Ecumenical Social Ministries


For more than 35 years, Ecumenical Social Ministries (ESM) has served people experiencing homelessness or economic disadvantages by providing private showers, restrooms, laundry facilities, a large food pantry, transportation assistance, medical support, and a clothing bank.


Ecumenical Social Ministries opens its doors to serve people in need five hours a day, Monday through Friday.  In 2017, ESM served more than 70,000 people.


Sleeping bags for Christmas in the Parking Lot, towels for our showers, winter boots and clothing for men and women, food and volunteers for Thanksgiving meal distribution and Christmas in the Parking Lot.

Did You Know

Homelessness increased 9.4% over the last year based on the point-in-time survey.

“Out here, it’s hard. Then you come across a place like ESM. They make you feel at home and like you are of value!”  — Jesse, ESM Guest

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