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Statement from Our President & CEO Robyn L. Krueger
Fri, Jun 5th 2020 08:50 am
Over the course of the past week, I have listened to countless speakers and read even more reports and articles with a troubled heart trying to determine what the voice of Community Missions should say about George Floyd's death and about racism, inequity and the ensuing protests.
Heart of Niagara T-Shirts Now On Sale
Thu, May 14th 2020 10:00 am
Destination Niagara USA is launching The Heart of Niagara campaign to help support two Niagara County charities. Now more than ever is it evident how essential both Heart, Love & Soul, Inc. and Community Missions of Niagara Frontier, Inc. are to the local community.
Community Missions' COVID-19 Update 5-1-20
Sat, May 2nd 2020 09:00 am
Greetings from Community Missions! We once again pray that this email finds you safe and healthy. As the calendar flips over to a new month, we find ourselves continuing to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic. While the days and nights have not been easy for anyone, there have been wonderful acts of compassion that have helped brighten our spirits along the way.
Community Missions' COVID-19 Update 4-15-20
Wed, Apr 15th 2020 04:00 pm
Though the past four weeks have been anything but normal, a common theme has arisen, one that carries through no matter the circumstances: Our community cares about our neighbors in need!
Looking for Help?
Fri, Apr 10th 2020 04:40 pm
Sometimes we just don't know where to turn when we are in need of help. Here are a few resources that we have seen that may be helpful for you:
Community Missions' COVID-19 Update 4-2-20
Thu, Apr 2nd 2020 04:00 pm
Let's begin by saying that the past few weeks have been different to say the least around Community Missions!
Community Missions Brings Spiritual Hope to Niagara During the COVID-19 Pandemic
Mon, Mar 30th 2020 12:00 pm
Community Missions (CMI) has launched a website and companion Facebook page to provide a resource for spiritual help and hope to Niagara during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Community Missions' COVID-19 Update 3-20-20
Fri, Mar 20th 2020 12:00 pm
Greetings from Community Missions. I wanted to pass along an update as to what we are seeing within our programs at this time related to the COVID-19 pandemic. For nearly a century, Community Missions has been an outlet for the community to help one another to get through difficult times. Already in the first few days of this situation, we have seen this generosity of spirit in many ways!
Community Missions Issues Program Updates Related to COVID-19 Pandemic
Mon, Mar 16th 2020 02:00 pm
NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. - For the past 95 years, Community Missions has provided compassionate support to its Niagara neighbors during their times of need. In keeping with this tradition, the organization is announcing the following changes to its programming in response to the current COVID-19 pandemic, in order to protect the health and well-being of those we serve.
Community Missions Prepares for 23rd Annual Sweetheart Dinner
Thu, Feb 6th 2020 03:00 pm
NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. - Community Missions will hold its 23rd Annual Sweetheart Dinner on Friday, February 7 at Sheraton Niagara Falls. The annual event benefits the agency's Crisis Services, including the Community Soup Kitchen, Food Pantry, Clothes Closet and Emergency Housing Shelter, and will feature more than 120 baskets, gift cards, lottery tickets, silent auction items, and numerous raffles.
Community Missions Mourns Passing of Rev. Calvin Babcock
Fri, Jan 31st 2020 05:00 am
Community Missions mourns the passing of Rev. Calvin W. Babcock, who led the agency from 1976 to 1994. "If he thought it needed to be done and he didn't see somebody doing it, he did it himself," said Robyn L. Krueger, Mr. Babcock's successor as executive director of Community Missions.
Re-Gifting Party for Upcoming Sweetheart Dinner This Thursday
Mon, Jan 6th 2020 02:00 pm
NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. - After the holidays, everyone is stuck with a gift or two that they just cannot use. Community Missions is giving everyone an opportunity to put those gifts to work for good, and throwing you a party, too!
Celebrate #GivingTuesday with Community Missions!
Wed, Nov 20th 2019 11:45 am
NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. - More than 100 volunteers and eight restaurants from the Niagara community will partner with Community Missions on its Seventh Annual #GivingTuesday event on Tuesday, December 3.
Community Missions' Duck Race Returns for Annual Swim
Fri, Jul 12th 2019 01:00 pm
NORTH TONAWANDA, N.Y. - One of the duckiest fundraising events of the summer is on deck this week, as Community Missions will hold its Annual Duck Race at the Canal Fest of the Tonawandas on Saturday, July 20th at 3 p.m. The event has been a fun part of the week-long festivities for more than 10 years, and raises funds for the organization's Crisis & Community Services.
