Service in the Community

Team Leader — Open

Time commitment: Project basis

Your loving heart is all the motivation you need to let your light shine in practical support to those who are in need. The Outreach Program supports several special projects offered by the Hill Country Community Ministries (e.g., Easter baskets, school supplies, and Thanksgiving food drive), as well as Toys for Tots, Hands on Housing, uHome supporting homeless youth and our annual stuffed animal drive for first responders to hand out to children in crisis situations.

Compass Group Career Networking

Meets the 1st Wednesday of each month  7:00 – 8:30 PM

The Compass Team has undergone a transformation! The group is open to job seekers, hiring managers, and career professionals. Whether you’re looking for a job, have a job that you need filled, want to start your own business, or need someone to give you feedback on your resume for a big interview, this is an excellent opportunity to network. The group meetings will include themed topics and guest speakers.

Facilitated by two career experts: Kathleen Broughton – Technology Recruiter, this group is open to everyone.

Whether you’re looking for a job, have a job that you need filled, want to start your own business, or need someone to give you feedback on your job search, this is an excellent opportunity to network. The group meetings will include themed topics and guest speakers.

Our support comes in the following forms:

  •  Professional Guidance
  • Support group with people who are in the same situation
  • Networking with people can give you leads or you can give others leads
  • Help with a resume
  • Job search assistance
  • Career advice
  • Interviewing assistance
  • Salary negotiation

Guest Speakers covering a variety of topics.

Would you like to stay informed of the things that affect your career, job openings, job trends, and general information that will help you keep your career on-track? The Compass Group, Unity Church of the Hills career networking group has setup a Yahoo Group. This group is free to join, and is open to all Unity Church of the Hills members and guests. You’ll find a wealth of information that will help you stay focused on your career whether you need a job now or one in the future.

Useful Job Search Links:

Austin’s largest job group

Austin American Statesman’s Hot Jobs

Austin’s Jobing.com site

Austin Jobs site

InReach (Spiritual Community Care)

Team Leader: Amy Katkic
Time commitment: Dependent on need

The Spiritual Community Care team is comprised of compassionate, Spirit-led volunteers committed to empowering and supporting the Unity Church of the Hills family. During temporary times of need, this team provides service in several ways.  Their “helping hands” provide transportation to vital appointments; occasional meals, and they communicate inspirational thoughts through cards, emails and phone calls.  They also offer resources and referrals in the Austin area, if requested.

International Outreach

Team Leader: Maggie Miller
Time commitment: Dependent on need

The International Outreach Team mission is to awaken Hope in hearts around the world through love in action. We do this by cultivating the resources, creative ideas, and collective heart of UCOH and allowing this energy to feed the hands, mouths, resourcefulness, and intelligence of people all over the world. We are constantly creating projects to link to the UCOH congregation such as: Lovelight ministry for AIDS orphans in South Africa and other African-based projects with poverty-stricken populations in Ghana and Mali; our Shoes4Unity drive to collect shoes and contributions for the 300 million without shoes in the world, and many more opportunities to bring our Light to others in the world.

Toastmasters

Every first, third and fifth Thursdays, 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM

Are you afraid of speaking in public? Do your knees knock when you stand up before a crowd? Do you want to learn to overcome this fear? Toastmasters is a worldwide nonprofit organization that has been helping people learn better communication and leadership skills for over 80 years. Come join in the fun and education of this supportive organization!