Heavenly Groceries

Heavenly Groceries is a certified food bank and ministry of St. Joseph CME Church, dedicated to providing quality produce and grocery items to the under-served communities in and surrounding Chapel Hill. Unfortunately during this time, Heavenly Groceries has closed and the Marian Cheek Jackson Center has stepped in to fill the void. Jackson Center staff and…

Refugee Support Center

The Refugee Support Center (RSC) is a volunteer-based organization that serves and promotes the self-sufficiency of refugees living and working in Orange County, NC. The majority of refugees served through RSC are from Burma, Democratic Republic of Congo and Syria. During this time of Covid-19, RSC is continuing to provide services to refugees remotely, including…

Meals on Wheels Orange County

MOW delivers meals to older adults, homebound adults, adults with disabilities, and those convalescing. There are a number of ways you can support Meals on Wheels during this time:  Phone Calling: We have established a volunteer phone brigade to call recipients each weekday when they would normally be receiving a meal. Volunteers will be supplied with…

Support Interfaith Council for Social Services (IFC)

Here are the best ways to continue to collaborate with IFC to support the most vulnerable in our community. 1. Download and take our GROCERY LIST to the store (Click here)    Then drop off your items at 100 W. Rosemary Street, Monday-Friday 9am-4pm    Purchase groceries ONLINE for delivery to us (Click here) 2. Support residents of IFC’s Community House shelter for men…

Compass Center Supply Collection: 9/8/20

Compass Center for Women and Families is a nonprofit that helps people navigate their journeys toward self-sufficiency, safety, and health. They empower individuals and promote equal access to opportunity regardless of gender or economic status.  Orange County does not have a shelter for victims of domestic violence, and the Compass Center is planning to establish three apartments…

Justice United Conversation on Housing Justice: 8/27/20

Justice United has been working despite the limitations imposed upon our work by the virus.  You have an opportunity to talk, via Zoom, with our Spanish speaking organizer, Julia Sendor, (her Mom is an Episcopal priest!) about the work she is spearheading in 3 mobile home parks.  This Zoom conversation will be just for COTC…

Canvas Bags Needed

At Carrboro Elementary, we are seeking out donations of clean, sturdy canvas bags in order to help facilitate safe book circulation from our library to our students! We are aiming to collect 200 bags and I’m hoping that my COTC family can help out. Bags should be large enough to fit several wide picture books….