Project Category: Food Pantry
Number of Participants: Fewer than 50
Duration of Project: 1-4 Hours
Service Opportunities: Project or Activity, Collecting Goods, Financial Donations
Location: 4324 Margaretta Avenue
Saint Louis MO 63115 MAP LINK
The St. Louis Dream Center, an outreach of Joyce Meyer Ministries, is a thriving, multi-cultural, urban church that is literally changing the face of the St. Louis community. The St. Louis Dream Center exists to restore hope into the lives of hurting people within the city of St. Louis. More than 30 outreaches weekly to meet the needs of children, seniors and homeless individuals including a food pantry that currently provides 70,000 meals per month, a clothing boutique that gives out more than 500 outfits per month, a soup kitchen that presently feeds approximately 300 people each day and an after school feeding program that ensures 500 kids will have something to eat for dinner during the week. There is also a residential treatment program for men over the age of 18 who are struggling with life-controlling issues such as drug and alcohol addiction. Meeting/Convention attendees are offered the opportunity to volunteer in the food pantry, soup kitchen or after school feeding program.
Impact: Meeting the food insecurity need for the impoverished within St. Louis.
Volunteer Responsibilities: Meeting/Convention attendees are offered the opportunity to volunteer in the food pantry, soup kitchen or after school feeding program.
Attire: Casual Attire
F&B Provided for Volunteers: Yes
Option to Move Project to a Different Location: No