free food

Every Saturday from 6AM-8AM in the Fellowship Hall of the Ruthrauff Campus, we provide food to Tucson’s families that are in need through our Bethlehem House minstry. If you know anyone in need of food and ministry, please invite them to attend these weekly events.

3rd Weekend of Every Month

serve weekend

This Serve Weekend will be the last one of the year!

Every 3rd Weekend of the month, we pack hundreds of boxes of fresh produce to distribute across 11 different locations to give to those in need in the Tucson community. This event is a wonderful opportunity to help meet the physical and spiritual needs of people and for you to make a big impact in our city!

You can visit the information center at any campus to sign up, or you can sign up online with our Serve app (available here)! Simply choose a site that you would like to help with.

ESTES ELEMENTARY

Volunteers are needed to distribute food boxes at Estes Elementary School in Marana.

Estes Elementary School is located at 1280 W Grier Rd, Marana, AZ 85653

Sign up via the Serve app. Download the app from here to volunteer at this location.

FLOWING WELLS JUNIOR HIGH

Volunteers are needed to distribute food boxes at Flowing Wells Junior High School, located at 4545 North La Cholla Blvd., Tucson, AZ 85705.

Sign up via the Serve app. Download the app from here to volunteer at this location.

LULU WALKER ELEMENTARY

Volunteers are needed to distribute food boxes at Lulu Walker Elementary.

Lulu Walker is located a 1750 W Roller Coaster Rd, Tucson, AZ 85704.

Sign up via the Serve app. Download the app from here to volunteer at this location.

MCCORKLE ACADEMY

Volunteers are needed to distribute food boxes at McCorkle Academy.

McCorkle Academy is located at 4455 South Mission Road, Tucson, AZ 85746.

Sign up via the Serve app. Download the app from here to volunteer at this location.

TUCSON HOUSE

Volunteers are needed to distribute food boxes at the Tucson House. This location distributes boxes to residents there only.

Tucson House is located at 1501 N Oracle Rd., Tucson, AZ 85712.

Sign up via the Serve app. Download the app from here to volunteer at this location.

CORONADO K-8 SCHOOL

Volunteers are needed to distribute food boxes at Coronado K-8 School.

Coronado K-8 School is located at 3401 E Wilds Rd, Tucson, AZ 85739.

Sign up via the Serve app. Download the app from here to volunteer at this location.

questions and answers

Below is a list of frequently asked questions regarding Serve Weekend. For further information, email us at serve@vwcaz.org.

Are we able to donate resources to a Serve Weekend location?

If you have resources you wish to donate to the Serve Weekend project, you can let us know via email at serve@vwcaz.org.  We will direct you on where your donation can best be served.

What should I bring to the Serve Weekend location?

Plan on bringing any personal items you may need like: sunscreen, drinking water, tennis shoes, a hat, snacks, etc., along with any items pertaining to your service project such as rakes, gloves, lawnmowers, tarps, work tools, etc. Volunteers are highly encouraged to write their names on any personal items that are used at a site location.

Please wear your SERVOLUTION or PEOPLE MATTER shirt along with comfortable, closed-toe shoes and loose clothing.

Who should I report to at my Serve Weekend site?

Every site will have a Site Leader that you will check-in with at your location. Please see the sites listed above for the name of your Site Leaders at each location.

What if I am injured or need medical attention at the Serve Weekend location?

We ask that all injuries be reported to a Site Leader. They will walk you over to our First Aid Station that will be at each site for any care that you may need.

What if it rains or there is inclement weather?

Serve Weekend happens rain or shine. If there is inclement weather, make plans to bring a jacket, hat, etc.

Your Site Leader will have more information.

Is transportation to Serve Weekend locations provided?

We encourage volunteers to carpool or secure other transportation to their Campus Project location. Victory Worship Center will not be providing transportation.

Most Serve Weekend locations are accessible to Sun Tran bus stops.