This new year can be the year – like every year its a choice to live in despair of our current situation, or recognize there is HOPE.
HOPE starts with each one of us realizing we were made by GOD with a purpose. Each of us has the ability to over come and to succeed beyond our current situation. Reach for The LIGHT of that HOPE this year, let us help you to understand you are the best part of your success story. We know this because we have seen the worst make it to that better place. Together we all can help each other get through times of difficulty, that’s why we are here. To provide items yes but really we want to help you see that HOPE that will guide you to a better day.
We look forward to 2022 and doing all we can to help those who need help.
We are so thankful for GOD’s blessings of this year and look forward to seeing HIM work in the coming year.
We are so thankful as 2022 started off with The Junior Women’s Service Club hosting a roaring 20’s prom for us. Thank you to all the sponsors who helped make it such a great night. Thank you for all who donated of your time and financial support, helping us help those in need in Wayne County.
WE have been so blessed this past year to have been able serve those in need the entire year. We could not have done it with out those who donated of their resources and those who have donated their valuable time.
We ask for your continued support for 2022 as we will be providing learning stations in our lobby for adults as well as children. Our desire is to help the folks we serve know of the many resources available to help them realize they can overcome their current circumstances. We will continue to develop more partnerships to help people in need in our communities. God bless you as we work together to provide HIS love to all.
Services 2022 changes:
Financial Assistance will be changing to Mondays — Wednesdays– Fridays to better cover each week.
Food Pantry distribution for 2022 will be one time monthly.
Clothing room shopping no longer needs Appointments -we are once again doing first come first served.
Our lobby continues to be open for in person choice food menu, hygiene items, clothing and financial assistance. We are following a safe practices plan, and our Health Dept. guidelines.
Hours of Operation: Mon-Friday 9am -11:30am / 1pm to 4:30 pm. Please call note there are no longer any need for Clothing appointments, and REMEMBER financial assistance are done in person.
We are in need of a few more volunteers to come help us get back to full strength to serve those in need. We will soon have new media resources to help people find what services are available and where.
PEOPLE SERVING PEOPLE
Our donation shed continues to be open Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursdays from 8:30am to 4:30 pm. Please no large furniture or appliances also anything left outside overnight must be put in the dumpster. please only leave items in the the donation shed only. THANK YOU for your donations
Food distribution is in person and is back to one month.
“THE LOVE STARTS HERE”
We ARE STRoNGER TOGETHER AND WE WILL CONTINUE TO SEEK MORE PARTNERS TO WORK TOGETHER. IT DOES TAKE A COMMUNITY TO TRULY HELP PEOPLE OUT OF POVERTY AND WE ARE COMMITTED TO DO ALL WE CAN.
Being the light of GOD
OUR PASSION FOR SERVING HAS NOT DEMINISHED WITH A VIRUS, IT HAS GROWN STRONGER
We are People To People Ministries in Wooster, Ohio. We are an emergency needs ministry that’s here to help those in need when there is no place else to turn. To continue safety practices we need you to wear your mask when entering. CONTACT US – 330-262-1662
Our food pantry continues to serve in person, so please come in and see us and get the extra goodies we always have.
Financial Assistance*Days; Monday — Wednesday — Friday 9am to 11:30 & 1pm to 4:30 pm
Financial Assistance for Back rent, security deposits, utilities, and other unique needs. People with Financial needs must come in person, no phone in appointments will be taken unless there are special circumstances.
People to People is a secondary provider of financial assistance. PLEASE remember to check with Community Action and Salvation Army Wooster/Orrville first before coming to us. It will be the first question ask of you.
Clothing and Housewares
Clothing, Shoes, Small Houseware Items, and a lot more. No appointments needed!!
Back to School Project is where we supply children with new backpacks, school supplies, new underwear and socks, new bras for teen girls, new shoes, and new and lightly used name brand clothing that is donated by our amazing Wayne County community. Please see the special projects page for sign up information
Thanksgiving Dinner Box
Thanksgiving Dinner Box project: Full dinner in a box to go with In person pickups. Please check back in late summer for all our Holiday projects. Please see the special projects page for sign up information
Christmas Toy Project
Christmas Toy Project 2022 please check our special projects page for dates and sign up information.