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Open Door Mission

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Year Founded:
1954
Local Leader / Exec. Director:
Candace Gregory
Main Address:
2828 N. 23 St. E
Omaha, NE 68110

What We Do

Open Door Mission is a Gospel rescue mission that meets the basic needs of individuals and families while inspiring HOPE for lasting change that breaks the cycle of homelessness and poverty.

Each day, Open Door Mission's campus offers:

-917 safe, shelter beds to people experiencing homelessness

-Serves over 4,747 nutritious meals to feed the hungry

-Provides homeless preventive resources to more than 1,000 people living in poverty to empower them to remain in their own homes.

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DO GOOD WEEK
Join us for Do Good Week, April 19-24, 2021 – five days dedicated to meeting a wider variety of needs in our community, followed by a day of celebration! Here's how you can be a part:

Mission Monday - Join Candace LIVE on Facebook or Youtube at NOON (April 19) for an inside look at the Mission and how YOU can make a difference!

New Donor Tuesday - Give to Open Door Mission for the first time, or join the Heartland Hands club by becoming a monthly donor! https://www.opendoormission.org/vgive/

Wish LIst Wednesday - Purchase items for our Virtual Lydia House Baby Shower! Purchase items through our "Give Shop" below, and check out our full wish-list!

Volun-Thursday - 2 hours of volunteering a month x 12 months = 24 hours a year!
Volunteer at Open Door Mission or participate in our "Breaking The Cycle Virtual 5K Run/Walk" https://www.opendoormission.org/.../breaking-the-cycle-5k/

Fund It Friday - Double your financial gift and help us complete a $10,000 match!
https://www.opendoormission.org/vgive/

Celebration Saturday - Celebrate the end of DO GOOD Week with us by cheering on the men and women graduating from the New Life Recovery Program here at Open Door Mission! (Watch live on Facebook or Youtube)

Interesting Info

In 2020, Open Door Mission provided 152,323 nights of shelter and served 1.27 million nutritious meals!
There are approximately 2,000 homeless individuals in the Omaha area.
Last year Open Door Mission empowered 315,917 individuals to remain in their homes.

Give Shop® Wish List

Volunteer Opportunities

Make sack lunches for the hungry during COVID-19!
Repeats every day until Sun Aug 01 2021.
Friday, April 23rd, 2021
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Impact Maker (Available at all 3 Outreach Centers)
Repeats every week every Tuesday and every Wednesday and every Thursday and every Friday and every Saturday until Tue Feb 08 2022.
Thursday, April 22nd, 2021
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Food Helper (Available at all 3 Outreach Centers)
Repeats every week every Tuesday and every Wednesday and every Thursday and every Friday and every Saturday until Tue Feb 08 2022.
Thursday, April 22nd, 2021
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Breakfast Meal Server
Repeats every day every Monday and every Tuesday and every Wednesday and every Thursday and every Friday until Tue Feb 08 2022.
Thursday, April 22nd, 2021
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Lunch Meal Server
Repeats every day every Monday and every Tuesday and every Wednesday and every Thursday and every Friday until Tue Feb 08 2022.
Thursday, April 22nd, 2021
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Meal Preparation
Repeats every day every Monday and every Tuesday and every Wednesday and every Thursday and every Friday until Tue Feb 08 2022.
Thursday, April 22nd, 2021
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Dinner Meal Server
Repeats every day until Tue Feb 08 2022.
Thursday, April 22nd, 2021
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Envelope Stuffer
Repeats every day every Monday and every Tuesday and every Wednesday and every Thursday and every Friday until Tue Feb 08 2022.
Thursday, April 22nd, 2021
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Crochet a Plastic Bag Mat for the Homeless
Repeats every day until Thu Jul 01 2021.
Friday, April 23rd, 2021
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