We believe in God, the Father, Son, and Holy Spirit. We strive to do His will and be Christ-like in loving and serving others.
We empower our clientele by teaching new skills to achieve knowledge and success.
We engage volunteers in vital and meaningful roles to increase services.
We are honest, ethical, and transparent in our work and service to others.
We are committed to quality and excellence in all that we do to accomplish our mission.
We hold ourselves and our clientele accountable for all decisions and actions.
We treat each person with love, dignity, and respect.
We are an integral part of our community's resources for people facing homelessness.
We are effective steward of the human and financial resources entrusted to us.
People who are homeless that get an apartment often need furnishings and supplies
Clients attend classes and meet with mentors to earn vouchers to get furniture and household items from our store and cleaning, kitchen, & paper items from our Essentials Pantry.
Many people become homeless because they do not have the necessary skills to be
Provide life skill classes (budgeting, meal planning, completing job applications, etc.), Bible studies, gardening, etc.
Jacksonville does not have a homeless prevention program, and people do not know where to turn for help.
We provide resources to help pay back-rent and utilities. Clients can attend classes to earn vouchers to get use for debt.
No central location for information and/or resources, assistance, assessment, or to complete assessments
We distribute resource information, complete intakes and assessments and assist in forms and paperwork for people who are homeless or facing homelessness.
The below stats show the resource information we provided at intake as well as how the clients used their Earnings
Intake Applications: 209
Resource Information provided: Housing 81%, Food: 61%, Employment: 64%,
Financial Assistance: 53%