Christ Church currently works with the following partners -
A Child's Haven is a nonprofit organization dedicated to transforming the lives of young children who have
experienced developmental delays or behavioral challenges. Many are
victims of poverty, child abuse or domestic violence.
American Leprosy Missions exists to serve as a channel of Christ's love
to persons affected by leprosy and related diseases, helping them to be
healed in body and spirit and restored to lives of dignity and hope.
Gateway House assists with improving the quality of life of adults who are living with a persistent and serious mental illness.
Offers free medical care to the poor in our community who have no health insurance. Volunteers are needed to assist with eligibility screening. Greenville Free Medical Clinic is located at 600 Arlington Avenue.
Strives to empower adults to participate more effectively in the community by
providing quality instruction in reading, writing, math and speaking
Kairos is an ecumenical, Christian, lay-led ministry that addresses the spiritual needs of inmates in state and federal detention centers.
Loaves and Fishes rescues and distributes extra food from grocery stores and restaurants and delivers it to shelters, soup kitchens, children's homes and after-school programs. Loaves and Fishes is located at Green Gate Office Park at 25 Woods Lake Road.
Meals on Wheels delivers meals to the homebound Monday through Friday in Greenville County. Volunteers may deliver weekly, bi-weekly or monthly or may work in the kitchen. Meals on Wheels is located at 15 Oregon Street.
The Overcomers’ ministry is a nationally recognized 26-week Christ-centered addiction residential recovery program for men located at the Greenville Rescue Mission. Opportunities for adult mentoring, discipleship and assistance with transition into the community following the program are available to volunteers. The Greenville Rescue Mission is located at 1916 North Pleasantburg Drive.
The Stephen’s House support people with HIV/AIDS by offering residential care and teaching life skills and ways to live with the disease. It is located at 200 W. Earle Street.
The Soup Kitchen provides a hot lunch to needy people six days a week. Volunteers can work a weekday shift from 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM. Project Host Culinary School trains unemployed applicants through a
program overseen and taught by a professional chef. The goal of the
program is to teach the applicants culinary skills needed to obtain jobs
in the food service industry. The Soup Kitchen and Culinary School is located at 525 South Academy Street.
Safe Harbor provides safe shelter, counseling and advocacy for victims of domestic violence.
The Sterling Torch Program provides an after school program and summer enrichment programs for children in the Sterling community. There are numerous opportunities for volunteers and tutors.
Triune Mercy Center is a non-denominational mission church that ministers with and alongside the homeless in downtown Greenville.
United Ministries provides life-changing opportunities for people in Greenville who lack education or employment skills, are in financial crisis, or are homeless. United Ministries assists poor people in moving toward self-reliance through a variety of programs. United Ministries is located at 606 Pendleton Street.
GAIHN provides transitional housing and radical hospitality to homeless
families through partnerships with churches like Christ Church.
Volunteers are needed to assist up to four homeless families one week
three times a year. In 2014, the GAIHN community welcomed 76 families,
comprised of 104 adults and 181 children (285 total individuals).
Forty-eight families found permanent housing during their sojourn with
YouthBASE helps children overcome serious behavioral, academic, social, and emotional difficulties. YouthBASE is located at 813 Hampton Avenue.
Get Involved: Contact Frances Poe, Director of Faith in Action