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Emmaus Mission Center, Inc.Emmaus Mission Center, Inc.
Emmaus Mission Center, Inc. is a Christian ministry dedicated to assisting the poor to break out of poverty by providing them with job skill training, education and access to food, clothing and shelter. Read more
Emmaus Mission Center, Inc. is a Christian ministry dedicated to assisting the poor to break out of poverty by providing them with job skill training, education and access to food, clothing and shelter.
Programs and Services
Transitional Homeless Shelter:
Our shelter provides safe and secure year round transitional housing for up to 20 adults, with or without children. In 2012 we served a total of over 160 people, mostly single males, but also single females, couples with and without children and single parent families.
Emmaus Food Pantry:
Our food pantry is open from 9:00am until 1:00pm Monday to Friday and 9:00am until noon on Saturday.
We provide food from our food pantry once per month per family and the amount of food given is based upon family size and the volume of food available.
Emmaus Thrift Store:
Out thrift store is open from 8:30am until 4:00pm Monday to Friday.
We provide clothing, furniture, appliances and household items low cost or free of charge.