Community Cupboard

Mission Statement

Showing the love of Christ to people in need

WHAT IS THE COMMUNITY CUPBOARD?

Bridgeway Community Cupboard is an outreach ministry of Bridgeway Community Church. We support families in our church and community by providing fresh non-perishable food and ministering to spiritual needs.

CUPBOARD LOCATION & HOURS

The cupboard is located at 9189 Red Branch Road, Columbia, MD 21045. We are open on Tuesdays 6pm – 7pm, Saturdays 10am – 11am, and for 30 minutes after each Sunday service, for non-perishable food pickup. If you do not have transportation, please leave a message at 443-283-7260.

HOW TO HELP THE CUPBOARD

Donate non-perishable items in marked containers on Sundays or Tuesdays or drop off items at the community cupboard.

Donate a store card to give to needy families or for use to buy food for the Cupboard.

Get involved in special projects (listed below).

Refer people who are in need to the Cupboard.

Join the Community Cupboard ministry team. Call 410-992-5832 x260 or email Donna Michener at donna.michener@bridgewayonline.org.

MINISTRY SPECIAL PROJECTS

Thanksgiving Boxes (Oct through Nov)

Backpack Drive (July through August)

Clothing Drive & Sale (May through June)

Panera Bread Donations (weekly Thursdays)

VOLUNTEER POSITIONS

Coordinator: Plan events and day-to-day support of the cupboard;

Cupboard Operators: Open Cupboard at designated times for food pick-up

Delivery Volunteer: Pack and deliver food to people without transportation or to shut-ins

Special Event Volunteers (seasonal servants)

Special Event Coordinators for various outreach events

Cupboard Cleaners: Make sure the Cupboard space is clean and welcoming for clients