Everyone needs a little help now and then. Church of the Divine Spirit distributes nutritious food to the Rio Grande Valley residents who are struggling to make ends meet. The Church of the Divine Spirit's Food Ministry provides food to families in our fellowship and the community who are in need and to local homeless shelters. Furthermore , the Church also gives to 12 Step Substance Abuse Treatment programs such as such as Outcry in the Barrio, a faith-based Christian outreach organization that ministers to and provides rehabilitation services for people who are struggling with addiction. To see more about Outcry in the Barrios click on the link below.
US Statistics on Poverty
According to a Feeding America Hunger in America 2014 study and IFM client survey data,
If you are interested in viewing more general facts and statistics on hunger and poverty, view the Feeding America Hunger and Poverty Fact Sheet. For child hunger facts and statistics, view the Child Hunger Fact Sheet.