Local Charities Responding to COVID-19
COVID-19 has impacted each of us. Personally. Locally. Nationally. Globally. The needs are great, but as people of faith, we know one who is greater still, and who knows the end of this from the beginning. As each of us are stirred to respond here are some of the many ways you could respond to the needs in New York City.
Local Charities on the Frontlines
The Bowery Mission
The Bowery Mission serves homeless and hungry New Yorkers and provides services that meet their immediate needs and transforms their lives from poverty and hopelessness to hope
Christian Medical and Dental Associations (CMDA)
CMDA provides resources, networking opportunities, education and a public voice for Christian healthcare professionals and students.
Beacon Christian Community Health Center
Our purpose at Beacon Christian Community Health Center is to show and share the love of Jesus by promoting health and wellness and providing quality, affordable healthcare for Mariners Harbor and neighboring Staten Island communities.
Restore NYC exist to end sex trafficking in New York and restore the well-being and independence of foreign-national survivors.
New York City Relief Bus
The Relief Bus is a mobile resources center for those experiencing homelessness.
The Salvation Army, an international movement, is an evangelical part of the universal Christian Church. Its message is based on the Bible. Its ministry is motivated by the love of God. Its mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet human needs in His name without discrimination.
We collaborate with givers to help Christian ministries grow and more fully achieve their God-given missions by offering teaching, coaching, consulting, and matching grants rooted in a biblical approach to fundraising – all at no cost to ministries.
Generosity NY is a community of Christian philanthropists spurring on one another to experience radical generosity that is joyful and wise.
City Meals on Wheels
Serving homebound elderly New Yorkers since 1981.
After sharing the story of the Good Samaritan, Jesus said “Go and do likewise.” That is the mission of Samaritan’s Purse—to follow the example of Christ by helping those in need and proclaiming the hope of the Gospel.
PS Kitchen commits our energy, passion, and time to giving others a “hand up” rather than a “hand out.” The work of P.S. hopes to break the cycle of poverty by connecting resources to vulnerable communities, providing tools necessary for self-sustainability, and building meaningful relationships with our neighbors, near and far. That makes a social business.