(Jacksonville Beach, FL) For over ten years, members and volunteers of Christ Episcopal, Palms Presbyterian, and St. Paul’s Catholic and Episcopal churches were feeding and clothing individuals facing homelessness at the beaches utilizing their halls, gymnasiums, and even the backs of their station wagons. The need at the beach was plenty, but the resources were scarce. It wasn’t until February 1997 that these four
(Jacksonville Beach, FL) One of the most critical issues facing people who are homeless is the lack of medical care available. Established in October of 1998, thanks to a partnership with the Baptist Beaches Medical Center, Mission House opened the doors to their free medical clinic. Since then, Mission House has provided hope to thousands of individuals facing chronic medical issues without the opportunity
It’s that time of the year again; Fall. Admired for the pleasant temperatures and vibrant floral colors, Fall is an anticipated time of the year for many. Unfortunately here in Northeast Florida, not much change is seen in our vegetation or climate. For Mission House, however, a transformation is being seen daily. Mission House staff serves a minimum of 250 visitors a month. These
Mission House is gearing up for its 6th Annual “Compassion by the Sea,” fundraiser. Mission House is the only day facility available to meet the needs of the homeless adults that call the beaches their home. With more than five facilities located downtown, many Jacksonville residents often forget about the same issues taking place over the ditch. Since 1997, Mission House has assisted individuals
Christmas in July is a tradition here at Mission House. Summertime is especially difficult for us as many are away on vacation and do not think of donating in the summer as they do at holiday times. Our number of clients increases by 30% in the summer months. That is 30% more meals, clothing and assistance given to our clients. If you could help,
SAVE THE DATE Friday September 16, 2016 Location: Atlantic Beach Country Club, Atlantic Beach Enjoy wonderful food, free beer and wine Music by POPZ Live and Silent auctions Raffle WINE PULL: You could win an incredible bottle of wine with one $10 Raffle Ticket. Tickets $100 Sponsorship Opportunities If you are interested in becoming a SPONSOR for the event please call us at 241-6767
By R. Graham Mission House makes a difference. After being on the street for several years with some help from other facilities, I heard about mission House and it changed my life. I lived in Jacksonville all my life, however I had not heard of Mission House. What a blessing to have found them. The first day I arrived, I was greeted with kindness
Thank you to everyone supported us and made our Countdown to Kickoff Fundraiser event a success!
Help raise funds for Mission House Firehouse Subs Tuesday, August 20 5:00 P.M. to 9:00 P.M. Ponte Vedra, Penman/Beach, & Neptune Beach Jacksonville, FL and Neptune Beach, FL 20% of proceeds to benefit Mission House DOWNLOAD & Present this flyer at the event to be counted toward the fundraising efforts.
MISSION HOUSE 2013 FUNDRAISER “COUNTDOWN TO KICKOFF” NEW VENUE-SAWGRASS BEACH CLUB OCTOBER 18, 2013 WITH MUSIC BY CLOUD 9 CLICK HERE to view details page.