Benevolence Assistance

January 31, 2016 chadsummers Blog

At First Baptist we’ve found that we can do much more with our resources when we partner with para-church organizations specialized in meeting the specific needs in peoples’ lives. The following are a few of these organizations:


Serving You Ministries
205.777.3653
6523 1st Avenue North, Birmingham, AL  35206
• Assisting those in need with food and other emergency expenses.
• Hours: Monday/Thursday – 9am-12pm | Tuesday/Wednesday – 9am-12pm & 3-5pm | Sunday – 2:30-4:30pm (food only)  | Closed Friday/Saturday


T.E.A.M. (Trussville Ecumenical Assistance Ministry) of Trussville
205.661.5039
88 Cedar Lane, Trussville, AL 35173
• Assisting with food and other emergency expenses.
• Open Monday, Wednesday, and Friday (12:00pm-2:00pm), and Thursdays (5:00-7:00pm)


First Light
205.323.4277
2230 4th Avenue North, Birmingham, AL 35203
• Shelter for women and children


Pathways
205.322.6854
409 Richard Arrington, Jr. Blvd, Birmingham, AL 35203
• United Way Agency serving homeless women and children


Jessie’s Place
205.323.0170
2305 5th Avenue North, Birmingham, AL 35203
• Shelter for women and children


Jimmie Hale Mission
205.323.5878
3420 2nd Avenue North, Birmingham, AL 35222
• Shelter for men


Firehouse Shelter
205.252.9571
1501 3rd Avenue North, Birmingham, AL 35203
• Shelter for men


Interfaith Hospitality House
205.591.9562
5916 1st Avenue South, Birmingham, AL 35212
• Shelter for families


Salvation Army
205.328.5656
2130 11th Avenue North, Birmingham, AL 35235
• Assistance in a variety of areas (open daily, 9:00am-4:00pm)


Travelers Aid Birmingham
205.322.5426
1605 5th Avenue North, Birmingham, AL 35203
• Assistance with gas/travel expenses if stranded (open daily until 3:30pm)


Additional Help
For FBCT members only, further assistance may be available for those in need. A completed application, available in the church office, will be required for review and evaluation by a committee. This process can take up to 10 business days.