Families suffer due to uncertain circumstances that may somehow cause life changing complexity. However, these program initiatives have continued to aim towards filling said voids. Voids of distraction which may somehow cause an individual to suffer. In order to provide hope, a few life altering complexities became the influence behind the many programs & initiatives listed below:
- Project Cool Breeze’s air condition/fan distribution: Keeping seniors cool during the hot summer months. Seniors 60 years and older can call to sign up for air condition unit or fan. Please call 843-377-2833 to begin the process, information will be reviewed for approval. Distributions begins mid June through early September. Distributions are typically scheduled on weekdays, 2-4pm. Dates are provided to those selected recipients. No walk-ins will receive a unit. You must receive an appointment to receive a unit. Please bring valid identification. Seating is provided during distribution. Location for distribution is Lowes West Ashley 3125 Glenn Mcconnell Parkway, Charleston, SC 29414.
- Annual Turkey Giveaway: A program designed to provide hot meals to local veterans and those less fortunate. Every year, Tuesday during the week of Thanksgiving, a hot meal is prepared for veterans along with free hair cuts. Vendors from the local community provide health check-up, Fire safety instructions provided by Charleston fire department and hair cuts provided by local barbershops, as well as many other vendors. Voter Registration processed upon arrival. We are always welcoming all vendors to take part in such an impactful encounter. A special spiritual service is provided in the Church’s sanctuary as the recipients wait to receive their turkey to share with family for Thanksgiving dinner. The event begins at 12pm until 4pm. No one is left hungry during Thanksgiving. No application is required, but you must have valid identification. This event is located at Nichols Chapel AME Church, Rev. Joe Darby, Pastor. 132 BOGARD STREET, Charleston, South Carolina 29403.
- Hope for the Homeless Clothes Giveaway
- Rev. Dr. MLK Jr. Portrait Awards