Category: Press Room

HomelessnessPress Room

ABCCM seeks community support in donations, volunteers amid 5 Code Purple nights between holidays ASHEVILLE, N.C. (WLOS) — Asheville...
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HomelessnessPress Room

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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Beat the HeatPress Room

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...
Press RoomSafe & Warm

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...
IncarceratedPress Room

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...
Press RoomSafe & Warm

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...
ChristmasPress Room

ABCCM kicks off the season with 2022 Christmas Angel Shop and 36th Annual Return to Bethlehem interactive Christmas experience

ASHEVILLE, N.C. – ABCCM kicks off the Christmas season with the 2022 Christmas Angel Shop (a children’s toy drive) event and the local Christmas favorite,...
Press RoomVeterans

ABCCM’s Veterans Services of the Carolinas Receives the 2022 HIRE VETS Medallion Award from the US Department of Labor

U.S. Secretary of Labor Martin J. Walsh recognized Asheville Buncombe Community Christian Ministry’s Veterans Services of the Carolinas as one of the 835...
Press RoomVeterans

ABCCM Announces Honor A Veteran Event, Veterans Day, November 11, at 12:00 noon.

ABCCM is pleased to announce its 3rd annual Honor A Veteran™ event for Veterans Day 2022. ABCCM and Ingles will host a free catered lunch for all Veterans from...

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