Give the Gift of Life This Holiday Season!

Everyone can do something!

Salvation Army Bell Ringing
Be part of an annual Christmas tradition that helps those in need! Join us for bell ringing in support of the Salvation Army. Sign up for a specified time at one of three locations.
Sign up in the foyer on Wednesday, Nov. 18th or Sunday, Nov. 22nd ONLY.

Bell Ringing will take place on Saturday, December 12, 2020. 
Socks for Seniors at Pioneer Homes
Let's out NEW SOCKS on every Senior at Fairbanks Pioneer Home this Christmas!

The 55+ class members are sponsoring this event. However, if you'd like to donate NEW SOCKS, please drop them off at the church's front office anytime before Wednesday . Dec. 9, 2020.
Nenana Giving Tree
Give the gift of joy this Christmas! Buy a Christmas present for a student at the Nenana Living Center. These gifts will be given to the students by our True North Nenana Campus pastoral staff.

Take a gift label off the tree in the foyer on Sunday, November 29th, Wednesday, December 2, or Sunday. December 6.  Purchase a gift that is age and gender appropriate for the student described on your gift label.

Return your unwrapped gift, with the label attached, to True North Church on or before Thursday, December 10, 2020.

Food Bank Packing Day
Donate a bit of your time to help feed those in need this Christmas season. Help pack boxes of food at the Fairbanks Food Bank to provide much needed assistance over the holiday season for families across our state!
Sign up in the foyer on Wednesday, Nov. 18th or Sunday, Nov. 22nd ONLY. 

Food Bank Packing Day will take place on Saturday. December 19, 2020. 
Canned Food Drive
Help us feed those in need. Together we can help curb the hunger in our communities.

Bring in your canned goods to the church anytime before Sunday, November 29, 2020.

Diaper  Drive
Join us in blessing the single moms of our community in a very practical way by donating a pack of diapers to the Fyndout Free Pregnancy Center.

Grab a diaper tag from the foyer on  in the foyer on Wednesday, December 9 or Sunday. December 13. Purchase a pack (or more!) of the size listed on your tag.

Return diapers to the church on or  before Sunday, December 20, 2020.

Fleece Blankets
Craft a gift of warmth for those without a home this Christmas. Assemble fleece blankets that will be given to those at the Fairbanks Women’s Shelter. The blanket assembly kits cost $15. No sewing required. Instructions included. 
Purchase a fleece blanket assembly kit in the foyer on or before Wednesday, December 2 or Sunday,  December 6.

Return assembled blanket to True North Church on or before December 16, 2020.
Christmas Eve Care Packages
Tell those serving our community on Christmas Eve that they are valued and remembered. Help us put together care packages for those serving our community on Christmas Eve. These care packages will be given to different hospital departments as well as city police and fire stations to encourage those who work over the holiday. 
Take a basket with included items list on Wednesday  December 9 or Sunday. December 13. . Purchase the items and display them in the basket.

Return filled basket to True North Church on or before Monday, December 21, 2020.

Foster Care Duffel Bags
For a child, being placed in a new family could be one of the hardest days of his or her life. You can help make that day a little brighter by providing foster children in our community with their very own bag of toiletries and other essentials.
Purchase a duffel bag in the foyer on or before Wednesday, December 2 or Sunday,  December 6. Purchase items on the included shopping list and place them in the bag.

Return bag to True North Church on or before December 13.
Christmas Family Dinner Boxes
Buy a ready-to-go Christmas dinner for families with Special Needs Children
We're partnering with Fairbanks Resource Agency to purchase Christmas meals from Safeway for families in need.

Purchase a meal voucher for $60 in the foyer Wednesday,  December 16 or Sunday,  December 20.
Teen Backpacks for "The Door Youth Shelter"
We're partnering with Fairbanks Youth Advocates to help provide some essentials for teens in need who seek safety at The Door Youth Shelter.

Backpacks will be filled by True North Youth Sunday Night,  December 2020.

Available All Month Long:

True North Loves You Cards
Give a gift in the name of True North Church this week! Take some “True North Loves You” cards and use them to buy someone’s coffee, meal, groceries, etc., and at the same time invite them to our Christmas Eve gatherings.
Grab some “True North Loves You" cards from the table in the foyer all month long.

Kingdom builders Legacy Offering

Wednesday, December 16
Sunday, December 20

In addition to the many missionaries and missions projects we support monthly, our annual Legacy Offering helps us take on special projects in our front porch, backyard, and beyond. This year, our Kingdom Builders Legacy Offering will help remodel The Fairbanks Rescue Mission Women's Dorm, assist in building the Chi Alpha Training House, and provide "Easter in a Box" for 20+ Alaska villages.  It is God's heart that ALL would come to know Him. No one can do it alone, but together we can bring the gift of life to so many across the globe.

You can give online safely and securely here, or by attending one of our gatherings.