Saturday, June 27 is National HIV Testing Day, and a new program from Faith Mission’s Health Center is joining health centers nationally in taking steps toward ending the HIV epidemic. The center offers medical care to people who are homeless, low-income or uninsured. With this new program, many of the free and low-cost services the center […]
In mid-June, Faith Mission partnered with Harmony Project and the Kind Columbus initiative to create a mural that would bring hope to the people served by the homeless shelter Downtown. The “hope” mural, designed by artist Jeremy Jarvis, is similar in design to a “dream” mural located on Livingston Avenue. For this mural, Faith Mission […]
We will have a warm meal, clothing, hygiene, and snacks for the homeless residing at Faith Mission. Start collecting!
The Faith Mission of Columbus celebrates 50 years of serving Franklin County’s homeless this year. The charity organization has gone through quite an evolution over the past half century, including overall growth in services and supporters. “Our donors come from all over the community — all over Franklin County,” said Pam Georgiana, Director of Engagement […]
Community Plates was launched in 2011 with a very simple goal: to get food to people in need. Founder Jeff Schacher recognized a huge discrepancy between the amount of food being thrown away each day by restaurants and grocery stores, and the amount of food needed in local pantries and shelters. So he created Community […]
Faith Mission has recently completed its move to a bigger and better space at 245 N. Grant Avenue. “We are fully in the new building and absolutely love it,” said Executive Director Susan Villilo. “The new location provides an improved environment that reflects the quality of the services provided. People using our services have increased […]