Families served rises following mass lay-offs

ZANESVILLE, Ohio – With COVID-19 causing many lay-offs throughout our community, one organization says they’re assisting more families than ever before. Executive Director for Eastside Community Ministry Jamie Trout says the number of people they’ve served has dramatically increased in the past week. “Last week, Eastside served more people in one week than we generally […]

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Eastside Community Ministries Gives Away 150 Thanksgiving Dinners

ZANESVILLE, Ohio – While many are preparing for Thanksgiving dinner by heading to the grocery store this week, community members in need were presented with the opportunity to put a cost-free meal on their tables. Jamie Trout, with Eastside Community Ministries, says the organization distributed turkeys, vegetables, fruits, and all other food needed for a […]

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Eastside Community Ministry held their Back to School Clothing Giveaway

ZANESVILLE, Ohio – There were all kinds of young, smiling faces this morning at Eastside Community Ministry. As the school year quickly approaches, Eastside Community Ministry held their second annual Back to School Clothing Giveaway. An event, where children could go get some new clothes for school. Eastside Executive Director, Jamie Trout said she expected […]

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Tools For School Fundraiser

ZANESVILLE, Ohio – The Eastside Community Ministry held their annual Tools for School fundraiser Saturday at the North Zanesville Walmart. They were asking for school supply donations such as notebooks, glue sticks, pencils, and more. Stuff the Bus member, Judy Emmons said the event was going great and said the community does a great job […]

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