CHURCH & COMMUNITY ANNOUNCEMENTS
 
 
Please remember our healed and delivered members with your calls, cards, visits and prayers.
 
 
As we celebrate our Black Heritage, we hope you take notice of the nice decorations, including our customized African American Church Poster in the foyer, our floral arrangements, posters of famous African Americans and other reminders. Thank you to our members – Sis. Josephine Wright, Sis. Terry Grant-Robinson and Sis. Debra Drayton – for coordinating these reminders that reflect our heritage.Throughout the month, different individuals will share a moment a Black History with us. 
 
 
Mt. Calvary Youth Choir : The Mt. Calvary Youth Choir will perform at the 2020 Hilton Head Island Gullah Celebration at 2 p.m. Sunday, February 16, at Honey Horn, 70 Honey Horn Drive on Hilton Head. Please come out and support our youth. 
 
 

The Lowcountry Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program is offering free tax preparation to persons generally earning $54,000 annually or less, differently-abled persons, persons 60 and older, and limited English-speaking persons, at various sites throughout Beaufort and Jasper Counties. Each taxpayer must bring a photo ID and Social Security card! For more information, contact Theresa Jackson at 843-321-9071. Volunteers will be available 6-8:30 p.m. Thursdays at the Deep Well Project and 12 to 4 p.m. on Saturdays at the Hilton Head Public Library.  For a list of all sites, visit  www.vitalowcountry.org.

 

Need A Will? The Center for Heirs’ Property Preservation and the Hilton Head Island Chapter of The Links Incorporated is a sponsoring a Free Wills Clinic from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Saturday, February 29 at Hilton Head Island Community Church, 860 William Hilton Parkway. Appointments are required. Please call Sharon Piggs at 843-745-7055 to make an appointment. 

 

The US Census Bureau is recruiting for the 2020 Census. The starting rate in Beaufort and Jasper counties for census takers is $14.50 per hour. Census jobs provide flexible hours, weekly pay, and paid training. For more information, call 1-855-JOB-2020. Apply at 2020census dot gov forward slash jobs. 

 

Burial Plots: The cost for burial plots in Talbird, Elliott and Jenkins Island cemeteries will increase to $500 for members of Mt. Calvary and $800 for non-members, beginning January 1, 2020. If you would like to purchase a plot before January, please contact Bro. Julius Bryan or Sis. Sarah Stewart.

 

Beginning October 1, 2020, your South Carolina driver’s license or identification card must have a gold star to show it’s a REAL ID in order to use it as your identification to board a domestic, commercial flight, enter a secure federal building, or visit a military installation. Purchase yours today and avoid longer lines in the future. Check with your nearest SC DMW office or visit www.scdmvonline.com for more information.