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Amazing Things!

Posted by on Mar 7, 2018 in News | Comments Off on Amazing Things!

Amazing Things!

With God, life transformation happens every day. We see it at the Urban Mission, in our shelters and food pantry and our kitchen. We also see it all around us – in our communities, schools, churches and neighborhoods. We want to celebrate these amazing things and also continue to create opportunities for more amazing things to happen. This spring, we invite you to do something AMAZING with us. In March we launched our “Amazing Things Among You” campaign. Not only is this an opportunity to raise funds for our new endeavors at the Urban...

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Better Heath, Better Living, Better You! – Minority Health Month 2018

Posted by on Mar 7, 2018 in News | Comments Off on Better Heath, Better Living, Better You! – Minority Health Month 2018

Better Heath, Better Living, Better You! – Minority Health Month 2018

The Community Development Center of the Urban Mission is proud to announce the calendar of events for April’s Minority Health Month 2018. 4th Annual “Stop the Violence” 5K Walk/Run Saturday, April 7, 2018 11:00 am – 1:00 pm 5K & Sidewalk Health Fair 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Community Health Luncheon Steubenville Municipal Building TO REGISTER, click  HERE. Dance for Life Workshop Friday, April 13, 2018 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm Martin Luther King Center TO REGISTER, click HERE. Women’s Mammogram Screening & Health Fair Saturday, April 21, 2018...

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Posted by on Feb 1, 2018 in NEWS AND REPORTS | Comments Off on

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JOSHUA 2018

Posted by on Jan 10, 2018 in News | Comments Off on JOSHUA 2018

JOSHUA 2018

We love our city and believe you will too after you visit the Urban Mission in Steubenville, OH. Through our year round mission program, the J.O.S.H.U.A. program, youth and adults are invited to come and make a difference in the lives of hundreds of people we serve each day. Mission opportunities include: small home repair projects, serving food at our Unity Kitchen, working in the local Unity Garden, stocking shelves at our Client Choice Pantry, providing worship at our Mission Rejoice service, and working with inner city youth, all while...

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Housing & Homeless Services

Posted by on Jan 10, 2018 in News | Comments Off on Housing & Homeless Services

Housing & Homeless Services

Have you read the news? Harry and Tracy Kellermier, owners of the City Rescue Mission and Thrift Store in Steubenville, are retiring and have donated the homeless shelter to the Urban Mission Ministries. Here’s a picture of Rev. Ashley Steele, Executive Director, and Ms. Debra Bryan, Housing Services Director, accepting the keys from Harry Kellermier. The Urban Mission is excited for this new venture and looking forward to providing new and additional services for our community’s most vulnerable.  If you are interested in...

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Urban Mission Stories

Posted by on Dec 5, 2017 in NEWS AND REPORTS | Comments Off on Urban Mission Stories

Urban Mission Stories

Take a moment to watch some powerful testimonies of others who have been helped by the Urban Mission this past year: Thankful! What gift can you share? Know someone in need? Be a part of this special community Serving more than just food Grateful for you!...

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Posted by on Nov 21, 2017 in NEWS AND REPORTS | Comments Off on

The Urban Mission is happy to announce the addition of several new positions to our team in 2018. Position descriptions and applications can be found below. You are also invited to visit the Urban Mission Main Office at 301 North 5th Street in Steubenville, OH to receive a paper application. Applications will be accepted until December 15th. Interviews will begin on December 18th – January 12th Please email your application and resume to Ms. Kelly Jeffers at kjeffers@urbanmission.org. For questions, please call Kelly at 740.282.8010. Apply...

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Christmas at the Urban Mission

Posted by on Nov 3, 2017 in News | Comments Off on Christmas at the Urban Mission

Christmas at the Urban Mission

This year, we are excited to offer a number of giving opportunities to bless someone this Christmas season. Please scroll down to learn for this year’s special needs:   ADOPT A CHILD & help provide new toys for our Christmas Shop. Begin shopping now for an age group of your choice. Be sure to call us for more details! COLLECT NEW GLOVES, hats, socks & scarves for children and adults. These can be dropped off at the Urban Mission at any time! SHOP FOR TEENS: This year we are in need of toiletries, candy & gift cards for...

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Thanksgiving Giving & Volunteer Opportunities

Posted by on Oct 11, 2017 in NEWS AND REPORTS | Comments Off on Thanksgiving Giving & Volunteer Opportunities

Thanksgiving Giving & Volunteer Opportunities

We are still collecting items for our holiday food bags. The item of the month is yellow cake mix. We hope to have all items stocked in the Pantry by October 31. Other ways you can help this holiday season: • PRAY: Pray for our families & the Mission. • VOLUNTEER: Volunteers are needed for the food pantry and Warehouse each week. • GIVE: Every gift of $35 provides a family the opportunity to end hunger in their household this holiday season and beyond • EAT: A special Thanksgiving meal will be served on Wednesday, November 22nd at noon. ...

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Jobs for Life

Posted by on Oct 11, 2017 in News | Comments Off on Jobs for Life

Jobs for Life

At the Urban Mission we believe that God has given every human being a unique set of gifts and abilities to be used for good. In light of this conviction, we are pursuing new ministry goals in 2018. One of our goals is to launch our newly established Jobs for Life Work Initiative! Jobs for Life is a tool used by churches and non-profits to help disciple men and women around the theology of work. At the Urban Mission, we understand that many people face unique challenges when it comes to gaining and keeping meaningful employment. The Jobs for...

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