Community Missions Honors Partners & Volunteers at 27th Annual Awards Brunch
Wed, May 29th 2019 08:00 am
NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. - Community Missions of Niagara Frontier, Inc. (CMI) held its 27th Annual Compassion in Action Awards Brunch on Wednesday afternoon at the Four Points by Sheraton Niagara Falls.
Art Show at Wine on Third to Showcase PROS Artists
Wed, May 15th 2019 10:00 am
NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. - Community Missions is partnering with Wine on Third to present a showing of artwork from its Niagara Visions PROS program over the next month. The works of art, produced in the Mental Health program, will be featured from May 20-June 17 at the restaurant, with an opening reception scheduled from 5-8 p.m. on Monday, May 20.
Art Auction to benefit Community Organizations
Wed, May 8th 2019 09:00 pm
LOCKPORT, N.Y. - Community Missions, Inc. and the YWCA of the Niagara Frontier, Inc. will come together for an evening of fun and art by hosting an Art Auction on Friday, June 14.
Community Missions Prepares for 22nd Annual Sweetheart Dinner Presented by KeyBank
Fri, Jan 18th 2019 02:00 pm
Community Missions will hold its 22nd Annual Sweetheart Dinner, presented by KeyBank, on Friday, February 8 at the Sheraton Niagara Falls. The annual event benefits the agency's Crisis Services, including the Community Soup Kitchen, Food Pantry, Clothes Closet and Emergency Housing Shelter, and will feature more than 100 baskets, gift cards, lottery tickets, silent auction items and numerous raffles.
Celebrate #GivingTuesday with Community Missions
Wed, Nov 21st 2018 02:00 pm
NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. - More than 100 students and nine restaurants from the Niagara community will partner with Community Missions on its Sixth Annual #GivingTuesday event on Tuesday, November 27.
Antiques and Fine Arts Auction to Benefit Community Missions
Thu, Nov 1st 2018 10:00 am
NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. - Community Missions will hold its Annual Antiques and Fine Arts Auction on the afternoon of Sunday, November 11 at the First Presbyterian Church in Youngstown. Admission is $10 per person and $15 per couple, with all proceeds benefiting Crisis Services and Mark's Place (HIV/AIDS residence) at Community Missions.
Community Missions, NFMMC announce Eighth Annual Interfaith Community Prayer Service for Mental Illness Recovery & Understanding
Wed, Sep 26th 2018 02:15 pm
Community Missions, Inc. and Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center, a pair of prominent mental health service providers, will again join to host the Eighth Annual Interfaith Community Prayer Service on Tuesday, Oct. 9 at 3:30 p.m.
Aurora House Status
Wed, Sep 5th 2018 04:00 pm
A recent Buffalo News article included incorrect information regarding the status of Aurora House. The program is not closed now, is not closing, and has no intention of closing.
Community Missions Honors Partners & Volunteers at 26th Annual Awards Brunch
Wed, May 30th 2018 02:00 pm
NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. - Community Missions of Niagara Frontier, Inc. (CMI) held its 26th Annual Compassion in Action Awards Brunch on Wednesday afternoon at the LaSalle Yacht Club in Niagara Falls.
Krueger Named 2018 New York State Senate Woman of Distinction
Tue, May 1st 2018 04:40 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. - Community Missions' Executive Director Robyn L. Krueger was honored today at the New York Assembly as a 2018 New York State Senate Woman of Distinction.
Celebrate #GivingTuesday with Community Missions!
Fri, Nov 24th 2017 10:00 am
More than 100 students and five restaurants from the Niagara community will partner with Community Missions on its Fifth Annual #GivingTuesday event on November 28.
Antiques and Fine Arts Auction to Benefit Community Missions
Thu, Oct 19th 2017 10:00 am
Community Missions will hold its Annual Antiques and Fine Arts Auction on the afternoon of Sunday, November 12, 2017 at the First Presbyterian Church in Youngstown.
CMI, NFMMC announce Seventh Annual Interfaith Community Prayer Service for Mental Illness Recovery & Understanding
Tue, Sep 26th 2017 03:00 pm
Community Missions, Inc. and Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center, a pair of prominent mental health service providers, will once again join together to host the 7th Annual Interfaith Community Prayer Service on Tuesday, October 3 at 3:30 p.m.
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.
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' 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.
 


 

By The Numbers...

In 2019, Community Missions provided:

13,142 nights of shelter

112,562 meals

5,085 individuals with clothing

3,487 care days in Youth Services

43,973 care days in Recovery Services

72,450 care days in Housing Services

192 opportunities for Faith Development

 

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