They declared all that God had done with them and how he had opened a door of faith. Acts 14:27
Help Good News Garage recognize 20 years of service by OPENING DOORS for neighbors in need.
In this milestone year of our 20th birthday, we are striving to do even more to increase access to reliable and affordable transportation. We are relaunching the JumpStart program
, providing transportation services for an additional 20 families and invite you to partner with us in our Wheels to Work mission.
Let us know that you are participating in our Opening Doors celebration
Help us to OPEN DOORS for others by:
Sharing the Good News
• Hang a GNG poster on your church bulletin board or in your community. Let us know
if you'd like us to mail a poster to you.
• Stay in touch with GNG through social media by liking our Facebook page
and following us on Twitter
. Post pictures of your Opening Doors activities on your social media sites and tag GNG!
• Link to our website from your church website
• Include an announcement about GNG in your church bulletin, newsletter or on your website (sample announcement here
• Share your stories with us! Tell us
how GNG has impacted your community.
Driving change through youth engagement
• Run a change “drive” with Sunday School or VBS attendees or sponsor a youth car wash to help raise funds for JumpStart. Take pictures of your projects and share them on social media using #ShareTheGoodNews. You can download a hashtag poster here.
• Collect car care kit items for GNG vehicle recipients. Download a pdf of the car care kit suggestion sheet here
• Let us know
if you'd like us to mail some GNG tear-off posters for you to hang in your community.
a visit to the GNG VT garage in Burlington for an impactful “field trip”
• Have a coloring contest or have kids make birthday cards for GNG. Download pdfs of coloring
and activity pages.
• Let us know what creative ideas you can come up with: email us
or share your stories on Facebook
Transporting neighbors in need
• Nominate/sponsor someone for JumpStart assistance
• Challenge your congregation to donate at least one vehicle
to Good News Garage in 2016
• Help fund
vehicle or repair for a family ($500 for a repair; $2,500 for a vehicle, but any support is greatly appreciated)
Questions or comments, please email
Amy Barcomb for VT or call her at: 802.864.3667, or for NH/MA email
Susan Swain or call her at: 603.669.6937
Please know that we greatly appreciate your friendship, prayers and support. On behalf of the Good News Garage staff and those we serve we say “thank you.”