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Missions Advent Opportunities

November 21, 2017

Three Gifts for the King! This Advent season, it is one of our joys to continue serving and extending the family to our surrounding community. Belong Team Join our Belong Team this Christmas and serve as an usher, greeter, or […]

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St. Andrew’s Teams Up with Whittier Elementary School PTA

May 30, 2017

School is back! St. Andrew’s believes that schools play a significant role in the development of healthy communities and individuals. For this reason, we have partnered with Whittier Elementary School, which serves the largely Hispanic community of west-side Costa Mesa. […]

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Missions Advent Opportunities

November 4, 2016

“Three Gifts for the King!” This Advent season, it is one of our joys to continue serving and extending the family to our surrounding community. MIKA You’re invited to share a holiday tradition with a family from the Mika community. […]

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Reading Fun with Whittier Elementary!

March 22, 2016

On March 18, 60 St. Andrew’s volunteers visited Whittier Elementary to participate in Read Across America™, a literacy promotion event featuring Dr. Suess. “Thing 1” (Principal Wilcox) and “Thing 2” (Asst. Principal Topete) showed up to serve the students a […]

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Zelda’s Corner at Whittier Elementary

January 14, 2016

Take a look at the latest news from our mission partnership with Whittier Elementary in Costa Mesa! Children can now exercise their reading skills and share stories with Zelda, Principal Scott Wilcox’s therapy dog, as part of the new recess alternative […]

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Thank You Whittier Volunteers!

June 17, 2015

On June 7, we gathered for a luncheon to honor and thank our St. Andrew’s Literacy Team “SALT” and Serve Day Leaders with our community partnership with Whittier Elementary School. Attending to show their appreciation were Dr Fred Navarro, Superintendent […]

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“Thank You” from Whittier Elementary

February 4, 2015

Here’s a few of the many thank you notes that poured in from the students at Whittier Elementary.  Thank you again for your service and continual support of Whittier Elementary School, it’s teachers and students!

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SALT Launches at Whittier Elementary

October 6, 2014

Whittier Elementary Principal Scott Wilcox opened the first training session last Friday for the St. Andrew’s Literacy Team (SALT). Sixteen classroom volunteers were trained on reading and teaching techniques so that they might build relationships and help raise literacy rates […]

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Special Mission Offering

September 30, 2014

This coming weekend, October 4/5, we will hold our special Mission Offering to support educational ministries here in Costa Mesa and far away in Kenya. Watch the video above to learn more about this Send opportunity. Or Click Here to […]

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