Palabra Viva Eye Glass Clinic
Partner with Pastor Luis' International Welcome Center at Palabra Viva church to love on a diverse multicultural neighborhood in North East Kansas City by providing a free eye exam and eyeglasses.
When: Saturday March 23rd
Note:Food donations may be dropped off at the First Baptist Blue Springs church office no later than 11:00am Friday March 22nd for transport to the clinic location.
Where: 217 Benton Blvd., Kansas City, Mo. 64123
Volunteers: Report at 8:00 am at the clinic location for final words of instruction.
Note: Those wishing to carpool will meet at First Baptist Blue Springs Parking lot. We will depart at 7:30am.
Clinic: 10:00 am – 2:00 pm (in the past had approximately 120+- people come for help.)
Volunteers: stay until 3:00 for cleanup
Besides volunteering time as shown below, food items are needed along with bottled water. See actual sign up for specifics.
Station 1: Welcome/Waiting area: Welcome and direct where to go. Offer a bottle of water/interact with the people.
Station 2: Volunteers will administer a pre-exam. For example – step the person (client) through reading an eye chart.
Station 3: Exam: Actual exam done by a team from St. Louis.
Station 4: Fitting of Glasses: Volunteers will help clients try on different pairs of glasses to find a pair that works for them. Some volunteers will pull glasses from the supply to take to the tables (matching the label to the eye exam results) and also return unchosen glasses back to the supply.
Station 5: Evangelism: At this last stop before exiting, volunteers (preferably in teams of 2) will offer prayer and will share the gift of Jesus if the client is open to this.
8:00am - 3:00pm CDT
217 Benton Blvd. Kansas City, MO 64123
217 Benton Blvd, KCMO, MO 64123
|| Chris Houghtaling