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This Is My Story

Posted by on Feb 2, 2019 in News | Comments Off on This Is My Story

This Is My Story

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Tours of Urban Mission

Posted by on May 23, 2019 in News | Comments Off on Tours of Urban Mission

Tours of Urban Mission

Would you like to take a tour of the Urban Mission? We’ll be hosting tours the week of July 8th – 13th. Morning tours begin at 9am and afternoon tours begin at 1pm. If you’d like to schedule a tour for yourself or a group, please send an email to Rev. Ashley Steele at asteele@urbanmission.org. Please include your name and/or group’s name, number of people in group & preferred day/time for tour. We’ll contact you shortly with a confirmation email regarding your preferred tour date. If you have any questions,...

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Love Works T-Shirts

Posted by on Apr 10, 2019 in News | Comments Off on Love Works T-Shirts

Love Works T-Shirts

“Love Works” is our theme for 2019. If you would like your own t-shirt, give us a call at 740.282.8010 or send us a message and we’ll send one your way. Each t-shirt is $10 and shipping is $5. You can also stop by the Urban Mission at 423 North Street in downtown Steubenville to pick up one as well!

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Minority Health Month 2019 Events

Posted by on Apr 1, 2019 in NEWS AND REPORTS | Comments Off on Minority Health Month 2019 Events

Minority Health Month 2019 Events

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Jobs for Life starts in April!

Posted by on Mar 13, 2019 in NEWS AND REPORTS | Comments Off on Jobs for Life starts in April!

Jobs for Life starts in April!

Our spring session of Jobs for Life is scheduled to begin Tuesday, April 2nd with classes held every Tuesday and Thursday from 10:00 A.M. to 12:00 P.M. The session ends May 30th with graduation ceremonies scheduled for Monday, June 3rd. We are currently accepting applications for students and volunteers and are available to answer any questions potential students might have. Interested students, volunteers & community members are welcome to attend an informational session on Thursday March 14th at 5:30 P.M. at the War Memorial Building at...

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Christmas 2018

Posted by on Nov 7, 2018 in NEWS AND REPORTS | Comments Off on Christmas 2018

Christmas 2018

We believe Christmas can still change the world.  Throughout the entire month of December we seek to do just that as we help make Christmas extra special for children and their families – all in the name of Jesus. Will you join us?  Here are a just a few easy ways to get into the Christmas spirit by helping the Urban Mission.   STOCK THE TOY SHELVES Help provide new toys for our Christmas Shop.  Begin shopping now for an age group of your choice by shopping our Wish List on Amazon.com or call 740.282.8010 for more details!   Unable to...

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Happy Thanksgiving

Posted by on Oct 31, 2018 in NEWS AND REPORTS | Comments Off on Happy Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving

Dear Friend of the Urban Mission, Families who visit the Urban Mission oftentimes have to make the tough decision of whether to pay their bills or buy food. This is especially true during the holidays; in fact, for the next few months, the Urban Mission will see a tremendous rise in the number of food requests we receive from our community’s most vulnerable. As you make plans for your own Thanksgiving celebrations, we invite you to consider supporting the Urban Mission as we seek to meet the needs of those around us. You can do so by donating...

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Community Survey

Posted by on Aug 29, 2018 in NEWS AND REPORTS | Comments Off on Community Survey

Community Survey

Did you know that fewer than half of American adults know most or all of their neighbors?  A recent survey from the Pew Internet & American Life Project found that when respondents were asked if they knew the names of the neighbors who live close to them, 19% of adults said they knew all of their neighbors. Another 24% said they knew most of their neighbors. This left the majority of American adults knowing only some (29%) or none (28%) of their neighbors by name. We want to change that in Steubenville.  In fact,...

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The Longest Table & Hunger Action Month 2018

Posted by on Aug 1, 2018 in NEWS AND REPORTS | Comments Off on The Longest Table & Hunger Action Month 2018

The Longest Table & Hunger Action Month 2018

At the Urban Mission, we believe in the power of community. We also believe there is no better way to experience that, than by sharing a meal together. On Sunday, September 30th, we invite you to join us at the table… the “Longest Table” in fact. On this day, you’ll be dining with more than 300 people down the middle of the street near the Urban Mission to help end hunger in our communities. This year we want to emphasize the fact that we are better when we come together. We are also implementing a “pay what you...

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Posted by on Jun 20, 2018 in NEWS AND REPORTS | Comments Off on

After months of hard work, cleaning and organizing, the Urban Thrift and Opportunity Center is open!  We are so thankful to all of the volunteers whose dedication to our mission made it possible. We’re ONE month in & thriving! We’ve been getting some great questions that we wanted to share with you.   Where is Urban Thrift located? 644 Market Street, Steubenville, Ohio.  It’s the beautiful white building on the corner of Market & 7th Street.   When are we open? Our store is currently open Mon. – Wed., 9 A.M. to 4 P.M.  We’ll...

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