•Freedom Church of God, 3428 Neese-Commerce Road, will provide a free food box to those in need April 20 from 3 to 4:30 p.m. Volunteers are needed, organizers said and should arrive at 1 p.m. to help set up and distribute food boxes. Recipients should not come to the church until 3 p.m. as the parking lot gates will be closed. “You will remain in your car and drive through,” organizers said. “We will be wearing masks and gloves and practice social distancing guidelines.” The church’s food pantry will be open April 27 from 6 to 7 p.m. for those who need assistance or know someone in need. For more information, call 706-789-2102.

•Moon’s Grove Baptist Church, 1985 Moon’s Grove Church Road, Colbert, will distribute free food and clothes on the fourth Wednesday of each month from 10 a.m. to noon, unless there is a change because of a holiday. The remaining dates for 2021 are: April 28, May 26, June 23, July 28, Aug. 25, Sept. 22, Oct. 27, Nov. 17 and Dec. 22. For more information, call 706-795-2063 or go to www.moonsgrovebaptist.com.

•Gordon's Chapel UMC, 6495 Nowhere Road, Hull, will hold its annual pork barbecue fundraiser Saturday, April 24, pick up only, from 3 to 5 p.m. The price is $35 for a Boston Butt roast, one quart of hash and one pint of sauce; Boston Butt and one pint of sauce, $30 and one quart of hash is $10 (limit of five). Organizers say ticket purchases end April 11. Call Rita Stephens at 706-224-5349 or Lisa Gresham at 706-713-6110.

•Gordon's Chapel United Methodist Church, Hull, will hold its monthly food giveaway and clothes closet on the third Friday of the month, from 9 to 10 a.m. In 2021, the dates are April 16, May 21, June 18, July 16, Aug. 20, Sept. 17, Oct. 15, Nov. 19 and Dec. 17. “These food and clothes giveaways are held for those who are in need of food for their immediate family,” church leaders said. “Please note that all food and clothes distributions are on a first-come, first-serve basis and that it is fully funded by Gordon's Chapel UMC,” church leaders stated. “For food distribution, Gordon’s Chapel works in coordination with the NEGA Food Bank. The food bank is held at the Sanford Community Center, 6495 Nowhere Road, and is currently operating as a drive-through. The clothes closet is held in the green building next to the community center and will observe social distance guidelines. Please stay in your vehicle when you arrive at either location and follow signs and volunteer directions.”

•Gordon’s Chapel United Methodist Church, 6625 Nowhere Road, Hull, is holding regular services with social distancing required and masks recommended. Services are also streamed live on Facebook as well. Services are held Sunday mornings at 10 a.m. Sunday School is held prior to each service at 9 a.m. “If you are interested in joining us online or in person, please contact Rev. Andy Hargrove at 706-548-6616,” church leaders stated. “You can also message Gordon's Chapel on Facebook.”

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