Spring Platforms

posted Apr 26, 2013, 5:23 AM by Yvonne Hagood
Bringing Hope Fundraiser for Mercy House
America the Beautiful Park at 126 Cimino Dr.
May 4th, 11:15 - 2:45 (you can come anytime during that time period, preferably staying for 30-45 min)
Needed: Interps, Duos, Favorite Bible verse and Informative (family friendly) presentations

We will be delighting and informing families after a 5K and 1 mile run as they sit on blankets on the grass under a canopy. Within a 45 minute period, you will be able to present twice. This is the second annual event to raise funds for orphans in Swaziland, Africa.

Serenade on Tejon - Mother's Day Presentation
Regina's 119 N. Tejon St. Colorado Springs, CO 80903
May 11, 1:30 - 3:00pm
Needed: speakers to be part of a choral reading

Speakers will be given short lines to memorize at part of a choral reading and/or they will speak short sentences of their choosing explaining "Why I love my mother" or "Wy my mother is special."  Memorization will be done at home and we will gather at 1:30 for a group practice. This presentation will be repeated over a 1 hour period. 

HOME Used Book Sale
Rocky Mountain Calvary Church - Academy near Austin Bluffs
May 20, 6:30 - 8:30 (you can come anytime during that period, preferably staying for 30-45 min)
Needed: Interpretations, Duos, Favorite Bible Verse, Informative (for younger audiences) presentation and YSG students to lead speaking games (bring your ideas)

While parents are perusing the used curriculum, we will have an opportunity entertain their students in a side room. Besides presentations, we will also be playing simple speech games during sets of presentations. Within a 45 minute period, you will be able to present twice and have the opportunity to lead a game. 

Curriculum Sale
Born Again Used Books - 1529 N. Union Blvd., Colorado Springs, CO 80909
June 1, 10am - 1pm
Needed: YSG Students who will be able to talk to parents and hand out ICC Mt. Area fliers. 

We will have a table set up under a canopy with samples of curriculum. An adult will be present to assist with questions as needed.

Each of these speaking opportunities is considered a platform - those before May 15 will be recorded for the 2012-2013 year and those after will be recorded for the next chapter year. The most important thing to remember is:  
you will be making a difference in someone's life; you will be impacting the future - which is exactly what you have been training for!!