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Waukesha

COVID19 Community Care

COVID-19 Community Care Resource

RG cares, and below you'll find a way to request help and many ways to serve others. You can serve along with our Love Waukesha & Pewaukee Partners and even find a few creative serve ideas you can do on your own! We're in this together.

RG CARES 

We're assisting seniors and others at high risk who need help picking up groceries and medication, and by providing check-in calls. You can request help, get more details, or find out how to volunteer with this program by clicking the button below.

Click Here

RG CARES CENTER   

Supporting those needing an extra hand in our local our church and community. Find out more about our local Love Waukesha and Love Pewaukee partners Click Here.

Donations accepted at both campus locations.  

RG Cares Center Hours 

Sundays | 8:00am - 12:00 noon
 
Mondays | 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Thursdays |  9:00am - 1:00pm 
 

To request RG Cares support or to ask questions Click Here 

DRIVES AND DONATIONS

Food Pantry Donations

Our local Food Pantries are seeing an increase in clients needing food. You can help by donating food!

Waukesha: Donation Hours, Needed Food, and Waukesha Location

PewaukeeDonation Hours, Needed Food, and Pewaukee Location


Blood Donations

Keep in mind that there may be a need opening up for blood donations over the next month or two. You can donate anytime.

Schedule an appointment: Click Here

FAMILIES AND KIDS

Hebron House

Hebron House housing services has extended the hours of their overnight shelters to be open 24/7. All facilities are in need of supplies to keep their guests healthy, as well as hot meals delivered to the shelters. 

To see specific supply needs and set up meal delivery    Click Here


Safe Families for Children

Safe Families provides hosting for families in crisis and friendship to moms and dads. During the shutdown, they will only be open to emergency situations. Here are a few other ways you can help and stay connected to Safe Families:

Virtual Family Friendships
  • Provide emotional support to single parents navigating a new normal
  • Touch base with older children who are home due to the school shutdown but have parents who are working
  • Volunteer applications have been simplified and streamlined.   Click Here
Learn about Safe Families
  • Invite a Safe Families representative to your virtual group meeting for a discussion on biblical hospitality and how your group can support a host family from RiverGlen. 
  • To email Laura Leigh to schedule a virtual visit to your group.  Click Here

 

CREATIVE WAYS TO SERVE

Sew Masks for Health Professionals

There is a need to help provide personal protective equipment (PPE) to our health care workers. The PPE supply situation changes frequently and normal supply continues to be disrupted.

Find Materials List and Guidelines HERE

Find Specific Sewing Instructions HERE


Send Encouraging Mail to Seniors and our Special Needs Friends

Many senior citizens in assisted living facilities or senior apartments are unable to leave their residence for any reason and are also unable to have visitors. Many of our Special Friends in group homes are in the same situation.

PAPER MAIL ONLY!

Writing to Seniors

  • Introduce yourself & express your concern and prayers for them during a stressful time
  • Tell them something fun your family is doing to stay connected
  • Share a Bible verse or quote that is encouraging to you
  • Tell them about where you live, what you do for work, or a fun fact about your family

Writing to Special Friends

  • Introduce yourself & express your excitement to send them a letter/picture
  • Tell them where you live and something you like to do for fun
  • Share a joke, your favorite Disney movie, or about your pet
  • Share that you are praying for them to stay healthy and have fun

If you have a personal connection with a senior living home, please send your mail directly. If not, letters & pictures can be mailed to RiverGlen at S31 W30601 Sunset Drive, Waukesha, WI 53189

Please clearly label if your mail is for seniors or Special Friends.

ONLINE GIVING   |   Give Here

Thanks for being on mission with RiverGlen as we work to meet the needs of those in our church, communities, and world!

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Give Online

Use PUSHPAY (our secure partner) to give a recurring or one-time gift from your bank account or credit/debit card. If you typically give in service, now is a great time to go ahead and get set up for Online Giving. It's an easy way to give.

Text to Give

You can also give a one-time gift or schedule your giving via text. Just text "riverglen" to 77977.

Mail a donation

You may send donations to RiverGlen Christian Church, S31 W30601 Sunset Dr., Waukesha, WI 53189.



Generosity is a privilege and an important step for all Jesus followers. As we grow in our relationship with God, we grow in our generosity to His mission and purposes as well. Thanks for being on mission with us!

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