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Fresh Market Food Pantry

Posted on Jan 22, 2021 in News

Fresh Market Food Pantry

If you or someone you know would like to join our Fresh Market food pantry, here is the most up to to date information: 2021 Hours of Operation: Our Fresh Market is open every Tuesday through Friday from 9am to 4pm and until 6pm on Wednesdays. Location: We are located at 311 North 6th Street in downtown Steubenville (43952) in a four story warehouse. All food is typically distributed through the back of the warehouse utilizing a drive through model. For individuals and families visiting for the first time, please park and come in through the front door of our warehouse to sign up. How often can you visit? Customers can visit once per week. What do I need to bring with...

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“Beautiful Things”

Posted on Jan 22, 2021 in News

“Beautiful Things”

Every January, the Urban Mission begins the new year with a newtheme. We are excited to announce our theme for 2021 – “BeautifulThings.” As Isaiah 61 reminds us, it is God’s desire to “bestow a crown ofbeauty instead of ashes, the oil of joy, instead of mourning, and agarment of praise, instead of a spirit of despair.” In 2021, it is our mission to highlight the beauty of each person whowalks through our doors, and be co-creators with God to createbeauty at the Urban Mission and within our community. We invite you join us in this effort and we continue to pray for you and your family and friends as we begin a new year together – a new...

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Urban Mission Works

Posted on Jan 22, 2021 in News

Urban Mission Works

We’re excited to formally share with you, our Urban Mission Works program – a growing ministry of the Urban Mission! Urban Mission Works is an employment readiness and mentoring program for members of the community who experience barriers to employment. Individuals wishing to participate in Urban Mission Works engage in the following three program components: Hands-On Work Training: Urban Mission Works offers six 6 different work training sites for participants to engage in supervised hands-on training. Participants get to work at all 6 work training sites before completing the program. Urban Mission Works also offers training certifications in each work training site...

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Urban Thrift – Moving Sale!

Posted on Dec 7, 2020 in NEWS AND REPORTS

Urban Thrift – Moving Sale!

We’re moving! Here’s the most recent article about our move as found in the Herald Star: STEUBENVILLE — Thrift shoppers looking for bargains will find them even more so this month at Urban Thrift and Opportunity Center, which is looking forward to operating out of a new location early next year. During December, the thrift store located at 644 Market St., is having a $3 a bag sale, which store Manager Aimee Livingston explained means shoppers can snag a good deal and help the store downsize its inventory a bit in preparation ultimately for its planned move to the Seventh Street Plaza. All household items, kitchen equipment, books, Christmas decorations,...

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Thanksgiving

Posted on Nov 12, 2020 in NEWS AND REPORTS

Thanksgiving

As we prepare for the upcoming Thanksgiving and Christmas seasons, we know things might feel a little different this year – celebrations might be smaller, and holiday meals and gatherings might be shared remotely around a Zoom call.  Despite all this, we know how important it is to stay connected.  Below are a few ways the Urban Mission is connecting with our community during the holiday season.  We invite you to join us during this time by giving in very tangible, but meaningful ways: Pray: As we approach the holiday season, we invite you to pray with us that God’s love and mercy would be experienced by all.  We also ask for your prayers so...

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