard that many qualified candidates visited that day and a few businesses report new employees have been hired! All Web Leads Abba Home Care Chick-Fil-A D & D Home Services Dollar General Express Employment Professionals FedEx Goodwill Staffing HCBC – Facility Maintenance Heritage Personnel The Home Depot LISD Nutrition Services Modern Woodman JC Penney’s Primerica Sam’s Club Savers TwinRead More →