Serving Our Community

                      A shopping pantry with a mission to

“Help our hungry neighbors who are in need of food”.

OVERVIEW:

We work in partnership with Care-To-Share of Beaverton to provide a shopping pantry that will meet a family’s needs. Please call Care-To-Share at 503-591-9025 Monday thru Friday 9 am to 2 pm to make an appointment.

We accept walk-in clients, but there’s less waiting with an appointment. Shopping includes non-perishable foods and a variety of fresh, nutritious food including milk and fresh vegetables.

During the COVID-19 closure, we will meet you at the door and take your order based on the size of your family. The order will be filled and brought to you to load into your car. We are doing this with social distance and minimal contact.

PANTRY HOURS:                                   

Monday-2:00 to 4:00 pm                     

Wednesday-9:00 to 11:00 am                

Saturday-10:00 am to 2:00 pm              

Vets Shopping 10:00 am-3rd Thurs.

For inquiries, or if you would like to volunteer email the food pantry directly at: mhccfoodpantry@gmail.com

BACKGROUND:

The pantry was started in 2005 by the Church Elders as a free food program to help our neighbors with the Oregon Food Bank as an agency partner. The majority of the 7,000 people we served last year are referred to us by Care-To-Share. We have grown to a core of 70 dedicated volunteers who worked over 3,000 hours last year – with no paid staff.

AGENCY PARTNERS AND DONORS:

25 Partner Agency and Advocates including New Seasons, Franz Bread, Alpenrose, Scouts food drives and “Friends of the Pantry” are generous supporters.

We have current grant support from Safeway/Albertsons Foundation, the National Benevolent Association (part of the Christian Church Disciples of Christ national organization) and City of Beaverton Social Services Committee.

Our Pantry sincerely appreciates the generous donations and would not be able to operate without them.

Food and cash donations can be sent to

15050 SW Weir Rd., Beaverton, OR. 97007

PARTNERSHIP WITH

GREENWAY ELEMENTARY

Support

Our church has partnered with Greenway Elementary School, one of the schools with many families in need.

 

We have Partnered  with Greenway since fall 2018 and we are excited to continue with this vital outreach ministry.

Fall-Backpacks.  

During Vacation Bible School and throughout summer, we collect school supplies and new backpacks with the goal of filling 5 backpacks per grade with grade-specific school supplies.  

 

For Christmas we provide food boxes, small gifts and much needed clothing items. We also give new age appropriate books and games. 

For more information, please contact

Pastor Kayrn Dix at karyn.dix@comcast.net.

Police Rest Stop

With so many of the substations closing, we are more than happy to have a Police Rest Stop located in our building.  

 

The Police Rest Stop is a place for our Beaverton Police Department to come and take a rest.  

 

Our Rest Stop has a desk for them to write reports, a fridge stocked with water, a coffeemaker, snacks, and access to our wifi and restroom.

 

We appreciate all they do for us and they appreciate a place to take a break. 

Quilts for Kids & Needlers

Quilts for Kids is a group that creates beautiful Quilts for children at the Mountaindale Recovery Center.  

 

They meet the second Thursday of the month beginning at 9:30 AM in the fellowship hall.  

 

They are always in need of material donations, 100% cotton fabrics only.

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The Needlers meet every Wednesday from 1:00-3:00 PM in the Fellowship Hall and create their projects while connecting with one another.

15050 SW Weir Rd, Beaverton , OR 97007

murray.hills@comcast.net

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