Latest Crisis Assistance Ministry News

Project Dressed 2 Learn seeks school uniforms for struggling families

Donations of new or gently-used uniform items are urgently needed this summer to meet Fall 2016 needs for low-income students attending nearly 48 public schools requiring uniforms. 

Independence Day Closings

Crisis Assistance Ministry will be closed to staff, volunteers, donors, and the public beginning Saturday, July 2, 2016 through Monday July 4, 2016.  Typical business hours will resume beginning on Tuesday, July 5, 2016.

Help is available to keep utilities on in changeable weather

With weather changing daily, struggling families should not wait for disconnection to seek utility assistance. Help is available to help Mecklenburg County residents at risk of losing heat, cooling, lights, or power.