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Urban Thrift – Moving Sale!

Posted by on Dec 7, 2020 in News | Comments Off on Urban Thrift – Moving Sale!

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...

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Thanksgiving

Posted by on Nov 12, 2020 in NEWS AND REPORTS | Comments Off on Thanksgiving

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...

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Posted by on Nov 3, 2020 in NEWS AND REPORTS | Comments Off on google-site-verification: google49a4443f2baffdaa.html

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Coat Drive and Distribution

Posted by on Oct 12, 2020 in NEWS AND REPORTS | Comments Off on Coat Drive and Distribution

Coat Drive and Distribution

We are happy to share that our Coat Drive and Distribution is able to happen this year.  As a result, we are now collecting new and used coat donations, as well as hats, gloves, and scarves to be distributed to families in need.  These items can be dropped off at Urban Thrift (644 Market Street) or the Urban Mission food warehouse (311 North 6th) Monday – Friday, from 9am to 4pm.  We are especially in need of children’s coats. This year’s distribution will take place at the 7th Street Plaza on October 26, 27, & 28...

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Christmas applications

Posted by on Oct 12, 2020 in NEWS AND REPORTS | Comments Off on Christmas applications

Please print, complete and return to the Urban Mission. See drop off times and location below.

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Christmas Program Application Checklist

Posted by on Oct 12, 2020 in NEWS AND REPORTS | Comments Off on Christmas Program Application Checklist

Dear Fresh Market Families, Our Christmas Program Application Process will look a little different this year. We hope that you find this Application Checklist helpful when filling out your application.   □ STEP 1: Carefully read over ALL of the information provided in this application packet.  □ STEP 2: Fill out your application completely and honestly.  Click here to download the Christmas application. □ STEP 3: Gather Proof of Income. You must show proof of ALL Household Income.  Here are some examples of...

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2021, here we come!

Posted by on Oct 12, 2020 in News | Comments Off on 2021, here we come!

2021, here we come!

We are excited to share with you some important updates from the 7th Street Plaza, the War Memorial Building and our Fresh Market & Mobile Food Pantry. Even though our response to COVID-19 has consumed a great deal of our time and resources these past six months, by God’s grace and the generosity of our partners, we have been able to do some work behind the scenes to keep our projects moving a step closer to completion. 7th Street Plaza – Throughout 2020 we have been working with a group of architects to design the plans for our new...

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Christmas @ Urban Mission

Posted by on Oct 12, 2020 in News | Comments Off on Christmas @ Urban Mission

Christmas @ Urban Mission

This holiday season, the Urban Mission will continue to offer our Christmas programming, but with a few changes. Families will still shop for toys, but in a manner consistent with local and state health department recommendations. Donors will still have the opportunity to give, but can do so by choosing the most convenient way possible. Volunteers will still have a chance to serve, but in a variety of new ways to limit exposure. As we approach the holidays, we invite you to join us in the following ways: Provide a financial gift to the Urban...

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Call for volunteers!

Posted by on Sep 8, 2020 in NEWS AND REPORTS | Comments Off on Call for volunteers!

Call for volunteers!

We have some special projects happening at the Urban Mission during the months of September and October. If you are looking for a short term project, call us at 740.282.8010 and ask for Tiffany or Terrence to arrange your day.

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Hunger Action Month

Posted by on Sep 8, 2020 in NEWS AND REPORTS | Comments Off on Hunger Action Month

Hunger Action Month

As a supporter of the Urban Mission, we invite you to join us as we participate in Hunger Action Month.  Each September, the Urban Mission joins this national campaign meant to bring greater attention to hunger in our community AND promote ways for people everywhere to get involved. This year, Hunger Action Month occurs at a time when the Urban Mission is experiencing record numbers of families in need of food assistance.   Here’s a sneak peak of what you’ll see on the Urban Mission social media pages, beginning on Monday,...

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