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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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Listening with Compassion, Serving with Love

Posted by on Jun 22, 2020 in NEWS AND REPORTS | Comments Off on Listening with Compassion, Serving with Love

Listening with Compassion, Serving with Love

To our community, For more than 60 years, the Urban Mission has sought to provide a living witness of what it means to act justly, love mercy and walk humbly with God. Justice As a faith-based organization, we define justice as it is found in the Bible. In Isaiah 1:17, God sets the standard for justice through the words of Isaiah, “Learn to do right; seek justice. Defend the oppressed. Take up the cause of the fatherless; plead the case of the widow.” As members of the Urban Mission staff, who are also people of faith, we have a...

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Donate Items

Posted by on Jun 22, 2020 in NEWS AND REPORTS | Comments Off on Donate Items

The Urban Mission is always accepting donations of the following items: Personal Hygiene ItemsFirst aid suppliesPaper productsPersonal care productsCleaning productsBath linens, Hand & bath towels, washclothsLaundry productsMops/brooms/bucketsPampers (all sizes)Good or new furniture and appliancesDishes/pots & pans/silverwareAnything that makes a house a home To arrange for a donation pick up, please complete the following form: If you have questions, please email store@urbanmission.org.

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Summer Mobile Food Pantry for Children

Posted by on Jun 22, 2020 in NEWS AND REPORTS | Comments Off on Summer Mobile Food Pantry for Children

Summer Mobile Food Pantry for Children

Our Children’s Mobile Food Pantry is back for another year! The pantry will operate as a nine-week program available for children, ages 1 – 18, on Wednesdays and Fridays of each week until August 14th.  This year’s program will be in partnership with Checker Cab, which will be providing a delivery vehicle and driver on Fridays of each week. We are grateful for Karen D’Anniballe and her staff for making this possible! Food items are made available through partnerships with Trinity Health System, Wal-Mart Distribution Center No. 7017...

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Back to School Bash DRIVE THROUGH

Posted by on Jun 22, 2020 in NEWS AND REPORTS | Comments Off on Back to School Bash DRIVE THROUGH

Back to School Bash DRIVE THROUGH

It’s official! This year’s Urban Mission Back to School Bash will be held as a “drive through” event. We’ve had to make some changes this year due to COVID-19, but we’re still excited to offer this service to the community. We’re also to happy to share that many of our local school districts are providing school supplies for students. As a result, our distribution will be specifically for 5th graders – 12th graders. Any items we receive for younger children will be distributed to local schools...

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Health and Safety Updates

Posted by on Mar 16, 2020 in NEWS AND REPORTS | Comments Off on Health and Safety Updates

Health and Safety Updates

Important health and safety update: The health of our community, our customers, our staff, and our volunteers is of the utmost importance to the Urban Mission. For the past several weeks we have been implementing new strategies, approaches and options in connecting our services to our neighbors during this public health threat. Out of an abundance of caution and in the interest of taking care of each other, the following information details how each of our ministries are currently functioning to proactively reduce the risk of community spread...

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Take our survey

Posted by on Feb 17, 2020 in NEWS AND REPORTS | Comments Off on Take our survey

Take our survey

As we have learned throughout the years, anything that happens at the Urban Mission is a direct result of the support of others, like you, who have felt called to pray and give and serve and care and connect to those in need. To build upon our 2020 theme of being “connected,” we would like to enhance the way we connect with you by seeking your feedback. – How can we make your giving experience more meaningful?- Are there new ways you would like to connect with us?- What events or activities would you enjoy attending? These questions...

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Ties & Tiaras Prom Extravaganza!

Posted by on Jan 30, 2020 in NEWS AND REPORTS | Comments Off on Ties & Tiaras Prom Extravaganza!

Ties & Tiaras Prom Extravaganza!

Have you heard about this event?  To serve our school aged teens, we are hosting a prom gown and tux/suit giveaway on Saturday, March 28th at the 7th Street Plaza. If you or someone you know, has gently used gowns or suits that you would like to donate, we are currently receiving these items and other donations (shoes, ties, jewelry, purses) at our War Memorial Building, 423 North Street, in downtown Steubenville.  If you’d like to participate in this event by volunteering or donating a gift card or other items, please contact...

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