Local Mission

COPE Adopt-A-Family Christmas Program

November 2021

Spread the love and hope of Christ locally this holiday season. Adopt an individual or family through the COPE Adopt-A-Family Christmas Program. For many, these may be the only gifts they receive. 

Beginning November 14, stop by the Mission Hub on Sundays to select an individual name or family. Or contact Devanee in the office more information.

Food 4 Kids

This is the backpack food program for Elkhorn Public Schools. We provide non-perishable food for kids in need to take home for the weekends and to be distributed to hungry kids throughout the school day.

Help stock the pantry with: mac ‘n cheese cups, microwave pasta cups, pop-top soup, ramen noodles, fruit cups, applesauce cups, pudding cups, individual cereal, single serve oatmeal, Pop tarts, granola bars, fruit snacks, juice boxes, and individually packaged snacks such as pretzels, popcorn, goldfish, etc.

Open Door Mission Lunches

Volunteers will assemble and pack as many lunches as possible from 9:30 am – 10:30 am on Saturday mornings in Bethany’s Mission Center. All food and materials will be provided. SIGN UP TO MAKE LUNCHES.

Lydia House & Men's Garland Center

Each Monday we mentor residents of the Lydia House and Men’s Garland Center at the Open Door Mission.  Join us to share your story, help others learn more about their faith, and live out loving our neighbors.

Meals on Wheels

We team up with the Eastern Nebraska Office on Aging’s Home Delivered Meals program to fulfill the nutritional needs of homebound senior citizens in the Elkhorn area. Noontime meals are personally delivered Monday through Friday to senior citizens in need. 

Valley Community Meal

Join us on the second Sunday of the month as we provide and serve a meal to the community in Valley. 

Omaha Bridges Out of Poverty

We partner with Bridges Out of Poverty with their Getting Ahead workshop.  During the ten-week workshop participants that are constantly struggling to make ends meet, living paycheck to paycheck, and cannot see a way out learn that they have the power to influence their future and create a positive change for themselves an their loved ones to break the cycle of poverty.

Christian Outreach Program Elkhorn

COPE is a nonprofit organization that provides assistance to those whose needs are temporarily greater than their means.  Services provided without boundary area restrictions include monthly food pantry shopping, clothing closet shopping, household goods shopping.  Services provided to those in the Bennington, Elkhorn, and DC West school districts include a Christmas program, Easter food baskets, school supply backpack program as well as rental and utility assistance.

Want to get involved? Have questions? Contact Devanee

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