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Christmas

Posted by on Nov 15, 2019 in News | Comments Off on Christmas

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...

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60th Anniversary Celebration

Posted by on Oct 2, 2019 in NEWS AND REPORTS | Comments Off on 60th Anniversary Celebration

60th Anniversary Celebration

We invite you to “save the date” for Sunday, October 20th, as we conclude our 60th Anniversary celebrations with a special worship service.  We’ll be holding the service at the 7th Street Plaza and look forward to sharing a special announcement with you.  We’re asking for all our guests to bring a coat to donate to our Coat Distribution which will be held the following week.  All are welcome to this special worship celebration!

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Holiday Meals

Posted by on Sep 6, 2019 in News | Comments Off on Holiday Meals

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...

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September is Hunger Action Month!

Posted by on Sep 6, 2019 in NEWS AND REPORTS | Comments Off on September is Hunger Action Month!

September is Hunger Action Month!

It’s Hunger Action Month and we’re joining forces with Mid-Ohio Foodbank to gain a “fresh perspective” about hunger.  For the next several weeks, we’ll be highlighting the power of food in our lives and our communities by talking about what’s “fresh” and new as it relates to ending hunger in the Ohio Valley. Here’s a sneak peek of what’s to come: Week One – The new face of hunger in our communities More than half of those who visit our pantry are children and senior citizens.  Another large percentage of those we serve are...

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2019 Back to School Events

Posted by on Aug 1, 2019 in NEWS AND REPORTS | Comments Off on 2019 Back to School Events

2019 Back to School Events

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Mobile Summer Food Pantry for Children

Posted by on Aug 1, 2019 in NEWS AND REPORTS | Comments Off on Mobile Summer Food Pantry for Children

Mobile Summer Food Pantry for Children

Summer Food on the Go! We are getting excited as we prepare for our first ever mobile food pantry” for children. On Fridays, August 2nd, 9th and 16th, we’ll be distributing food in the following locations: Ridge Wood Place Apartments (Wintersville) 12-12:20pm JFK & Elmer White Family Units (North End) 12:35-12:55pm Earl Rogers Plaza (South End) 1:30-1:50pm Donald Haman Apartments (Lincoln Ave) 2:00-2:20pm Heritage Place Apartments (MLK) 1:00-1:20pm Murphy’s Field (Plum Street) 2:30-2:50pm To fully stock our bags, we are still in need of...

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Urban Mission Ministry Expansion

Posted by on Jul 10, 2019 in News | Comments Off on Urban Mission Ministry Expansion

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...

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Tours of Urban Mission

Posted by on May 23, 2019 in NEWS AND REPORTS | 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 AND REPORTS | 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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