Greater Dayton Christian Connections logoGreater Dayton Christian Connections people

Address: 4021 Denlinger Rd. • Dayton, OH 45426
Phone: 937-222-GDCC (4322) • E-mail:  gdcc@christianconnections.orgFacebook:  https://www.facebook.com/GreaterDaytonChristianConnections


Mission~ Vision ~ Values

The Greater Dayton Christian Connections exists
to connect Christians, churches, and organizations
to transform lives
and
to build loving, reconciling communities.


We value faith in Jesus Christ
    through respecting God's creation - all persons and the natural order;
    through promoting Christian unity in worship, prayer, learning, mission and service;
    through contributing to the well-being of our community by being bridge builders, agents of reconciliation and advocates for justice; and
    through responsible stewardship of our financial resources.

Upcoming Events

Twelve Months of Christmas - August - Bring Books to Schools
08/01/2014 – 08/31/2014 @ GDCC, 4021 Denlinger Rd, Dayton, OH 45426

Let the Christmas spirit fill us all year long! GDCC celebrates the Twelve Months of Christmas by focusing each month on a community need, and providing a way for Christians to help.

Dayton Public Schools is soliciting your help. There are various ways that you can lend your assistance this year. One way is by hosting a back to school Sunday in August. A Dayton Public School Representative will speak or give a short overview of the program in your church or local organization. There are many other ways congregations can assist. Some are listed below:

·         Place Dayton Public Schools information on your website

·         Distribute Information on the Home Access Center

·         Share information on the Parent University

·         Adopt a School

·         Sponsor district wide activities, sponsor holiday events or promote parent events within your congregation

·         Ask congregants to be volunteers, mentors and/or reinforce reading skills

·         Provide bus passes, books, book bags, supplies, clothing items such as socks, gloves, etc. and school uniforms

For additional information, please contact Toni Perry Gillespie, Director of Family and Community Engagement. Direct line 937-542-3013 or email ToniPG@dps.k12.oh.us



Twelve Months of Christmas - September - Adopt a School for Tutoring
09/01/2014 – 09/30/2014 @ GDCC, 4021 Denlinger Rd, Dayton, OH 45426

Let the Christmas spirit fill us all year long! GDCC celebrates the Twelve Months of Christmas by focusing each month on a community need, and providing a way for Christians to help.

Schools need help from September to June. We are encouraging everyone to check with their local schools to see how they can help.



Twelve Months of Christmas - October -Increase Awareness of Domestic Violence
10/01/2014 – 10/31/2014 @ GDCC, 4021 Denlinger Rd, Dayton, OH 45426

Let the Christmas spirit fill us all year long! GDCC celebrates the Twelve Months of Christmas by focusing each month on a community need, and providing a way for Christians to help.

Join us in a rally to increase awareness of the problems of domestic violence. Learn about our initiative to educate pastors on this issue and encourage them to speak out for safe and peaceful families.



Twelve Months of Christmas - November - Promote Warmer Houses before Winter
11/01/2014 – 11/30/2014 @ GDCC, 4021 Denlinger Rd, Dayton, OH 45426

Let the Christmas spirit fill us all year long! GDCC celebrates the Twelve Months of Christmas by focusing each month on a community need, and providing a way for Christians to help.

The winter of 2013-14 was tough! Let's help our neighbors prepare for the next winter with insulation, window covers, other ways to prepare our homes for the coming cold weather.



Check back soon for more events.