Theresa Gartner, President
Mission Statement: Topeka North Outreach is a group of churches in Oakland and North Topeka dedicated to serving Christ by reaching out and meeting the needs of our communities.
Hours: Call (785) 286-1370 for assistance. No walk-in assistance available
- Emergency assistance to the needy, including limited financial help in paying rent, utility bills and prescriptions. Provide food baskets, hygiene packs and basic essentials such as laundry soap and paper goods. Christian materials and Bibles are given to feed the Spirit as well as the body.
- Youth Program provides scholarships for children to attend classes, activities or camps. Operation Backpack provides nutritional kid-friendly sacks of food for children to take home from school on the weekends.
- Senior Citizens VIP luncheon held every Friday at noon at North Topeka Baptist Church at 123 NW Gordon (m). The luncheon includes Christian devotions, entertainment and fellowship and is free of charge.
- Adopts families through the Christmas Bureau each year; providing them with food, toys, blankets, Bibles, clothing and gifts.
Eligibility: Must live in North Topeka or Oakland
How to Apply: Call (785) 286-1370 for assistance. Leave name, address, phone number and assistance needed and your call will be returned.
Funding: Contributions from member churches and individuals, fundraisers by member churches and area schools. Community Grants.