Want to get involved with local ministries making a difference in your community?
Check out this list of ministries and find one in your area to get involved!
111Project works to encourage the local Church in Oklahoma so every child has a family. Opportunities include becoming a foster parent, supporting a foster family with your time or other resources, mentoring a foster child, helping to restore a biological family, or volunteering to make a meal to make lasting change in the lives of children all over Oklahoma. Search for requests from agency partners for children and families near you.
Forgotten Ministries in Enid, Oklahoma to serve and help equip others to go out and do the same. With multiple branches of ministry that provide volunteering opportunities, it is easy to get connected and involved. Current projects they are doing include building beds for children, and "Tellgate" grilling, where they cook and give away free hamburgers around neighborhoods on a mobile grill.
The Homeless Alliance in Oklahoma City strives to unite the community to end homelessness by uniting organizations to help aid people in getting off the streets. They have housing programs, a resource center, and a day shelter that offers showers, computers, meals, and more. You can help by giving, donating items, volunteering, advocating, or hosting a drive at your church.
The Journey Home's purpose is to provide a “home” for individuals with 30 days or less life expectancy who have limited financial and caregiver resources. The patient’s hospice team will provide physical, spiritual, emotional, and medical support. they provide a room and a qualified team of trained staff and volunteers at no cost. The Journey Home is located in Bartlesville, OK.
The Lighthouse Outreach Center in Bartlesville, OK is the only 24 hour homeless shelter within a 50 mile radius and can hold up to 65 people. They provide food, shelter, clothing, and an atmosphere of love. The Lighthouse also provides resources and training to equip residents to be self sufficient members of the community.
Hope Outreach located in Enid, OK is a community supported Christian nonprofit whose mission is to provide ways to help people help themselves. They offer different services to help those in need. The Hope Outreach Thrift Shop is open to the public and is merchandised by donated products from households and businesses from the community. New merchandise is also for retail sales. The Parenting Ministry offers training classes for parents and opportunities for volunteer mentors to teach child rearing and home management skills in the Earn While You Learn program that rewards clients with baby product purchases. Community Care & Homeless Ministry offers work-exchange assistance for utilities and other necessities for survival. The Men's Transitional Housing Ministry is a self-sustaining program providing affordable housing in conjunction with a life skill development program that mentors individuals through the process of becoming successful, self-sufficient, members of society.
With locations in Oklahoma City, Edmond, Tulsa, and Ardmore, Hope Pregnancy Centers believe everyone facing an unexpected pregnancy should have a safe space to process their emotions, receive accurate information on the pregnancy options without judgment, pressure or cost and professional medical services to confirm and date pregnancy. Hope pregnancy centers provide pregnancy testing, ultrasounds, STI/STD screening, information on options for unplanned pregnancies, and after abortion support.
Hope United in Oklahoma City facilitates the development of enduring partnerships between public schools and a community of churches, non-profit organizations, local businesses, and other supporting entities, providing holistic programs that address the needs identified by individual schools to improve student outcomes and educator experience.
Adult & Teen Challenge provides a faith based solution to addiction, with a 78% rate of graduates remaining free from addiction, the program has proven itself as one of the most effective programs in the world.
House of Healing in El Reno, OK empowers teenage girls to take charge of their lives and become responsible, contributing adults through programs like The Authentic Girl Mentoring Program, Tools for Change, and Equine Experience, equipping them to walk in faith and confidence.