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Second Annual Project Connect Niagara Scheduled for July 26
Tue, Jul 18th 2017 12:00 pm
Project Connect Niagara, an event designed to connect those in need with critical services in a "one-stop" venue, will take place on Wednesday, July 26 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Heart, Love, and Soul Food Pantry & Dining Room.
Community Missions Holds 25th Annual Awards Brunch
Wed, May 24th 2017 05:00 pm
Community Missions of Niagara Frontier, Inc. (CMI) held its 25th Annual Compassion in Action Awards Brunch on Wednesday afternoon at the LaSalle Yacht Club in Niagara Falls.
"Walk for Niagara" Takes Fundraising One Step at a Time
Mon, Apr 24th 2017 10:00 am
Community Missions of Niagara Frontier is looking for participants to put their best foot forward and "Walk for Niagara", rain or shine, on April 29th at Whirlpool State Park.
"Interrupting Poverty" the Theme for Fifth Annual Niagara County Poverty Conference
Wed, Feb 15th 2017 03:00 pm
The Fifth Annual Niagara County Poverty Conference will be presented on Friday, March 3, 2017 at the Niagara Falls Housing Authority's Doris W. Jones Family Resource Building by the Niagara County Coalition for Services to the Homeless, along with Buffalo/Niagara Falls and Erie/Niagara Counties Continuum of Care, and Niagara University.
20th Annual Sweetheart Dinner to be held February 10 - UPDATE
Fri, Jan 27th 2017 04:00 pm
NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. - Community Missions, Inc. will celebrate its 20th Annual Sweetheart Dinner on Friday, February 10 at the Conference and Events Center Niagara Falls.
Celebrate #GivingTuesday with Community Missions!
Mon, Nov 21st 2016 03:00 pm
More than 100 students and six restaurants from the Niagara community will partner with Community Missions on its Fourth Annual #GivingTuesday event on November 29.
Niagara Athletics Partners with Community Missions for Food & Toiletry Drives
Tue, Nov 1st 2016 03:00 pm
NIAGARA UNIV., N.Y. - The Niagara University Department of Athletics and Community Missions have partnered to hold food and clothing drives during upcoming Niagara University athletics contests.
Community Missions, NFMMC announce Sixth Annual Community Prayer Service for Mental Illness Recovery & Understanding
Tue, Sep 27th 2016 09:00 am
A pair of prominent mental health service providers are again joining to support a day of recovery and understanding with an interfaith community prayer service on Wednesday, Oct. 5 at 3:30 p.m.
Gardens of Compassion Reaches Out with Community Events
Tue, Jul 19th 2016 02:00 pm
Community Missions of Niagara Frontier, Inc. (CMI) and St. James United Methodist Church in Niagara Falls, as part of their joint Gardens of Compassion project, will present three special community events on July 27th, August 24th, and August 31st.
Community Missions to Participate in 2016 CreateAthon
Mon, Jul 18th 2016 12:00 pm
Community Missions has been selected to receive free creative services from J. Fitzgerald Group as part of the Ninth Annual WNY Area CreateAthon.
Community Missions' Ducks Able to Swim Again
Tue, Jul 12th 2016 08:00 am
After announcing last week that the event would be canceled due to New York State gaming laws, Community Missions' Annual Duck Race at the Canal Fest of the Tonawandas will now go on as originally planned, following expedited approvals laid out by Gov. Andrew Cuomo's office Tuesday.
Community Missions Cancels Annual Duck Race
Fri, Jul 8th 2016 02:00 pm
Community Missions' Annual Duck Race at the Canal Fest of the Tonawanda's will not go on as planned this year in light of New York State gaming laws, that have recently been brought to the attention of local non-profits, and prohibits the use of state-owned property for games of chance.
Community Missions Honors Volunteers & Supporters at 24th Annual Awards Brunch
Wed, May 25th 2016 04:00 pm
Each spring, Community Missions of Niagara Frontier, Inc. (CMI) takes an opportunity to honor the volunteers and supporters that make its work possible with its Annual Compassion in Action Awards Brunch.
Giving Larry A Voice
Thu, May 19th 2016 04:00 pm
For Larry Diamond, services provided by Community Missions, Niagara County's largest private provider of basic human needs, have been instrumental in his recovery from a difficult time of his life.
Unique Community Garden to Address Hunger and the Stigma of Mental Illness
Thu, Apr 21st 2016 03:00 pm
The Gardens of Compassion initiative at St. James United Methodist Church (UMC) in Niagara Falls will celebrate its fourth year in 2016.
End Hunger ... One Step at a Time!
Fri, Apr 8th 2016 03:10 pm
Community Missions, Inc. will host its annual Walk for Niagara on Saturday, April 30 at Whirlpool State Park.
Community Missions Receives Federal Funds to Combat Homelessness
Mon, Mar 14th 2016 12:00 pm
Congressman Brian Higgins (NY-26) announced more than $7.75 million in federal funding to support efforts to end homelessness in Western New York on Monday. For the first time, Community Missions will draw funds from the award, receiving $286,753 to fund its Rapid Re-Housing program.
SAVE THE DATE!
Fri, Dec 4th 2015 10:40 am
Community Missions' 19th Annual Sweetheart Dinner set for Friday, February 5, 2016!
Niagara Falls Public Library Partners with Community Missions on "Food for Fines" Program
Tue, Nov 24th 2015 05:10 pm
The Niagara Falls Public Library has caught the holiday spirit, and is offering a fine forgiveness program to benefit Community Missions.
