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Mission Centre Programs

Open Arms has few programs you might be interested in: Drop In Centre, Food Bank, Saturday Hot Lunch, Free Haircuts, Sewing Classes and more... Check it out!


Latest News @OAM

Welcome to Open Arms Mission of Welland, check out some of the news going on here at the mission centre.

FCC AgriSpirit Fund grant awarded!

FCC AgriSpirit Fund grant awarded!

Posted Sep 8th, 2020

Through the Farm Credit Canada AgriSpirit Fund, which funds projects that will enhance lives or contribute to sustainability in rural communities, we have received a grant for $17,000 toward the sorting and packaging room at our Fresh Food Hub.

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Words of Comfort

Words of Comfort

Posted Aug 12th, 2020

Thanks to a generous donation from the Canadian Bible Society, we were able to offer Bibles, devotionals and “Words of Comfort” booklets (written specifically to give hope during COVID) to everyone who came to our food bank for food...

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Coming full circle

Coming full circle

Posted Aug 4th, 2020

​"My grandma didn't want to ask for help. She was like, 'Getting help? Yikes!' But it blew my mind that it was available." Growing up one block over from the Mission Centre, on 6th Street, Sierra's family had struggles but she knew that help was very close by.

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