A balanced approach to caring for communities


Center for Hope Outreach Programs

Center for Hope Outreach Programs serves as the outreach arm of Center For Hope Ministries, a multiracial, non-denominational church located in Bloomington, Illinois. The ministry, founded by Bishop Larry Taylor has been in existence since 2000 and continually impacts the community through countless outreach programs and community-empowering events.


Food Pantries

Our food pantries include the Hope Food Pantry and the Temba Food Pantry. Our food selections include a wide variety of meat, fresh fruits and vegetables, dairy, bread, pastries and canned goods. Distributed food amounts are based on family size.

The food pantry is open every …

Kingdom Closet and Boutique

We accept donations of clean, gently used clothing (especially business casual clothes) for the Kingdom Closet, a community boutique where folks in need can find food and clothing at no cost.

The store is open every Saturday from 10:00 – 2:00 to anyone in the community.


Recycle for Families Referrals

Recycling items for Families is primarily a faith-based ministry, relying on free-will financial support from our community. There are many ways you can support…

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1308 E Empire St
Bloomington, IL 61701