NEWS AND REPORTS

Back to School Bash

Posted on Jul 5, 2017 in NEWS AND REPORTS

Back to School Bash

The Urban Mission Annual Back to School Bash is scheduled for Thursday, August 17, 2017. For many, going back to school is a time of excitement – getting new clothing or a backpack filled with supplies. For others, it is a time of anxiety. In our community, there are many families who need a little extra help in preparing their children for a new school year. This year, you can make a difference for a child or teen by purchasing a new backpack and/or supplies. Donations can be dropped off at 301 N. 5th Street. Monetary donations can be designated to “Back to School” or given online at www.urbanmission.org. Volunteers are also welcome. If you would like to help, please...

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Summer Food

Posted on May 18, 2017 in NEWS AND REPORTS

Summer Food

The Urban Mission is committed to seeing that children receive a nutritious meal during the summer months while school is not in session. The Urban Mission will administer meals to students locally as a second-year sponsor for the Ohio Department of Education, USDA Summer Food Service Program. Meals will be served beginning June 5 – August 18; youth ages 1 – 18 can visit one of four area sites to receive a lunch meal. Individuals ages 19 through 21 with a mental or physical disability may also be eligible for free summer meals. The four sites are as follows: Martin Luther King Center: 905 Market Street, Steubenville (meal time: 12:00 – 1:00) Sacred...

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Amazing Raise

Posted on May 1, 2017 in NEWS AND REPORTS

Amazing Raise

It’s time for the “Amazing Raise Ohio Valley! To give your gift, click here.  The Amazing Raise Ohio Valley was created as a special charitable giving day initiated by the Community Foundation for the Ohio Valley (CFOV).  It’s a day to celebrate the Ohio Valley’s spirit of generosity and support the work of nonprofits. Donations of $10 or more made online will be eligible to be amplified through a bonus pool of dollars from the total donations received through the CFOV.    Thank you for your generosity!...

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Posted on Apr 4, 2017 in NEWS AND REPORTS

To volunteer, give our office a call to let us know how you would like to serve that day.  We need volunteers to welcome guests, wash feet, distribute toiletries and serve a special meal. Volunteers can arrive anytime between 10 and 2pm on Thursday, April 13th.

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Posted on Feb 9, 2017 in NEWS AND REPORTS

Minority Health Month 2017 The Neighborhood Community Development Center of the Urban Mission is proud to announce the events for Minority Health Month 2017. During the month of April we will sponsor FREE events for minority families in the Ohio Valley that help create awareness about the health disparities affecting minorities. For real time updates, we invite you to visit our Facebook page.   Saturday, April 15 – Men’s Health Luncheon Time: 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm Where: Steubenville High School (Commons)   Thursday, April 27 – Men’s Free Prostate Screening Time: 4:30 pm- 6:30 pm Where: Tony Teramana Cancer Center   Thursday, April 27 – Women’s Free...

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Growing Possibilities

Posted on Jan 24, 2017 in NEWS AND REPORTS

Growing Possibilities

Come be a part of the Urban Mission volunteer team! There are a number of “growing possibilities” happening this year, and we’d love for you to be a part of them! Give us a call at 740.282.8010 to find out more information or to sign up to volunteer.   Urban Mission 2017 Volunteer...

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