Through the month of April we will be collecting gently used or new shoes for the People's City Mission.
Join us for a press conference and live radio remote at Cornhusker Bank on 8310 O St at 11:15 a.m. on Tuesday, April 14th, a walk at 11:30 a.m. from the Cornhusker Bank Center on 84th and O to the People’s City Mission Help Center on 68th and P to help raise awareness of the need for shoes in our community, and a free lunch. All partners in attendance on April 14th will be recognized at the press conference.
Click the link to the right for more information about this important mission.
Our Mission is to lend support to the service organizations helping those in need within our community. Giving support thru monetary gifts and service to the following community programs:
Matt Talbot Kitchen: Outreach collects food for their food pantry on a monthly basis and highlighting needs throughout the year. Several of our Church members provide and serve meals as well. January we celebrate Souper Bowl of caring.
Habitat for Humanity is supported in Prayer and with lunch served during the building season. We Highlight giving and volunteering in October when we take a free will offering to support this program. Habitat for Humanity banks are available for families to take home and fill with change.
Friendship Home with Christmas in July. Gifts are given and placed under our patriotic Christmas tree providing items that the Women and Children of the shelter need most at that time.
UMCOR needs are supported as needed. 2017 found us providing Flood Buckets and donations for those in need after the Hurricanes
The Lighthouse is supported thru donations at Thanksgiving.
Salvation Army and Peoples City Mission receive gifts at Christmas from our members with our giving tree providing new toys and gifts for the Angel Tree/Toy Store at the Salvation Army. New Hats, Mittens, and socks are given for the Peoples City Mission guests.
Walter Apartment Friends. We have partnered with this community and enjoy bringing fellowship, music and treats several times each year.
Our committee also reaches out to our Church Family members who are limited in their mobility or have an illness by sending greeting cards throughout the year.
Our committee meets once a month at 7:00 pm usually on the first Monday of the month.