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.

 

Jesus says, “For I was hungry and you gave me something to eat, I was thirsty and you gave me something to drink, I was a stranger and you invited me in, I needed clothes and you clothed me, I was sick and you looked after me, I was in prison and you came to visit me.” – Matthew 25:35-36

In 2016, You have provided:

53,111

Served Meals

9,856

Sheltered Nights

Urgently Needed Items

Please contact Scott Schnyders or Dawn Bowman for additional items needed for the men’s shelter or hot meal site.

  • Shelter Needs

  • Beds & Mattresses: T, F, Q
  • Men's Shoes
  • Laundry Detergent
  • Shampoo
  • Body Wash
  • Pillows
  • Meal Ministry

  • Paper Towels
  • Napkins
  • Coffee
  • Cereal
  • Sugar packets

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Heaven and Earth Collide

A seed is planted when one walks through our door. Whether you are homeless and slept for hours in our shelter and woke up and knew you were safe, or elderly with little funds for rent, utilities, medicine and food and supplementing your income with a hot meal helps make ends meet, our men’... Read More