Lifting up those in need, together.

Because of you…

Refuge of Hope is able to provide hot meals to hungry and hurting men, women and children in a family style setting seven (7) times every week.

Because of you…

Homeless men receive hot showers, meals, clothing and access to counseling in a safe and clean dormitory-style shelter.

Poverty, hunger and homelessness are major concerns in Stark County. With your help Refuge of Hope can continue to provide the vital services needed for those who live in dire circumstances. Please consider making a donation or becoming a volunteer today.

 

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Our Monthly Prayer Intentions

May:  For people fighting cancer.

These things I have spoken unto you, that in me ye might have peace. In the world ye shall have tribulation: but be of good cheer; I have overcome the world. -John 16:33

In 2017, You have provided:

31,918

Served Meals

5,176

Sheltered Nights

Urgently Needed Items

Please contact Scott Schnyders or Jo Ann Carpenter for additional items needed for the men’s shelter or hot meal site.

  • Shelter Needs

  • Beds & Mattresses: T, F, Q
  • Deoderant
  • Furniture
  • Laundry Detergent
  • Men Shoes
  • Meal Ministry

  • Canned: Fruits & Vegetables
  • Lemonade Mix
  • Coffee
  • Kool-Aid
  • Cream and Sugar

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He was on the floor sobbing.

He was actually on the floor in the prayer room sobbing! By, Jo Ann Carpenter   The other evening after the Meal Ministry one of our residents came in on the phone and was in a deep conversation.  He was upset and after the call was ended he loudly asked to be let into the prayer room, h... Read More