Beth-Hark Christian Counseling Center, Inc.

Beth-Hark Christian Counseling Center, Inc.
Organization Name:
Beth-Hark Christian Counseling Center, Inc.
Primary Address 1:
2-26 East 120th Street
Primary Address City:
New York
Primary Address State:
NY
Primary Address Zip:
10035
Long Organization Description:

Our mission is to “Offer Help, Healing and Hope” to the whole person. We are committed to empowering those whom we serve, through education and information-sharing, the provision of pastoral care, casework services, food assistance and advocacy services to make the changes necessary to better their individual family’s life circumstances, as well as providing them with tangible tools with which effectuate change.

Organization Website Address:
Organization Phone Number:
(212) 860-1523
Director, Manager or CEO (First Name):
Rev. Dr. Joan M. Williams
Interesting Fact About the Organization:
Every Tuesday, BHCCC is able to distribute grocery packages to needy families. Our Client Choice pantry model provides members of our pantry program with the chance to choose the nutritious foods they need for their families. This model empowers clients to be active participants in the distribution process. The volunteer-prepared food bags provide each family member with three meals for three days.
Community members (approx.):
Approximately 2000
Number of volunteers:
10
Number of staff/employees:
4
Annual Budget:
$368,708
Year Started:
1985
Major Funders:
Bethel Gospel Assembly, Inc., City Harvest, The Food Bank of New York City, the New York City Council Emergency Food Assistance Program (EFAP), NYC Human Resources Administration Emergency Food and Shelter Program (EFSP), Federal Emergency Management Agency Hunger Prevention Nutrition Assistance Program (HPNAP), United Way, The Emergency Food Assistance Program (TEFAP)
Organization Type:
Community Advocacy, Counseling, Food Pantry
About the Organization:
The Beth-Hark Christian Counseling Center, Inc. (BHCCC) aspires to relieve suffering and promote healthy relationships through excellent and accessible services to all who are in need. These services are provided without regard to creed, color or socio-economic status by competent staff who strive to faithfully integrate Christian/Biblical truths with principles of pastoral care.
Latest Project:
If 1000 people gave only $30, we could provide more than 15,000 meals through our new mobile pantry service. For 30 years, Beth-Hark has been on the front lines of food justice providing services through their soup kitchen and pantry. This year, we are increasing impact and expanding access as we launch More Than A Meal, a mobile pantry and online delivery service in the Fall.
Areas Served:
Manhattan, Citywide
Core Programs:
Food Pantry, Community Outreach, Counseling, Soup Kitchen
Major Issues:
Food Pantry, Health Disparities (Racial, Economic, Socioeconomic), Mental Health Counseling, Soup kitchen
Hours of Operation:
Monday; 9 am – 6 pm Tuesday; 9 am – 6 pm Wednesday; 9 am – 9 pm Thursday; 9 am – 6 pm Friday; 9 am – 5 pm Saturday; 10 am – 4 pm By Appointment Only
Non-profit?:
Nonprofit
We have and or use Social Media?:
Yes, we do have social media (twitter, Facebook, Instagram, etc…)
Frequently used hashtags 1:
#pantry
Frequently used hashtags 2:
#emergencyfood
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