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Compassion Weekend


  • San Francisco City Impact 230 Jones St San Francisco, CA, 94102 United States (map)

Register Now: Shift ONE, Shift TWO, Shift THREE 

If you are a member of Menlo Park Presbyterian Church, you can register by clicking here.

Who:

SF City Impact & Menlo Park Presbyterian Church

What:

Three shifts of high-impact volunteerism where we will meet tangible needs in San Francisco’s inner-city, create lasting relationships between SF City Impact and those in need, and creating lasting change through service projects. The names of the specific projects are as follows:

Shift 1: Saturday, April 11, 2015, 8:30am-12:00pm

Ray & Joan Krok Center, 240 Turk Street, San Francisco, CA 94102

SecurityHelp to enforce boundaries for event and ensure safety for all people involved.

KitchenHelp to cook the food that will be delivered into the buildings.

Meal PrepHelp to package the food that will be delivered into the buildings.

Meal DeliveryDeliver the packaged food into buildings, while engaging in conversations with residents, raising awareness of City Impact’s services, and offering prayer. *This may require a lot of walking.

Mashed Potato Crew - A special team that covers all of the mashed potato production for the meals that will be delivered.

Medical House Calls (Medical Professionals Only) - Visit residents who are in need of medical attention.

Kids Sports Bash - Assist our school staff in fun sports-based  mini-games for the youth of the Tenderloin.

Kids Carnival - Assist our school staff in managing a carnival game, food tent, or other area for the youth of the Tenderloin.

Translation Team - Help our Cantonese, Mandarin, and Spanish speaking friends at the Sports Bash/Carnival communicate with our staff and volunteers.

Shift 2: Saturday, April 11, 2015, 12:30pm-4:00pm

Ray & Joan Krok Center, 240 Turk Street, San Francisco, CA 94102

SecuritySame as Shift 1

KitchenSame as Shift 1

Meal PrepSame as Shift 1

Meal DeliverySame as Shift 1

Building PartiesHelp City Impact to throw a party in an inner-city apartment building to create lasting relationships with residents, meet tangible needs, and raise awareness of City Impact’s services.

Mashed Potato CrewSame as Shift 1

Medical House CallsSame as Shift 1

Kids Sports BashSame as Shift 1

Kids CarnivalSame as Shift 1

Translation TeamSame as Shift 1

Shift 3: Sunday, April 12, 2015, 8:30am-1:00pm

Main Building,  230 Jones Street, San Francisco, CA 94102

SecuritySame as Shift 1

KitchenSame as Shift 1

Meal Prep - Same as Shift 1

Meal Delivery - Same as Shift 1

Building Parties - Help City Impact to throw a party in an inner-city apartment building to create lasting relationships with residents, meet tangible needs, and raise awareness of City Impact’s services.

*Areas below are a part of our STREET FAIR - we close the 200 block of Jones Street and hold a free fair offering the following*

Footwashing Tent - Wash the feet of the inner-city poor.

Medical Area (Medical Experience Recommended) - Assist attendees with medical help: screenings, vitals, connection to primary care physicians.

Groceries - Move, pack, and give groceries to attendees.

Hosts/Registration/Ushers - Greet and guide attendees through the street fair.

Haircutting Tent - Assist attendees with getting a free haircut.

Makeup TentAssist attendees  with a free makeover.

Manicure/Pedicure Tent - Assist attendees with a free manicure and/or    pedicure.

Prayer Tent - Talk to and pray with the attendees of the street fair.

Clothing Tent - Assist SFCI staff in setting-up clothing area and help the attendees as personal shoppers.

Social Services - Assist attendees with help in job placement, housing, government assistance, etc.

Art Exploration Tent - Assist our Social Enterprise department in recruiting local artists to TL Made, where we hire local artists to help design, create, and manufacture products that we sell online to create jobs for them.

PhotoBooth Tent - Take high-quality portraits of attendees and give them a keepsake copy right away.

Translation Team - Assist the Cantonese, Mandarin, and Spanish speaking attendees to communicate with our staff and other volunteers.

Where:

Shift 1 - Ray & Joan Krok Center, 240 Turk Street, San Francisco, CA 94102

Shift 2 - Ray & Joan Krok Center, 240 Turk Street, San Francisco, CA 94102

Shift 3 - Main Building,  230 Jones Street, San Francisco, CA 94102

When:

Shift 1: Saturday, April 11, 2015, 8:30am-12:00pm

Shift 2: Saturday April 11, 2015, 12:30pm-4:00pm

Shift 3: Sunday April 12, 2015, 8:30am-1:00pm

Parking:

  1. Rockstar Parking, 265 Eddy Street, San Francisco, CA 94102 (S10/day)
  2. Major Parking, 155 Eddy Street, San Francisco, CA 94102 ($10/day)
  3. Fifth & Mission Parking, 1833 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA 94103 ($3/hour)

Please pack lightly - there will be no coat check area!

CLICK ON THE LINKS BELOW TO REGISTER

Register for SHIFT ONE 

Register for SHIFT TWO 

Register for SHIFT THREE 

Earlier Event: December 25
Christmas Day Outreach
Later Event: May 14
City Impact HQ Grand Opening