Matthews United Methodist Church: United Kids | Serve Now
a ministry of Matthews United Methodist Church

Serve Now

Add your skills and interests in Realm, our community connection tool, to connect with just four easy steps!

Visit to get started. Check out our Realm Connection Tool page if you need help or to request a login.

From time to time, Global Impact has requests that require immediate support or mobilization of people and donations. Connect with opportunities here.

Everyone is urged to join us on April 13, 2024, as we partner with Baptist on Mission (BOM) to rebuild homes damaged by flooding in Lumberton. Likely projects include painting, flooring, window/door trim and landscaping, but no experience or home renovation skills are necessary. (We will help you learn and tools will be provided!) Teenagers 16 years and older, when accompanied by an adult, are welcome. If interested, or have any questions or concerns, please contact Ivan Johnson or Don Morrison.

Sign up Here to Serve as a Bus Driver, Breakfast Server or Overnight Host (training required). Donations needed include new or gently used coats, sweatshirts, sweaters, belts, toboggans. (No pants, dress shirts or shoes). Please place items in the RITI cabinets in the Gym Reception Area.

Please call Amy DeVore at 704-847-6261 to volunteer or to donate:

  • Volunteer Gardener
  • Contract Maintenance Person (on-call person to assist with maintenance needs of our facility)
  • Diapers- (sizes 3 and up)
  • Balls (bigger balls for gym and outside)
  • Hula Hoops, Bubbles, Sidewalk Chalk
  • Baby wipes  

Volunteers are needed at Mint Hill Elementary to tutor a student 30 minutes or 1 hour per week from October to April. Heart provides a fun, effective curriculum, and an on-site Program Coordinator to ensure success. Sign up here. (Please select Mint Hill from the list.)

Brave Step, one of our newest Global Impact ministry partners, is looking for volunteer committee members. Click here for more info. Contact Kim Layton at 704-815-1913 with questions.

This organization helps women build new lives beyond prison walls. Changed Choices exists so that women who have experienced incarceration may lead restored lives marked by healthy decisions, self-sufficiency and contribution to their communities Show God's love by joining the card-writing team for Changed Choices. Get more details from Deborah Morrison.

Matthews HELP Center provides short-term crisis assistance to neighbors in the Matthews community. Volunteer for a four-hour shift, from 9am-1pm or from 1pm-5pm. You can greet donors, sort donations, inspect clothing and help customers. Contact Ida Riddick for more info.

Beyond the Walls - Global Impact | Serve Now


*Please note: Select Global Impact Fund When Making a Contribution