Inner City Ministries, Inc. is a charitable 501 C3 organizaion dedicated to caring for homeless and low-income people of the inner city in Columbus, OH.
Inner City Ministries began as an outreach of the Churches of Christ in Christian Union (Circleville, OH) in 1986. Our mission is to create a Christ-centered community that demonstrates the love of God through a variety of ministries addressing physical and spiritual needs.
1. Lead individuals into a personal relationship with Jesus Christ as Savior, and to disciple them in the ways of Christian living.
2. Provide food and clothing free of charge to the homeless and the low-income families,
3. Provide a full meal after each church service three times per week.
4. Provide temporary emergency housing for women and children.
5. Prepare men and women to enter the workforce.
We offrer many opportunities for ministry and service. By doing these things we will have furthered the Kingdom of God on earth and fulfilled the mandate of James 1:27 -"Real religion, the kind that passes muster before God the Father, is this: Reach out to the homeless and loveless in their plight, and guard against corruption from the godless world."
We operate on charitable gifts and freewill donations from idividuals, churches, and businesses. We receive no government funding; however, we do participate with the Mid-Ohio Food Bank.
842 Sullivant Ave.
P.O. Box 23087
Columbus, OH 43223
1. On Thursdays we invite churches, volunteers, and small groups to participate by providing preaching, special music and the evening meal. We also have opportunities for ministry on Sundays, both morning and evening services.
2. BY DONATING YOUR TIME AND HELPING TO PROVIDE AND SERVE MEALS, PUT BAGS TOGETHER, AND HELP WITH ODD JOBS AROUND THE MISSION.
3. BY DONATING MATERIAL NEEDS TO HELP SUPPLY MEALS FOR THE LESS FORTUNATE. CHECK OUT OUR opportunities page FOR SOME SUGGESTIONS.
4. WE ARE ALWAYS IN NEED OF MONATERY DONATIONS. HERE AT INNER CITY WE PRIDE OUSELVES IN BEING GOOD STEWARDS OF THE DONATIONS WE RECEIVE. WE ARE A NON PROFIT 501(3)C ORGANIZATION AFFILIATED WITH THE CHURCH OF CHRIST IN CHRISTIAN UNION 100% OF OUR DONATIONS GO TO PROVIDING FOOD AND AND SUPPLING NEEDS TO THOSE WHO ARE UNABLE TO DO IT FOR THEMSELVES AT THE TIME.
Monatery Donations should be sent to Inner City Ministries P.O. Box 23087 Columbus OH 43223