FORGIVEN MINISTRIES, INC.

invites Parolees & Ex-Offenders to
HUNGRY HEARTS

COMMUNITY

SERVICE WORK PROGRAM

This is a work project utilizing ex-offenders, parolees,

Clients, and volunteers within our community


Primary Work Location:  Grace Fellowship International Church

Primary Work Address:   123 West 10th Street    Erie, PA 16501

                            When:   Saturday Mornings 7:00AM - 10:00AM

                       Make-up:  Thursday Evenings 5:00PM - 7:00PM


Community Events are scheduled as needed or requested.



Our participants gain numerous benefits from participating in community service.  Below are some of the most important benefits of this program:

1. Psychological benefits: Volunteering increases overall life satisfaction and helps participants feel good about themself because they are helping others. It can also help to decreases stress and ease depression.


2. Social benefits: Volunteering engages participants with the community, creates special bonds with the population being served, and increases social awareness and responsibility.


3. Cognitive benefits: Volunteering helps participants enhance their personal knowledge, grow from new experiences, and develop better interpersonal communication skills.  Gives  participants a way to gain work experience and learn more about certain jobs