Streets of Omaha

April 29, 2011  |     |   General

Every Friday, Open Door Mission’s volunteers help make over 1000 sack lunches that are used in the Streets of Omaha Program. After making all those lunches volunteers loard up 2 to 3 vans and go...

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“Grace Card”

April 27, 2011  |     |   General

I recently saw a movie entitled “Grace Card”. It was about 2 police officers that lived 2 different lives but were partners. I don’t want to share to much of the movie as I want you ...

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Thank you 912 Project Group

April 25, 2011  |     |   General

Open Door Mission was suprised with a bunch of food from memebers of the 912 Project Group on Thursday. Through out the day they dropped by the recieving area with bag of can goods and other food prod...

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Hope For The Hopeless

April 21, 2011  |     |   General

Open Door Mission provides 400 men, women and children in Omaha with safe shelter beds. We serve more than 1,700 hot, nutritious meals daily, and we provide preventive measures to more than 250 famili...

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Shoes for the Shoeless

April 20, 2011  |     |   General

Today, Bergan Middle School Students all the way from Fremont, Nebraska arrived at the Open Door Mission with over 200 pair of gently used shoes for the homeless men, women, and children livng on the ...

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Good News

April 19, 2011  |     |   General

Maria, a recent Journey to work graduate, showed me an award letter that she received from Metropolitan Community College today. It said that she is eligible to receive a Federal Pell Grant of $5,550 ...

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Celebration of New Life

April 11, 2011  |     |   General

On Saturday, April 9th, Open Door Mission celebrated life change the Garland Thompson Men’s Center. 13 Men, women, and familes were able to recieve their diploma from one of Open Door Mission...

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Graduation is upon us!

April 6, 2011  |     |   General

What a joy it was taking our graduating class for their graduation pictures at WalMart! We loaded in the vans Friday and headed out, dressed in their Sunday bests. 7 single men, 4 single women, and fo...

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