Outreach

During the 2017 year BRCOH:

  • Helped 2,500 families in crisis

  • Distributed 900,000 pounds of food

  • Took in 100,000 pounds of rescued food from local restaurants and grocery stores 

  • Gave back to the community - Clients volunteered 6,500 hours locally

  • Provided all emergency clothing for the homeless at the Rescue Mission of the Mahoning Valley

  • Nourished 370 local students with weekend food kits EVERY Friday

  • Comforted over 1,000 pediatric patients at Akron Children’s Hospital in Boardman with stuffed animals and books

  • Supplied 185 new international students at Youngstown State University with a food welcome basket and a winter coat

  • Encouraged women and children in 4 local domestic violence shelters with clothing, diapers, and hygiene products