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Holiday Volunteer Opportunities

Posted by on Oct 11, 2017 in News | Comments Off on Holiday Volunteer Opportunities

Holiday 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

What if millions of unemployed people were working because the Local Church intervened? It would change the world. Learn how Christ-centered churches and organizations are “flipping the list” and using Jobs for Life as a discipleship platform to help underserved men and women find jobs and experience life in Christ....

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Winter Coat Drive & Giveaway

Posted by on Sep 5, 2017 in News | Comments Off on Winter Coat Drive & Giveaway

Winter Coat Drive & Giveaway

At this time we ask that you bear with us as we take a pause on our clothing and household donations. However, we are still accepting donations of winter coats, hats, gloves and blankets of all sizes. Coat donations can be dropped off at the Warehouse, 311 North 6th Street or our Main Office at 301 North 6th Street from now until October 21st. Need a winter coat? Stop by October 23, 24 or 25 and receive one free of charge!  ...

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Hunger Action Month

Posted by on Sep 5, 2017 in NEWS AND REPORTS | Comments Off on Hunger Action Month

Hunger Action Month

Ending Hunger is Possible…with You! It’s September and that means Hunger Action Month at the Urban Mission! Below is a list of all the ways you can get involved in ending hunger in the Ohio Valley:     For a printout of a Hunger Action Month support sign,...

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The Longest Table

Posted by on Aug 2, 2017 in NEWS AND REPORTS | Comments Off on The Longest Table

The Longest Table

The Longest Table is back and we are excited for this year’s signature event! Below is a flyer as well as a set of Frequently Asked Questions as well as an opportunity to purchase tickets. Frequently Asked Questions What is The Longest Table?  The Longest Table is an Urban Mission fundraiser to raise awareness for hunger during Hunger Action Month in September. It is also an opportunity to bring our community (both near and far) together to dine at the “longest table” our community has ever seen! How do I buy tickets?  Tickets can be...

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Thank you for your support of the Back to School Bash 2017!

Posted by on Jul 12, 2017 in NEWS AND REPORTS | Comments Off on Thank you for your support of the Back to School Bash 2017!

Thank you for your support of the Back to School Bash 2017!

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Summer Volunteer Opportunities

Posted by on Jul 5, 2017 in News | Comments Off on Summer Volunteer Opportunities

Summer Volunteer Opportunities

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Back to School Bash

Posted by on Jul 5, 2017 in NEWS AND REPORTS | Comments Off on Back to School Bash

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...

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Summer Food

Posted by on May 18, 2017 in NEWS AND REPORTS | Comments Off on Summer Food

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....

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Amazing Raise

Posted by on May 1, 2017 in NEWS AND REPORTS | Comments Off on Amazing Raise

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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