January 29, 2009
Elizabeth City, North Carolina
Elizabeth City, North Carolina: River City Community Development Corporation is sponsoring its Group Workcamp project to provide minor home repairs or upgrades for the elderly, disabled, and low income residents in the Elizabeth City and Pasquotank area at no charge to the homeowner. The purpose of the WorkCamp is to help young people grow in their Christian faith through service to others, assist elderly, low-income and disabled people needing basic home repair and maintenance, assist communities with much needed repairs, and provide cross-cultural service experiences for young people. Individuals and youth from around the country representing many Christian denominations will spend the week of July 26, 2009 - August 1, 2009, in our community performing hands-on repair and upgrade projects at no cost to the selected homeowner. They will build wheelchair ramps, interior and exterior painting, repair windows and porches, repair drywall, and many other types of meaningful home repairs. Approximately 70 homes will be chosen through an application process. The deadline for all applications is February 27, 2009, please visit River City Community Development Corporation at 501 East Main Street, Elizabeth City, NC 27909 or call for further information 252-331-2925. Apply Today!