(864) 402-5008

mconklin@upstatehope.com

Hands of Hope – Emergency Food Assistance

“Are approach is about meeting spiritual, emotional and physical needs, that starts with building relationships.  Meeting physical needs such as hunger helps us build trusted relationships that open doors to allow us the opportunity to address deeper, underlying issues and ultimately, to improve their situation for the long haul” – Mike Conklin, Executive Director

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Emergency Assistance & More

Our first focus is on addressing immediate needs with emergency assistance.  Emergency food assistance is the cornerstone of our Hands of Hope program.  In addition, we provide children’s clothing, monthly meals and light household items.

Beyond just providing for physical needs, we also offer financial literacy and basic budgeting classes, biblical counseling, computer education and job counseling as well as assistance with resumes, job search and interviewing skills.

 

What’s in the Box:

  • Vegetables
  • Fruits
  • Cereal
  • Rice
  • Peanut Butter
  • Canned Meat
  • Pasta & Sauce
  • Soup
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Quote From Mike Conklin

The King will reply, ‘Truly I tell you, whatever you did for one of the least of these brothers and sisters of mine, you did for me.’
– Matthew 25:40