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July 5, 2022

A hard-working group of volunteers from the Hastings Evangelical Free Church was a huge blessing to Crossroads Mission Avenue in June! About 20 children from their grade 3-5 VBS class came to Crossroads for a tour, as they learned about ways to bless their community. While at Crossroads, they made hygiene bags and prepared a […]

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June 16, 2022

As of July, Crossroads Mission Avenue has become Food Bank for the Heartlands‘ newest Lexington Partner!  Mobile food distributions will be 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 […]

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June 16, 2022

A heartfelt THANK YOU goes out to Larry & Robin Koelling and Alan & Jeanette Koelling for their generous donation of 500 lbs of ground beef for the Grand Island Crossroads Mission Avenue shelter! The Grand Island Crossroads shelter served over 27,000 meals to our guests last year….and will serve even more this year as […]

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May 31, 2022

Crossroads Mission Avenue is pleased to announce the opening of the Lodge East Apartments, consisting of 15 long-term housing apartments which are part of the Transitional Housing Facility on the Kearney Campus!  Located at 1408 E 39th Street, the efficiency-style apartments are designed to offer an affordable housing option for low income residents of Buffalo […]

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May 9, 2022

It’s move-in day for The Lodge at Kearney Crossroads Mission Avenue! Russell’s is delivering appliances for the 15 efficiency-style apartments, and Slumberland Furniture is outfitting them with the furniture and furnishings! Individuals and families in Buffalo County will now have an affordable housing option! Thank you to Russell’s and Slumberland for working with Crossroads to […]

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April 28, 2022

Kearney Tire & Auto employee Ronda was reading her daily devotional one morning in March. And on that particular morning, the Lord impressed upon her to take action! That step of action led her to meet the critical needs of Kearney Crossroads Mission Avenue by purchasing and delivering paper products and canned goods! What a […]

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April 28, 2022

Faith Lutheran Church provided a potluck dinner for our guests at Hastings Crossroads Mission Avenue. The food was delicious and a wonderful time was had by all! Thank you so much for sharing your food and time with us!

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April 27, 2022

Employees from Kearney Kohl’s came to help us out by sorting and hanging clothing at Mission Avenue Thrift! Thanks for your help! Crossroads Mission Avenue and Mission Avenue Thrift are always looking for volunteers to help. If you can donate some time, go to our Volunteer webpage for instructions!

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April 27, 2022

UNK Students worked very hard at Kearney Crossroads Mission Avenue during the Big Event, a student-led community service day! The students worked in the Mission Avenue Thrift Store, sorting and hanging clothing, which is a never-ending job for our staff! They also cleaned throughout the campus, shining up the emergency shelter and preparing the new […]

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March 22, 2022

Congratulations to Robert Hanby on being awarded the first Spirit of Kindness Certificate in Grand Island! Thank you for volunteering your time and being a role model for others! You always bring a smile and a laugh to those around you! Crossroads Mission Avenue Executive Director Daniel Buller shares, “Robert has been a tremendous man […]

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