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Leah Vanzant Community Life Center, Haltom City, Texas

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Address: 4301 N. E. 28th St.
Haltom City, Texas  76117  
United States
Fax: 8178388157
Number of Volunteers Serving Nationally: 15
Number of People Being Served: 9000
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Mission Statement


The Leah Vanzant Community Life Center is established to provide for the well being of the less fortunate in the North-East Tarrant County area. We have been, and will continue to meet the physical, emotional and educational needs of those who cannot financial afford help in these areas. This includes, but is not limited to, supplying food and clothing, emotional counseling and educational training.

Description


The LVCLC serves our community free groceries every Tuesday and free clothing every Wednesday, from 9:00 until 11:00 AM. You can also help us out by: Volunteering your time or services Donating any of the following items on our needs list: Gently used clothing all sizes, coats, sweaters, and jackets shoes, toys, summer clothing, small appliances, funds to pay for utility bills and expenses. Kids Cafe is an afterschool program for latch key kids. Monday - Thursday - 5:30-6:30 SUMMER FEEDING PROGRAM During Summer School, Vacation, we offer a hot meal to all children up to the age of 18 years old. We provide this lunch, Monday through Friday, from 11:00AM until 12:30 PM. This service was created to provide specifically for those children who are on the free School Lunch Program during the school year that would otherwise not receive a meal. Though this is our desire, all children are welcome. This past summer we served, on average, 20 - 60 children a day. Free School Supplies are given out to the children who attend the summer feeding program. CURRENT OUTREACHES OF THE LVCLC JPS Health Connection Clinic for children 2907 Layton St. Thanksgiving 11:00 AM until 1:00 PM. we serve a turkey dinner with all the trimmings. We serve 1500 - 2000 meals. We sent out meals to the bridges and parks to feed the homeless. Also on this day, we give free groceries and raffle off door prizes of frozen turkeys. Christmas Day from 1100 AM until 1:00 PM we serve a free luncheon. The day begins with Mr. And Mrs. Santa Clause arriving on a Haltom City Fire Truck. Once in place, they give out free gifts to every child in attendance.We also offer free groceries and coats, we send out hot meals, winter coats, sleeping bags and blankets to the bridges and parks for the homeless. We give out over 1000 toys and serve over 1500.

The LVCLC serves our community free groceries every Tuesday and free clothing every Wednesday, from 9:00 until 11:00 AM. You can also help us out by: Volunteering your time or services Donating any of the following items on our needs list: Gently used clothing all sizes, coats, sweaters, and jackets shoes, toys, summer clothing, small appliances, funds to pay for utility bills and expenses. Kids Cafe is an afterschool program for latch key kids. Monday - Thursday - 5:30-6:30 SUMMER FEEDING PROGRAM During Summer School, Vacation, we offer a hot meal to all children up to the age of 18 years old. We provide this lunch, Monday through Friday, from 11:00AM until 12:30 PM. This service was created to provide specifically for those children who are on the free School Lunch Program during the school year that would otherwise not receive a meal. Though this is our desire, all children are welcome. This past summer we served, on average, 20 - 60 children a day. Free School Supplies are given out to the children who attend the summer feeding program. CURRENT OUTREACHES OF THE LVCLC JPS Health Connection Clinic for children 2907 Layton St. Thanksgiving 11:00 AM until 1:00 PM. we serve a turkey dinner with all the trimmings. We serve 1500 - 2000 meals. We sent out meals to the bridges and parks to feed the homeless. Also on this day, we give free groceries and raffle off door prizes of frozen turkeys. Christmas Day from 1100 AM until 1:00 PM we serve a free luncheon. The day begins with Mr. And Mrs. Santa Clause arriving on a Haltom City Fire Truck. Once in place, they give out free gifts to every child in attendance.We also offer free groceries and coats, we send out hot meals, winter coats, sleeping bags and blankets to the bridges and parks for the homeless. We give out over 1000 toys and serve over 1500.

Mission Statement: The Leah Vanzant Community Life Center is established to provide for the well being of the less fortunate in the North-East Tarrant County area. We have been, and will continue to meet the physical, emotional and educational needs of those who cannot financial afford help in these areas. This includes, but is not limited to, supplying food and clothing, emotional counseling and educational training.

Organizational Statement of Faith


Be the hand of Christ and reach out. Reaching out not only with the Word of God but with Hope in Him and action. Show love and grace to all. Feed the soul and feed the person. We desire to be the salt of our community and our surrounding area.


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Other Program

Do you Require Formal Orientation Training?


No