Joseph's Coat is a non-profit organization on the east side of Columbus whose mission is to help individuals and families to provide for themselves by offering clothing, furniture, personal care items, and household goods.
Since being established in 2004, the number of families being served by Joseph's Coat continues to increase. In 2011, Joseph's Coat served 1,164 familes. In 2012, the number of families being assisted more than doubled to 2,685.
Eastpointe will be supporting Joseph's Coat by providing monthly financial assistance and by sending volunteers to assist onsite every Thursday evening and every fourth Saturday.
DONATING TO JOSEPH'S COAT
Each week, a portion of your tithes and offerings goes to help missions groups like Joseph's Coat. Another way you can help to support Joseph's Coat is by donating items like clothing, shoes, socks, household items and appliances and more. Visit their website for Joseph's Coat drop off hours HERE. We are not currently accepting drop off donations at the church building.
VOLUNTEERING AT JOSEPH'S COAT To serve with other Eastpointe volunteers on Thursday nights or fourth Saturday, fill out the Joseph's Coat Volunteer Form.
Thursday night volunteers are responsible for their own transportation. On Thursdays, volunteers will need to arrive by 5:45p and should plan to stay until 8:15p. If you are unable to provide your own transportation, please email the church office.
Furniture Team volunteers serving on Saturdays will be contacted regarding transportation arrangements.
The Joseph's Coat warehouse and store is located at 240 Outerbelt St. in Columbus, Ohio (just off East Broad Street east of McNaughten Road). They are open to those in need three days a week.