Need Help?

Encompass Ministries provides food and training to help the people of our community get back on their feet.

Changing Generations

 You can help the hurting in our community find hope and get back on their feet.  

The March 25th Yard Sale

Has Been Postponed Until

April 29th

What is Encompass Ministries?

The mission of Encompass Ministries is to help individuals and families re-establish stability and self-reliance by offering a variety of programs including immediate food assistance, employment strategies, and life skills through hands-on support and ongoing training in order to have a community where everyone has the tools to achieve stability and no one goes to bed hungry.

Need Help?

Through our proven process we have helped many feed their families, break cycles of poverty, and find meaningful employment.

Help Others

We are a group of people who are passionate about giving hope to our community.  You can help by giving financially, donating food or volunteering your time. 

The Encompass Blog

This is Who We Are (Part I)

This is OUR story… “For I was hungry and you gave me something to eat, I was thirsty and you gave me something to drink, I was a stranger and you invited me in, I needed clothes and you clothed me, I was sick and you looked after me, I was in prison and you came to...

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Encompass Is… Alora’s Story

My name is Alora and I am a mother of two beautiful children, Anastasia and Mark. I’m married to awonderful man, Mark. In April of 2021, our lives got kind of flipped upside down. My husband and I, along with my parents, started living together sometime in 2019. My...

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This is Who We Are (Part III)

The challenge is to pick a verse from the bible that identifies who you are Encompass Ministries Part III "The Spirit of the Sovereign Lord is on me, because the Lord has anointed me to proclaim good news to the poor. He has sent me to bind up the brokenhearted, to...

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Bethesda/Encompass Event!

4/21/23 10:00am-2:00pm

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Totally Tantalizing Tomato Tips!

By the Cherokee County Master Gardeners
4/22/23 10:00am-11:00am

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Encompass Ministries Yard Sale!

Saturday, April 29th

Our 2022 Annual Impact…


Worth of Food Given


Approx. Meals Provided:


People Fed


Organization Pick Ups


Children Fed


Pounds of Pet Food Distributed

Top Current Pantry Needs

This Week's Top 10 Pantry Needs:
1. Cups of Mac N Cheese
2. Canned Hardy Soups
3. Canned Salmon
4. Canned Spaghetti Sauce
5. Pancake Mix
6. Oatmeal Packets
7. Shelf-Stable Milk
8. Juice Boxes/Pouches
9. Fruit Snacks
10. Jelly


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