Community Missions Reveals Third Annual #GivingTuesday Plans
Wed, Nov 18th 2015 11:00 am
NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. - As the holidays quickly approach, Community Missions is gearing up for its Third Annual #GivingTuesday event, and is inviting the Niagara community to catch the giving spirit.
Antiques and Fine Arts Auction to Benefit Community Missions
Thu, Oct 15th 2015 01:10 pm
Community Missions will have its Annual Antiques and Fine Arts Auction on Sunday, November 8, 2015 at the First Presbyterian Church in Youngstown, N.Y., 100 Church Street, Youngstown.
First Niagara Provides Support for Community Missions
Thu, Oct 15th 2015 09:15 am
The First Niagara Foundation is announcing grant funding for Community Missions of Niagara Frontier, Inc. to provide food for local families in need through the Community Soup Kitchen.
Area Providers Team Up for Community Prayer Service for Mental Illness Recovery & Understanding
Fri, Sep 25th 2015 12:00 pm
A pair of Niagara's largest mental health service providers are coming together to support a day of recovery and understanding with an interfaith community prayer service on Tuesday, Oct. 6 at 4 p.m.
2015 Duck Race Winners!
Mon, Jul 27th 2015 10:00 am
Community Missions to Celebrate 90th Anniversary with Community Block Party July 11
Fri, Jun 26th 2015 04:20 pm
For nine decades, Community Missions has dedicated itself to providing necessary services to those in need in the Niagara region.
Community Missions Honors Volunteers and Supporters at 23rd Annual Awards Brunch
Thu, May 21st 2015 04:00 pm
NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. - Each year, Community Missions of Niagara Frontier, Inc. (CMI) takes an opportunity to honor the volunteers and supporters that make its work possible with its Annual Compassion in Action Awards Brunch.
Agencies Partner to Provide Mental Health Services at Lockport's Peer Recovery Respite Center
Thu, May 14th 2015 10:00 am
For those living with mental illness in Eastern Niagara County, treatment options for psychiatric symptoms in recent years have been inadequate, or lacking.
Third Annual Niagara Poverty Conference to Focus on Economic Development
Thu, Feb 19th 2015 11:00 am
The Third Annual Poverty Conference, hosted by the Niagara County Coalition for Services to the Homeless, will take place on Friday, March 13 at Niagara University's Dunleavy Hall.
18th Annual Sweetheart Dinner to Begin 90th Anniversary Celebration
Mon, Jan 26th 2015 09:00 am
Community Missions, Inc. will hold its 18th Annual Sweetheart Dinner on Friday, February 6 at the Conference and Events Center Niagara Falls.
American Baptist Home Mission Society Awards Community Missions One Great Hour of Sharing Domestic Emergency Food and Shelter Grant
Thu, Dec 18th 2014 04:00 pm
Community Missions of Niagara Frontier, Inc. (CMI) in Niagara Falls, N.Y. recently received a $5,000 grant from the One Great Hour of Sharing (OGHS) Domestic Emergency Food and Shelter fund, from the World Relief Committee of the American Baptist Churches, USA (ABCUSA) and facilitated by the American Baptist Home Mission Societies (ABHMS). The grant allows Community Missions to maintain Faith Services components available across its many services through 2014.
Tidings of Joy Christmas Campaign Underway at Local Libraries
Fri, Nov 28th 2014 01:00 pm
For over 20 years, the Youth Services (REACH) division of Community Missions of Niagara Frontier, Inc. has coordinated with Niagara County libraries to put on the Tidings of Joy Christmas Campaign. The program provides Christmas gifts for youth involved with the Mission, allowing members of the community to purchase gifts for the youth.
It's Auction Time!
Tue, Oct 28th 2014 04:00 pm
Community Missions will hold its Annual Antiques and Fine Arts Auction on November 9, 2014 at the First Presbyterian Church in Youngstown, NY. Viewing will begin at 12:15 and the Auction begins at 1:00 pm. There will be an International Sampling of Luncheon Hors d'oeuvres.
Leadership Niagara to host 'Homeless for a Night'
Wed, Oct 15th 2014 09:00 am
On Friday, October 17 and 18, Leadership Niagara's Class of 2014 will host "Homeless for a Night," an overnight event aimed to raise awareness of homelessness and poverty in Niagara County.
Community Missions To Hold Community Prayer Service
Fri, Oct 3rd 2014 12:55 pm
Community Missions will hold an interfaith community prayer service on Tuesday, October 7, 2014 as part of the National Day of Prayer for Mental Illness Recovery and Understanding.
Wheatfield-Based Viatran Supports Community Missions
Mon, Sep 29th 2014 01:00 pm
Viatran, a worldwide leader in providing innovative pressure and level transmitters and based in Wheatfield, recently selected Community Missions as the benefactor for its Community Events program.
Sunday Cabaret Kicks Off Third Season This Sunday
Fri, Sep 26th 2014 02:00 pm
The popular Sunday Cabaret program, a collaboration between Community Missions (CMI) and the Episcopal Diocese of Western New York, begins its third season this Sunday afternoon, Sept. 28.
 




By The Numbers...

In 2016, Community Missions provided:

11,104 nights of shelter

89,366 meals

6,744 individuals with clothing

2,295 care days in Youth Services

46,888 care days in Recovery Services

73,994 care days in Housing Services

182 opportunities for Faith Development


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