Celeste and her family moved to Florida in 1977 when she was ten years old. She was the youngest of four children and quite a bit younger than her siblings. She was very close to her father, but her mother struggled with alcoholism and was distant. During her high school years her dad became very […]
So much gratitude to Champion Christian Center for all the love you spread at City Mission during LOVE Week, June 12-16. You left a trail of love we won’t forget! God Bless you for your service!
My name is Nathan and this is my experience. I’ve struggled with addiction since the age of fifteen. I was an average kid who enjoyed and excelled at many things. At this age I badly fractured my leg in an accident. Without knowing what would happen from being prescribed narcotics for pain, I did what […]
During the week-long contest, members of the community are encouraged to visit www.wccfgives.org, go to the “Charity Search” section of the site, and click on the charity profile pages of their favorite WCCF Gives participants. The winning organizations will receive unrestricted grants from the Foundation’s Acorn Fund.
New Hidden Treasures Thrift Store to Benefit Washington’s Homeless On Tuesday, June 13 City Mission will celebrate the return and Grand Opening of its Hidden Treasures Thrift Store in Waynesburg, PA. The opening ceremony will begin at 10:00 a.m. in Hidden Treasures with prayer, remarks from City Mission staff and noted figures from the community, […]
Almost two years to the day since its devastating fire, Washington City Mission showed its resilience again. The ceremonial ribbon was cut Tuesday on ANSYS Career Training & Education Center, located in the lower level of the mission in downtown Washington. The center will serve residents of the homeless shelter and essentially all Washington County […]
When Hailee Bashur, a National Honor Society student at Carmichael’s High School was planning her Community Service project she thought about the men, women and children at City Mission. Her plan was to hold a shoe drive to benefit the mission. She put her plan in action and partnered with Washington Hospital, Cameron Wellness Center, […]
Peter’s Township Boys’ LaCrosse Team assisted the less fortunate this season by organizing a pledge drive to raise funds for the shelter.
“Memorial Day is our Nation’s solemn reminder that freedom is never free. It is a moment of collective reflection on the noble sacrifices of those who gave the last measure of devotion in service of our ideals and in the defense of our Nation. On this ceremonious day, we remember the fallen, we pray for […]
City Mission is helping residents and members of the community through a new Career Training Education Center (CTEC). The new Center will help individuals focus on success in education and life. GED, Tutoring and Educational Services will be available along with Community Based Work Assessments, Job Coaching, Development and Placement in life sustaining occupations. These […]