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November 15, 2022

Crossroads Mission Avenue has put up a Giving Tree in the lobby of each shelter! Our Giving Trees offer a great opportunity for you to bring joy to our guests this holiday season! These trees are not your typical Yuletide decorations! These trees are our annual Giving Trees, and they’re decked out with paper ornaments […]

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November 4, 2022

Kearney Gambino’s has graciously offered to partner with Crossroads Mission Avenue during November & December! Rounding up your purchase will help Crossroads provide safe shelter and nutritious meals for homeless Kearney residents! YUM! Aren’t you hungry for pizza TONIGHT?!? 🍕

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October 19, 2022

Crossroads Mission Avenue hosted an Open House on November 3, 2022 to introduce themselves to the Lexington Community and present the building which will house the Crossroads facility. The recently purchased building is at 907 W 8th St in Lexington. A capital campaign is underway which will provide for renovation of the building to meet […]

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June 16, 2022

In July 2022, Crossroads Mission Avenue became Food Bank for the Heartlands‘ newest Lexington Partner!  Mobile food distributions are provided on the first Thursday of each month!  There are no requirements and no cost for the food – EVERYONE is welcome!   Sadly, Lexington is described as the largest food desert in the State of […]

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July 15, 2021

Crossroads can help! If you are in need of a food box, call your local Crossroads Mission Avenue: Hastings 402-462-6460 Grand island 308-675-1973 or Kearney 308-236-5688

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October 26, 2022

DivvyUp has blessed Crossroads Mission Avenue guests with hundreds of soft, warm socks just in time for winter and the cooler weather! For every pair of socks purchased from DivvyUp, they give one pair to a local homeless shelter…and Crossroads guests have been the grateful recipients! What a wonderful way to bless others! Especially for […]

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September 26, 2022

Christenson Cleaning & Restoration donated their time and expertise to the Hastings Crossroads Mission Avenue shelter by cleaning our “eating & meeting” areas! Bringing their commercial cleaning equipment and capable technicians, Christenson Cleaning made our floors look great! The mission floors get about 15 times the wear and tear on them compared with a residence […]

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September 20, 2022

Or more appropriately, it takes a community to feed the homeless and needy! Crossroads Mission Avenue has been blessed by several community supporters, as they have come together to meet our various refrigeration needs! Proper refrigeration is imperative for lengthening the usability of donated food products, allowing Crossroads to supply more essential meals for the […]

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September 20, 2022

First Interstate Bank branches closed up shop for the afternoon on September 14, 2022 and BLESSED their communities! Employees from the Kearney and Hastings branches chose to help us out at Crossroads Mission Avenue, for which we are very thankful! The volunteers laid mulch on our playgrounds, spread rock, planted flowers and mowed the lawns! […]

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September 12, 2022

First Interstate Bank has chosen Crossroads Mission Avenue to receive a generous $25,000 grant as part of their inaugural Believe in Local grant campaign! These funds are dedicated toward serving the hungry and needy across Central Nebraska. “We are incredibly appreciative of First Interstate’s generosity and support,” said Daniel Buller, Executive Director of Crossroads Mission […]

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September 12, 2022

The UNK Christian Student Fellowship came en masse to our Kearney Crossroads Mission Avenue campus recently, ready to work and intent on making a difference in the lives of the homeless! Twenty students cleaned and organized the campus, completing in two short hours tasks that would have taken us a week to finish! Truly MANY […]

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August 22, 2022

Hastings Community Foundation cares about the safety of our community! The Hastings Crossroads Mission Avenue shelter recently experienced a computer crash, taking down our security system and leaving our guests and staff in a vulnerable situation! CEI Security & Sound came to our rescue, providing the needed repairs to the security system, and Hastings Community […]

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