October 20, 2020

ThankFull Community Service Day

The ThankFull Community Service Day offers something for everyone!  We have multiple off-site and at-home service opportunities available.

Off-Site Service Opportunities


Rebuild Upstate | United Way Hands On Greenville

Rebuild Upstate


Mr. & Mrs. Lee
19 Orlando St. Greenville

Rebuild outdoor porch and install handrail for safety. No experience necessary.
Volunteers: 9 per shift

  • Morning shift of 9 people from 8:30 am to 11:30 pm. (1 spot left)
  • Afternoon shift of 9 people from 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm. (1 spot left)
  • All tools and materials provided with site leader.
  • Masks required. All tools are sanitized before and after use.
  • Bring your own water.

Frazee Dream Center

Total of 28 volunteers for outdoor landscape work.        

  • Morning shift 8:30am-12pm (FULL)
  • Bring gloves and water.


Emmanuel’s Hammer


Total of 18 volunteers for 3 different construction jobs. Please note, 2 are indoors. Please reach out to KC Carter at (864) 275-7323 for questions.

  • Hours for all jobs will be 9am to 12noon.
  • Bring your own gloves and water for all projects.
  • All tools and materials will be supplied.


The Thomas Few Memorial H2O House (FULL)
2115 Anderson Road, Greenville
Scope: Scraping the porch and carport ceiling and repainting.
Volunteers: 6

Fratus Job (FULL)
103 Pisgah Drive, Greenville
Scope: Doing prep work for replacing floor coverings. Will involve moving furniture, removing carpet and tack strips in the master bedroom, two bathrooms, hall and living room.
Volunteers: 6

Nesbitt Job (1 spot left)
16 Sullivan Street, Greenville
Scope: Painting living room and kitchen walls. Will involve moving furniture.
Volunteers: 6

United Ministries (FULL)

Total of 6 volunteers or family group. This is an indoor opportunity.

  • Unload and move 2 cabinets– handtruck will be available
  • Restock cabinet
  • Organize supply closet

Blood Donation

Help save lives by donating blood. The need for whole blood and convalescent plasma has increased during the pandemic

    • All donations will take place at The Blood Connection Donor Centers where strict safety protocols are in place.
    • If you are able to donate platelets, plasma or convalescent plasma, call TBC directly at 864-751-1168.
    • All donors receive TBC Rewards Points as well as FREE COVID-19 antibody testing.

 CLICK HERE TO DONATE:  BSUMC Blood Drive Blitz – Donate Blood – The Blood Connection


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At-Home Service Opportunities

 Triune Mercy Center

Make Blessing Bags for people experiencing homelessness. Deliver bags to Triune on Mon. & Wed. from 9am -11 am, Saturday 9 am – 12pm, Sunday 10 am -12pm at 222 Rutherford Street.

Fill a gallon size plastic bag with an assortment of the following items:

  • Gallon Size Plastic Freezer Bags
  • Peanut Butter Crackers
  • Beenie Weenies
  • Vienna Sausages
  • Fruit Cups
  • Granola Bars
  • Bottled Waters
  • Plastic Forks/Spoons
  • Hand Sanitizer
  • Note with scripture or words of encouragement

Fill a quart or gallon size plastic bag with an assortment of the following items:

  • Razors
  • Wash Cloths
  • Soap
  • Deodorant
  • Toothpaste
  • Lotion
  • Shampoo/Conditioner
  • Comb
  • Note with scripture or words of encouragement

Homes of Hope

Make Birthday Cards for Seniors.
Pick up a packet of cards from church office

  • Decorate with your art supplies. Great for children and families.
  • Drop off to the Downtown Church Office.

Service Liability Commitment

Please read and confirm the Covid-19 service day commitment below.  The confirmation response is the last question on the registering process registration.

    1. I will take my temperature before leaving for my commitment, and I will not attend if I am running a fever, feeling ill, or have reason to suspect I’ve been exposed to COVID-19.
    2. I will wear a mask at all times when I am serving, and I will social distance between non-family members and myself.
    3. If I am diagnosed with COVID-19 within two weeks of my service, I will report this to the church so that others who attended the same service can be warned of possible exposure.
    4. I understand that any group activity poses a risk of contracting COVID-19 or another illness. In serving in this capacity, I assume that risk willingly and will not hold the church responsible if I become ill.
    5. I consent to photos and videos of myself (if over 18) and/or my minor-aged child’s activities while at the Event and understand these may be used in the promotion of BSUMC including web site entries, video blogs, or social media.

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