You may be interested in the exploring the organizations with whom we partner some of which are linked throughout this site. We engage in activities involving:
Central City Lutheran Mission provides food, shelter, clothing, and community to the severely impoverished including the homeless.
Companions on the Inner Way provides a regular retreat experience for the members of this congregation.
The Open Door (Anti-Human Trafficking Dept) of the Family Assistance Program helps heal victims of human trafficking and sexual exploitation.
The Obershaw Den, the Food Pantry of CalState San Bernardino, a recipient of Deacon funds and food, received a boost in 2017 from the incredible generosity of members Chuck and Shelby Obershaw through the Charles and Shelby Obershaw Endowment for Student Success. The Obershaw Den provides food and other material assistance to homeless and food insecure college students.
17-09-28-CSUSB– The dedication ceremony for the newly named Obershaw DEN Food Pantry, located on the second floor of the Faculty Office Building (FO) at California State University, San Bernardino on Thursday, Sep 28, 2017. Photo by Robert A. Whitehead/CSUSB and Corinne McCurdy/CSUSB
We’ve partnered with local community members in Guatemala to build appropriate water systems with Living Waters for the World.
Presbyterian Disaster Assistance of the PC(USA) prthose ovides disaster assistance for affected areas in the United States and throughout the world.
Presbytery of Riverside connects us to our larger church and is located just across D Street.
Riley College Prep Academy is developing scholars ready to be citizens in our community.
San Bernardino High School is our partner as we accompany high school students in growing in their communication and leadership skills.
Stater Bros. Charities and Stater Bros. Markets are partners in our food ministry. Stater Bros Charities provided a 2015 Harvesting Hope Grant in the amount of $4000, allowing our food ministry to put more protein (chicken, beans, peanut butter, yogurt, etc.) in our food bags. We work with the managers of Stater Bros. Markets on bulk purchases of bread, peanut butter, and holiday meats to provide for our food recipients.
Symphonie Jeunesse, the San Bernardino youth symphony which gives young musicians performance experience, practices and periodically performs here at First Presbyterian.
More links to partners who offer services to the community can be found on our list of Resources for Food Recipients for Food Recipients.
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