Director’s Blog

29
Mar

2017 Impact Report

2017 URBAN COMMUNITY OUTREACH IMPACT ON THE COMMUNITY Provided over 20,000 Hot Nutritious Meals Temporary housing needs: In 2017 provided 428 Motel Bed Nights for Families; Permanent Housing Assistance: Placed […]

11
Feb

Apartment and Bed Found

Sunday, February 11, we found the extraordinary in the ordinary. It was a “usual kind of day” at Urban Community Outreach. Tasty food was prepared to feed the hungry folks. […]

04
Feb

Life is an Emergency

For many people experiencing homelessness “life is an emergency.” They spend every waking moment in fear because they are homeless. There are many situations that make this a valid statement. […]

28
Jan

Baby Crib Donation

Last Sunday was a warm and sunny day. Seemed more like summer than January. We had a lot of good food, resources and services for our client guests. Out on […]

21
Jan

Good Food

Sunday January 21, was a chilly day, but things were all warm and cozy at Urban Community Outreach. We handed out blankets and warm clothing to those who asked. The […]

14
Jan

I Love My Blanket

We had a 25 year old man come to us barefoot, no jacket and no belongings. He seemed to be an example of the “throw away kids” that no one […]

07
Jan

Serving Our Guests

On Sunday, January 7, 2018, the first Sunday of the new year, everyone enjoyed a delicious meal of enchilada pie, rice, vegetables, salads and dessert. Nurse Anne came and brought […]

17
Dec

Teddy Bear Give Away

The month of December has been a joyful experience at Urban Community Outreach’s Drop-In-Center. Lots of love and sharing for all who came to us. December 17th we rang in […]

20
Nov

Indian Food and Boy Scouts

On Sunday, November 19th, Vedanta volunteers came and prepared Indian food and the delicious fragrance filled Patterson Hall. We had many volunteers help sort clothing and hygiene items and hand […]

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