Steadfast House

Address:  141 Hillside Street, Asheville

Contact Person:

 Judith (Volunteer Coordinator)

Contact Info:

 828-259-5365

Judith's ext. is 1985

steadfast@abccm.org

Website:   www.abccm.org

Description of Agency:

ABCCM is the primary non-profit organization addressing poverty, hunger, homelessness and access to health care for the under-served in Buncombe County.  Begun as a small collaboration of churches in 1969, ABCCM has played a significant role in meeting emergency assistance needs for families.   Our women and children's facility called Steadfast House provides 2 beds for emergency shelter transional housing for 27 single women and up to 7 moms with children for an averave census of 43.  Their purpose is to reach out to the total person providing assitance regardless of race, sex, creed or status.

Ongoing Service Opportunities

Cook Team: Breakfast or Lunch

When they have days available groups can come in and prepare and serve a meal.  On the weekends they are trying to get more groups to come in and prepare and serve breakfast at 8:00AM and lunch at 12:00PM. Groups are welcome to use the organization's food or volunteers can bring their own.  The volunteers need to make sure that they give themsleves enough time to get the food prepared.  Steadhouse is looking for 3-7 volunteers per meal.