Albany Baptist Church
Address: 5331 State Street Albany Ohio 45710
Basic Needs Ministry: This Ministry was developed to help meet the basic needs of the people in our community, including food, clothing and shelter. Staffed by volunteers, it is primarily devoted to assisting the needy with food and clothing on the 2nd and 4th Monday of the month from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm, but help with rent or utility bills is given at other times. Those in need can leave a message at 740-698-3163. Each evening, volunteers return phone calls to verify needs and schedule appointments.
In August of each year, the Basic Needs Ministry also assists over 400 people with clothing in our yearly clothing giveaway.
Community Dinner: Every Wednesday night at 5 pm
Albany United Methodist Church
Address: 5174 West Clinton Street Albany Ohio 45710
Contact Person: Pastor Wait Goble 698-2341
Community Dinner: Served last Thursday of every month from
5:30 to 6:30 pm
Emergency food relief available on as needed basis
Christ Community Wesleyan Church
Address: 6275 Kenney Memorial Lane Albany Ohio 45710
Contact: Marilyn Dodrill or Staff 698-2292
Community Dinner: Served on the third Thursday of the month
Emergency Financial Assistance when available
Alexander Lions Club
Meetings Held 2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month
Albany Grange Hall 1939 Mill St. Albany Ohio
President: Tim Mace 740-591-7360
Mission Statement: To empower volunteers to serve their communities, meet humanitarian needs, encourage peace and promote international understanding through Lions clubs.
History: Founded in 1917 by Melvin Jones and a nationwide group of business men that sought to be a national and global leader in community and humanitarian service. In 1925 the organization was challenged by Helen Keller to become "Knights of the blind in the crusade against darkness". From this time on the Lions Club has been dedicated to providing aid to the blind and visually impaired.
At Alexander Elementary: This organization has provided aid to children in our district in need of glasses or other vision related issues.
Albany AmVets Post 93
Address: 1055 Setty Road Albany Ohio 45710
Thank you to the Regular Members, Auxiliary and Sons of the AmVets for your donation of holiday food boxes to families in our district.