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:

95,828

Served Meals

15, 544

Sheltered Nights

Urgently Needed Items

Please contact Scott Schnyders or U-Londa Hicks for additional items needed for the men’s shelter or hot meal site.

  • Shelter Needs

  • Beds & Mattresses: T, F, Q
  • Razors
  • Furniture
  • T-Shirts Sz: L, XL, 2 XL, 3XL, 4XL
  • Men Shoes
  • Meal Ministry

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

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Beyond Grace – a homeless woman’s story

By Tim O’Neill, director of operations Two weeks ago during our Friday lunch meal to the community, I met a lady named Grace. She is a middle-aged woman who wears a stocking cap with long braids woven down each side and a warm smile in between them. She approached me and said, “Thank you a... Read More