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.
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.
Beauty in the faith foundation is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to help women transition out of programs, abusive relationships, or other hardships, and continue to follow Christ. They help women to obtain an education and employment, and work with various organizations that provide restoration and recovery. They continuously provide emotional, spiritual, and financial support for women during and after recovery and help to provide for their continuing needs to insure a successful future.
Branch15 is a Christ centered live in facility for women coming out of difficult life situations such as chemical dependency, sex trafficking, domestic violence, and/or prison all over the state of Oklahoma. They strive to help with professional, personal, and domestic competency as women work towards wholeness and rehabilitation.
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.
Project31 was founded by two-time breast cancer survivor Sarah McLean to help women heal the emotional and spiritual issues that affect their relationships, marriages, and ability to simply get back to “normal” after breast cancer. They provide resources at no cost to women throughout the year, including mentoring, online and in-person support groups throughout Oklahoma, care bags to newly diagnosed women, marriage retreats, community events, therapeutic retreats, and more.
The Voice of the Martyrs (VOM) is a nonprofit, interdenominational missions organization that serves persecuted Christians around the world. Founded in 1967 by Richard and Sabina Wurmbrand, VOM is dedicated to inspiring believers to deepen their commitment to Christ and to fulfill His Great Commission — no matter the cost. Be moved and encouraged by testimonies of those persecuted for their faith by requesting your FREE award-winning magazine subscription here.
Catholic Charities Mary Martha Outreach in Bartlesville is a food, clothing and crisis mission who serves all people. We provide works of charity for those who receive and those who need to give. Along with our 15 programs and 7 locations, in Eastern Oklahoma, we are the largest provider of food given to individuals in the state. On an average day we feed anywhere from 200-300 families. Along with food, we provide clothing and crisis support. We have a clothing room that our clients may shop in any day of the week. We provide diapers, toiletries and feminine hygiene products to our clients and local schools. We have start up household items for those who are at the hands of domestic violence or have suffered a home fire. On a typical year, we give away over 100,000 articles of clothing. In 2023, we provided a hand up to almost 9,000 clients. Together we work toward our mission to be Christ’s merciful love to those who suffer.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Oklahoma Bible Academy is a middle/secondary school that strives to provide a Christian worldview and integrate God's word into all aspects of learning while equipping students for God's purpose in their lives.
At Angels, our vision is to be the leading source of support and hope for children and families in the foster care system. Angels’ goal is to form deep community involvement, volunteerism, and cultivate the best foster homes available for infants, toddlers, children and teens. Angels prides itself on relationships from Foster Parent to Child, Caseworker to Parent, and all of the people in between. Angels work to create the very best support for families and the children we care for. Angels founder, Jennifer Abney, first brought a passion for fostering to OKC in 2008. A foster/adoptive parent who relocated from San Diego, she brought the Angels Foster Family Network model and drive to change how Oklahoma manages foster care and supports its foster families. We strive to be a solution and not just a Band-Aid to the issues of foster care. Programs, such as the HALO Project, utilizing TBRI therapy have been developed with the help of Angels and are now being used throughout our community. The roots of our Angels network run deep and wide and fostering with us provides you access to an entire extended family. At Angels we know that our families are our most valuable resources, so we provide the support you need to foster the future of a child.
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.
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.
Wichita's Littlest Heroes provides Hope, Help and Happiness to medically fragile children ages 0-18 in the Kansas area who are battling different life threatening medical conditions through free fun events, financial assistance, art therapy, online support and so much more! Because...No One Fights Alone!