COMMUNITY OUTREACH

St. James seeks to support and build a stronger community through educational programs, mission projects and more.

Distributing Candy at Trunk-or-Treat

Distributing Candy at Trunk-or-Treat

Thanksgiving Community Dinner

Thanksgiving Community Dinner

WMS Donates to A.H.E.A.R.T. Ministry

WMS Donates to A.H.E.A.R.T. Ministry

Family and Friends Community BBQ

Family and Friends Community BBQ

Workout for Hunger

Workout for Hunger

BRIGHT'S VILLA BOARD

President, Dr. Juanita High

St. James sponsors the Bright’s Villa North and South apartment complexes, which provide housing to 141 families in Atlantic City.

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CHOICES AFTER-SCHOOL PROGRAM

President, Rev. Rhonda Hart

This program provides educational, mentoring and scholarship opportunities for inner-city youth. Events include the Alice E. Cash spelling bee, participation in the Aviation Academy and many trips.

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CLOTHING CLOSET MINISTRY

President, Rev. Carolyn Montague

From baby sizes to adult, the Clothing Closet has something for those of all ages. More information will be released on distribution dates.

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FOOD PANTRY

Coordinator, Sis. Barbara Bowe

On every fourth Thursday of each month, St. James volunteers distribute bags of food items to the less fortunate. They serve, on average, 110 families per month. Food is provided by the Community Food Bank of New Jersey.

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TYREE DELANEY WOMEN'S MISSIONARY SOCIETY

President, Sis. Martine Reeder

The WMS serves as the Women's representational entity of the African Methodist Episcopal Church. The Society performs mission work and tackles health, economic and justice issues.

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WALK FOR HUNGER MINISTRY

President, Sis. Brenda Burroughs

Whether they are walking for hunger or working out for hunger, this ministry holds an annual event to raise funds for the St. James Food Pantry. The ministry seeks to provide food for the hungry as well as advocate for other ways to end hunger in Atlantic City.

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