The one day event which is sponsored by local churches and community partnerships, provides basic medical care through well women exams, dental procedures, and general health care needs. Social services agencies are available to answer questions and educate guests on local and state resources that are available for on-going support. Guests can expect to partake in family activities, utilize the child care center while enjoying breakfast and lunch.
The average cost to support each guest is $32.00 and the total cash value of sponsored medical services exceeds $60,000 for the day. The Compassion Queen Creek organization relies primarily on the generosity of church congregations and local businesses for financial and in-kind donations. The mission of the Compassion Queen Creek organization is to establish a long-term social network that will continue to support the needs of guests after the event.
During the year, guest who have been served at Compassion Queen Creek can receive additional help from volunteers at the Compassion Care Center located at 5418 E. Skyline Drive San Tan Valley, AZ 85144. They offer grief counseling, parenting classes, AHCCCS enrollment and job services.
About Compassion Queen Creek
Compassion Queen Creek is a collaborative effort by local churches, medical professionals, social services, and business that offer medical service to the San Tan Valley community one day each year. It is designed to show the love of God to neighbors who are underinsured and in need. The parent organization Compassion Connect is a registered 501(c)3 non-profit organization.