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Christmas

Posted on Nov 15, 2019 in News

Christmas

Each year, through our Christmas programming, we assist over 1,000 families registered in our food program with toys and other meaningful gifts. Children ages 12 and under receive toys and gifts and teens 13-18 years of age receive a Christmas stocking full of toiletries, gift cards and other items. As you plan your holiday shopping, we invite you to consider donating new or gently used toys towards our Christmas Kids Shop. You may also sponsor a particular age group by contacting our office at 740.282.8010 or emailing Cynthia Lytle at clytle@urbanmission.org. To make it even easier, we have an Amazon Wish List page with particular gift ideas that can be purchased and...

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Holiday Meals

Posted on Sep 6, 2019 in News

Holiday Meals

Help sponsor a meal for a family this holiday season Every gift of $35 will provide a family of four with a special holiday meal with leftovers.  It’s easy to give online by visiting our DONATION page. Make someone’s holiday Sweet For this year’s Thanksgiving and Christmas distribution, we are stocking our shelves with lots of fresh and nutritious food to offer to our community.  But…we still know how important it is to have something sweet to enjoy around the dinner table.  This year we are asking our online community to focus primarily on donating three items to our annual holiday food distribution. Cake mix Frosting Cans of Sweet potatoes This year we need...

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Urban Mission Ministry Expansion

Posted on Jul 10, 2019 in News

Urban Mission Ministry Expansion

On October 17th, 2019, history was made at the Urban Mission.  What was once a dream (11+ years in the making) now became a reality when we signed the papers to purchase the Seventh Street Plaza in downtown Steubenville.  How exciting it was to make this announcement at a celebratory worship service for our 60th Anniversary a few days later!  Was it a coincidence that this previously scheduled worship service fell in line with the plaza purchase – we think not!  It was just a reminder to us from God that love never gives up, never gives in, and always trusts! We are thankful to our tremendous and supportive community for putting love into action and...

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