The pandemic has shown the increased need for the services we provide, and thanks to your generosity, we can make sure that 1010 East Avenue continues to be a home for our community.
The pandemic has shown the increased need for the services we provide, and with your help, we will ensure that 1010 East Avenue continues to be a home for our community. We've come a long way with the Better Together campaign and thanks to your generosity, 1010 is currently under construction! Check in to see the progress by watching the livestream of construction below.
We started the Better Together Campaign in 2015. Fast forward through years of planning and fundraising to finishing work on Phase 1 (infrastructure work our main church building). Then, we had to move the finish line to Bring It Home and raise more funds due to an unexpected increase in construction costs and a pandemic. Now, we are finally working to make the Outreach Center a home for our community. Watch the videos below for an update on construction.
Published August 19, 2022
This video looks at the interior construction progress — such as wall framing and drywall — as well as an update on the stone masonry for the project. We also have some guest interviews of different project leaders from DGA and Catenary Construction.
Published July 14, 2022
The third video in this series looks at the new entrance to the Outreach Center, along with construction updates for the Dining & Caring Center extension and main dining area. This was filmed at the end of May, so a lot of progress has been made since.
Published March 29, 2022
This video looks at the demolition and construction work for the first and second floors that will be used by the UR Well Clinic and the Storehouse.
Published February 9, 2022
This video shows the demolition and foundation work on the Dining & Caring Center.
Published January 24, 2021
This video shows the construction and completion of the 1040 infrastucture (air ducts, boiler, and electrical system), as well as Fellowship Hall, and the Organ and Organ Screens.
From June to November 2020, our COVID-19 relief fund:
The economic challenges brought on by the pandemic have meant that more people than ever are in need of essential services, with likely more to come. When someone needs to get back on their feet, they often need multiple services: from a physical to a haircut, to an outfit for an interview for the job itself, to food in their bellies.
Thanks to your generosity, construction is underway to make the Outreach Center a reality.