2017 Camille Graham Prison Picnic

  

"I was in prison and you visited me." Matthew 25:36

The Camille Graham Prison Picnic will be held on September 9th, 2017. Please join us in sharing the day ministering and helping these inmates find salvation and hope in Christ. Please volunteer by bringing food and/or visiting the prison on that day.

The Drop-Off for food donations will be at New Heights Baptist Church (5501 Broad River Road, Irmo) by 10:00 AM the morning of September 9th. 

 
How to help:

Volunteer. Come to the prison to fellowship with the inmates, help with witnessing, games, serve meals, participate in the worship service etc. Volunteer Orientation (required) will be at New Heights Baptist Church, 5501 Broad River Road, 803-772-6000. Get more Volunteers information from Kristin Fish at Kristin@mylba.org or 803-356-2543.

Prepare Food. Bring as much food as possible since we have a lot of people to feed. Since this is a once a year event, please provide only quality fried chicken from your kitchen or local grocery stores and restaurants (some suggestions: Piggly Wiggly, Lizard Thicket, Bojangles, Rushes, and Churches Chicken). The menu is as follows:

  • Fried Chicken

  • Fresh/Raw Vegetables i.e. broccoli, carrots, cauliflower, celery, radishes, tomatoes (wedges only)

  • Dips: Only French Onion and Ranch

  • Peanut Butter & Jelly Sandwiches

  • Pimento Cheese Sandwiches

  • Home Baked Goodies: Cakes must be pre-sliced and wrapped individually

  • Chips

  • No Store bought cookies or snack cakes

  • Drinks will be provided

  

Important Details:

  • Wrap all foods in clear plastic; not foil. Food should be dropped off at New Heights Baptist Church (come to the back of the church), between 10:00 a.m. and 11:30 a.m.

  • Spaces are limited to 35 (first come first served), so respond immediately!

  • Bulletin Insert. Bulletin Insert can be found below on the clickable link for you to print.

  • Dress Code. No sleeveless clothing, or shorts/skirts more than 3 inches above the knee, no spandex or tights, leggings, tank tops, that kind of clothing. Jewelry is limited to wedding bands, wristwatches, earrings (one set), and medical alert bracelets. Enclosed-toes shoes are preferred. Sandals are okay, but no flip-flops.

  • Volunteers who have relatives incarcerated at Camille Graham or on an approved visitation list of any state prison must notify the chaplain and obtain prior approval.

  

Please read and comply! All volunteers must read and follow the enclosed Instructions for Volunteers. If several of you are coming from the same church, one of you must be a designated group sponsor and complete the attached SCDC Form I-18 and send to the Association by August 14th, 2017!

Documents to be printed:

Camille Institution Picnic Cover Letter

2017 CG Picnic Schedule

2017 CG Picnic Rules

SCDC Volunteer Information Sheet  and SCDC Form I-18 (2 Pages, returned to LBA by Aug. 14th!)