'back to school' Tagged Posts

'back to school' Tagged Posts

Back 2 School Bash 2017

Saturday August 12, 2017 This year, the ACO Back 2 School Bash is hoping to help 500 kids! We will be providing new backpacks (with school supplies), shoes, haircuts, immunizations…and generally helping these kids get ready for a new school year! First United Methodist Church of Allen is hosting the event! Now it’s up to us to see that this is a success! Please consider lending your time and talents to helping out! It will be time well spent! Click…

Back to School Shoes Needs Your Help

On Saturday, August 13, FUMC Allen opens its doors to 500 children of Allen Community Outreach clients for the 2016 Back 2 School Bash. Every child will leave the event with a backpack and school supplies provided by our community through the FILL THE BUS campaign.  In addition, we plan to put new shoes on the feet of every elementary, middle school, and high school student who walks through our doors that day.  But to do this, we need to…

Back to School Bash 2016

School starts in Allen on August 22, which means it is time again for Allen Community Outreach’s BACK 2 SCHOOL BASH coming to FUMC Allen on August 13 from 9:00am-12:00pm. The event serves the clients of Allen Community Outreach and their school-aged children as they prepare to go back to school. The need is great this year. ACO is anticipating almost 500 kids who will need our support, which is almost triple the amount in years past! We will be…

Shoes for School Fundraiser

Want to own this Lance Brown painting created in worship at FUMC Allen on April 26, 2016? We will award this original work of art  to the highest bidder in a sealed bid auction, an auction where all bidders submit bids so that no bidder knows how much the other auction participants have bid. The highest bidder wins the auction. If you would want to send a bid to buy this work of sacred art, please follow these instructions: Bidding…

Back to School, Back to Church

Join us in worship on Sunday, August 23, as we go Back to School and Back to Church at 8:15am, 9:30am, and 11:00am. Our children are invited to bring their backpacks to worship to receive a special back to school blessing. Faith Academy registration begins on this very special Sunday with a full curriculum of studies and activities for children, youth, and adults. Here are just a few examples for available offerings: Women’s Conference, October 17, 9:00am-3:00pm. This year, Melissa…

Back to School Bash 2015

School starts on August 24, which means it is time again for Allen Community Outreach’s BACK TO SCHOOL BASH coming to FUMC Allen on August 15 from 9:00am-12:00pm. The event serves the clients of Allen Community Outreach and their school-aged children as they prepare to go back to school. We still need VOLUNTEERS to help make this event a success. Bilingual is a plus! Friday, August 14 Shifts available 7:00am-10:00am: Set Up 10:00am-12:00pm: Set Up 3:00pm-5:00pm: Set Up Saturday, August 15 Shifts…

Back to School Bash 2014

Back to School Bash = 293 Backpacks, 35 Bike Helmets, 25 Haircuts, 10 Physicals, and 230 Pairs of Shoes Going back to school can be a nervous experience for any child. But arriving without the needed supplies is even a harder way to start the year off on a positive note. Thankfully, the people of Allen realize this and did not want any child walking into a classroom in our town unprepared. On Saturday, August 16, 2014 FUMC Allen had…

Upward Indoor Soccer League

September’s here, everyone’s back in school, and it’s time to register for the UPWARD indoor soccer league at First United Methodist Church of Allen. UPWARD is a proven program with 4.5 participants over the past 18 years, building competitive athletic skills, character, confidence, and spirit. The UPWARD recreational soccer league for boys and girls 4 years-old through grade 6 features the 360 Progression™, a unique sports experience that develops the total athlete mentally, athletically, spiritually, and socially. FUMC Allen’s UPWARD…

Back to School Blessings on August 24

On Sunday, August 24, FUMC Allen offers a BACK TO SCHOOL BLESSING during all three sanctuary worship services. This special time of prayer for our students, teachers, and school employees who are returning to school this month. Our students are invited to bring their back packs with them to worship to receive a special gift.  

Back to School Bash

FUMC Allen hosts the community BACK TO SCHOOL BASH on August 16 from 9:00am-12:00pm. The event serves the clients of Allen Community Outreach and their school-aged children as they prepare to go back to school this month. We still need VOLUNTEERS to help at Saturday’s event. We need volunteers to help on Friday with event set up, with shifts available from 7:00am-10am, 10am-12pm, and 3pm-5pm. On Saturday, we need volunteers to fill a wide variety of roles during two shifts: 8:30am-11:15am…