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Outreach Programs (Page 4)

North Presbyterian Church

North Presbyterian Church has been financially challenged since, in the fall of 2014, Community Mental Health of Kalamazoo County cut its financial support of the Togetherness Group, a part of their ministry. The Togetherness Group provides weekly social activities for people living with serious mental illness. For many of the participants, this weekly activity is the only time they can leave the…

Open Doors

The support received from First Presbyterian Church of Kalamazoo each year helps many wonderful people rebuild their lives. We are thrilled at the opportunity to help these men and women find employment, overcome addition and save money to help fund their own future housing. We have homes available in our Residence Community for working people while they get back on their feet. Combining affordable housing with personal…

Rickman House Bingo

Several volunteers from the First Presbyterian Church have organized a BINGO Event that is held on the third Saturday of each month at Rickman House, an assisted-living community for persons with mental illness. Prizes, such as personal care items, food, and laundry detergent, are collected from our donors or purchased with Outreach Committee funds and are distributed to participants throughout the evening. Attendance at the monthly BINGO events average…