Church and Community Program

Not Available for fall 2021

Community Mentor:

Agency and Placement Location:  30 Court Street, Canton, NY 13617 

Transportation: Within walking distance

Mission: The Church & Community Program (C&CP) was established in 1974 by members of several congregations in a cooperative effort to respond to needs of local residents by utilizing resources of both the Canton area churches and community (website). 

Projects:

  • Computer Project: inputting data, creating charts and graphs, and possibly some website maintenance

  • Info Gathering: stories for the newsletter, nutritional information/pamphlets, and information needed for possible grants

  • Newsletter Info: serve as a reporter to interview/highlight the people/agencies who are food advocates (has constant contact software)

  • Outreach to Seniors

  • Pantry: helping customers choose food/know point system, assist with delivery and general stocking needs, and general engagement with customers

Agency Requirements:

  • Confidentiality Agreement
  • Shadow to learn food points system
  • No flip-flops

Website: https://www.ccpcanton.org/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Church-Community-Program-216517955077420/