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Word Of Life International, Inc.Word Of Life International, Inc.
We aim to sustain lives and empower communities by providing short and long term services that foster stable and independent lives. Word of Life International (WOL) is a not-for-profit community outreach agency located in the South Bronx, New York Ci... Read more
We aim to sustain lives and empower communities by providing short and long term services that foster stable and independent lives. Word of Life International (WOL) is a not-for-profit community outreach agency located in the South Bronx, New York City. Currently, running domestic programs that serves the Bronx community and its surrounding neighborhoods. Each week, WOL’s feeding program supports an average of 8,000 household members in the Bronx monthly. We envision strong communities and individuals without the immediate threat of hunger, homelessness, and unemployment.
Word of Life International (WOL) is a hunger relief agency and multi service community outreach center that serves as a last resort for food, clothing and social services for 8,000 South Bronx residents per month. WOL is currently staffed completely by volunteers from the surrounding community and members of the Word of Life Christian Fellowship Church. WOL has worked hard to establish key partner relationships; these partners work with WOL to provide food and programs services to our South Bronx residents and others from the 5 Boroughs of New York City. Vision Our vision is to ELIMINATE HUNGER in the South Bronx and become a one stop multi service center that simultaneously solve the short term emergency needs of its clients as well as the long term problems that prevent them from living a full and independent life and serve as well as a respected voice for the poor in the community.