|St. Columba Ecumenical Ministries, Inc. is a 501 (c) 3 nonprofit organization
dedicated to helping those who are homeless and low-income.
|WE NEED GROCERY BAGS!
St. Columba uses bags for our Food Pantry, Day Center, School Supplies
Program and Holiday Ministries. We need both paper and plastic
grocery bags. Please save yours and bring them by during normal office
hours. Thank you for your support!
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at St. Columba! No more going to the website to see what we need, just check
your FaceBook to be informed of our events, needs and successes!
|You can view a PowerPoint Presentation about St. Columba.
|You can view our newsletter online! We have all newsletters since Winter 2008
available to view on our Newsletter page.
|Board of Directors Openings
St. Columba is always looking for individuals who are interested in serving as
board members. The Board of Directors provides oversight for fulfilling the
mission of St. Columba. Membership is perfect for people who are busy during
the day, but still want to get involved. We meet one night a month and have an
annual fundraiser. If you are interested in learning more about this opportunity to
help others, please contact Alicia at 627-6748 for more information.
To operate an ecumenical ministry in response to
the Biblical Mandate to minister to persons in
need, whether these needs are economic, social or
spiritual. The ministry is a direct, hands on
ministry recognizing the integrity of individuals
and working with them where they are. The
ministry is indirect, working with churches and
other organizations to establish activities that
address people’s needs.
With a Presbyterian heritage, in 1975 St. Columba Ministries began a social justice ministries to
the low/poverty level income residents of Robin Hood Apartment complex. In 1986, St.
Columba Ecumenical Ministries became an ecumenical corporation reaching out the to poor and
dispossessed in Norfolk and Virginia Beach.
|Download St. Columba's brochure here!
|Silent Auction & Benefit Dinner
We have sold all of our tickets for this year's Silent Auction and Benefit
Dinner, Baskets of Love! You can still show your support for this event by
donating through the PayPal "Make a Donation" link below. Remember, all
profit will be matched by an anonymous donor, so please give generously!