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ABCCM seeks community support in donations, volunteers amid 5 Code Purple nights between holidays

 https://wlos.com/news/local/5-code-purple-nights-from-christmas-and-new-years-abccm-seeks-community-support ASHEVILLE, N.C. (WLOS) — Asheville...
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Asheville leaders invite citizens to join homelessness learning series aimed at understanding, combatting the issue

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Local ministry continues community outreach, announces future projects

Begun as a small collaboration of churches in 1969, Asheville Buncombe Community Christian Ministry (ABCCM) has played a significant role in helping...
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Ministry’s cooling program kicks off amid ongoing heatwave

ASHEVILLE, N.C. (WLOS) — Last year, Asheville Buncombe Community Christian Ministry (ABCCM) was able to help nearly 500 people with its cooling...
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Safe & Warm Recognizes Participating Businesses

ABCCM recognizes the wonderful volunteers and businesses that made Safe & Warm a huge blessing for so many people this winter. L-R: First Citizens...
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ABCCM Safe and Warm Drive launches

Asheville Buncombe Community Christian Ministry’s (ABCCM) annual Safe & Warm drive begins on Friday, January 27 at Carolina Furniture Concepts, 100 Airport...
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Socks, shampoo, Band-aids: How Buncombe sheriff, faith leaders help recent detainees

ASHEVILLE – Could something as small as a bottle of shampoo or a pair of socks help keep folks out of jail? Not completely, some law enforcement leaders...
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Help local families this winter, donate to the Safe & Warm program

ASHEVILLE, N.C. (WLOS) — Every winter, with around 11.5% of the Buncombe County population living below the poverty level, there is a huge need to help...

ABCCM Christmas Angel 2022

There are many families in crisis who are worried about their jobs, how they will pay their rent & utilities bills and put food on the table. Often times,...

NC’s longest-running live Nativity production returns to Asheville church Dec. 1-4

ASHEVILLE, N.C. (WLOS) — The longest-running Nativity production in the state of North Carolina, “Return to Bethlehem,” will make its four-day...

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