Groundbreaking December 3, 2017
Proposed new building renderings
Updated January 2017
Dollar a Week Offering Grants 2016
On February 26, $12,391 was given to 8 organizations: Senior BEES Meals on Wheels, Paragould Schools backpack program, GCT backpack program, Greene County Rescue Squad, Goodfellows, House of Virtue, Historical Society, and the Greene County Sheriff's Department. In all, $63,509 has been given in the last 6 years to 17 organizations through the grant.
Dollar a Week Offering Grants 2015
Our $1 a Week grant recipients! FUMC gave $12,200 to Focus, Inc., Greene County Goodfellows, Future and Hope Christian Women's Job Corps, Greene County Rescue Squad, CASA, B.E.E.S. Senior Citizens, Inc., Paragould School Backpack program and Greene County Tech Parent Center. In all FUMC has given more than $50,000 in grants since it started the program.
Dollar a Week Offering Grants 2014
$12,000 was given to 8 organizations for the dollar bills collected in 2014. The money was split evently; each organization received $1,500. Organizations benefitting include: Greene County Rescue Squad, Senior BEES, Paragould School District, Greene County Tech Parent Center, Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA), Future and Hope Christian Women's Job Corps, Shepherd's Fold Ministry, and House of Virtue.