Day #84: Give with the Veterans Restoration Quarters in Asheville, NC

We spent a couple of hours today at the Veterans Restoration Quarters (another ministry of ABCCM). It is an old Super 8 Hotel that has been converted into a place where United States Veteran men can find hope and empowerment to leave behind homelessness and addictions. VRQ not only offers meals and a place to sleep for up to two years - they provide case management, counseling, mentoring, a … [Read more...]

Day #83: Give with the Crisis Center in Asheville, NC

  Today we visited the Crisis Center, which is operated by The Asheville Buncombe Community Christian Ministry. ABCCM has five different departments (Crisis, Jail, Shelter, Veteran, and Medical). The Crisis Center exists for those who need immediate assistance. People come to the center whenever they lack food or clothing or if they need money for an unpaid bill. One unique … [Read more...]