Did you know...at St. John’s Episcopal Church we are actively giving resources to our community every day? We are committed to being love-spreading difference-makers. Faith motivates and shapes our outreach, but the focus of our ministry is meeting social needs. What can you do to take action?!
Teton Habitat will forever change the lives of 24 families by providing them the opportunity for homeownership. St. John's is committed as Habitat’s Lead Faith Partner for one of the units and as a part of the selection committee for the family. Over the next few years, the parishioners and vestry will raise $250,000 to help bring this project to fruition. Lend the gifts of you…Read More »
Episcopal Relief & Development (ERD) works with Church partners and other local organizations to save lives and transform communities worldwide. ERD rebuilds after disasters and empowers people to create lasting solutions that fight poverty, hunger and disease. Working in close to 40 countries, their programs impact the lives of approximately 3 million people around the world.Read More »
The vision of turning an old house into a chapel and planting sustainable gardens for the community in Favorito, Cuba, has opened the hearts and minds of parishioners from St. John’s and Santa Maria Magdalena alike. While we have supplied financial and moral support, the people of Favorito have opened their homes, shared their stories, and masterfully transformed a building wit…Read More »
Being aware that children, who receive free or reduced lunch during the school year, are missing a meal during the summer, representatives from the Jackson Cupboard, Teton County Library, and St. John's Episcopal Church met to discuss the issue. After much conversation, the Library Snack Program was born in the summer of 2013. Now in its fifth year, the program has expanded to ye…Read More »
It is often hard to predict which efforts are going to produce the big changes and impacts that really make a difference in a person’s life. Many times, big effects for an individual can stem from seemingly small efforts not requiring a lot of money, or a ton of time and labor.
At St. John’s, we call the efforts Small Miracles; and we are looking for help from you to identif…Read More »
A Mission of St. John's Episcopal Church, Browse 'N Buy is an upscale thrift retail store whose purpose is to assist the Jackson community. The store is regularly stocked with a wide selection of affordable necessities to assist those in need. Additionally, they provide a selection of reasonably priced luxury goods such as designer…Read More »
One22 is an entity created from a 2016 merger between El Puente, Community Resource Center and Latino Resource Center. One22’s mission is to expand access and opportunity among the underserved in our community in order to build a vibrant, healthy and diverse community. By merging these three organizations, we will be able to provide comprehensive services that serve our valued …Read More »
The Jackson Cupboard provides essential, nutritious food for our community members in need. The Cupboard serves an average of 500 individuals per week. Our organization is run solely by volunteer help and by food and monetary donations from the community.
We provide fresh food coupons for clients to use at Jackson Whole Grocer and we have non-perishable items and frozen meats on s…Read More »
An affiliate of Habitat for Humanity International, Habitat for Humanity of the Greater Teton Area (Teton Habitat) was founded in 1995. Habitat for Humanity is striving for a world where everyone has a decent place to live. Their mission is, "Seeking to put God's love into action, Habitat for Humanity brings people together to build homes, communities and hope." For more informat…Read More »
Jackson PFLAG promotes the health and well-being of gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender persons, their families and friends through:
- Support, to cope with an adverse society.
- Education, to enlighten an ill-informed public.
- Advocacy, to end discrimination and to secure equal civil rights.
PFLAG speaks for those of us who are concerned about society's …
Good Samaritan Mission has been quietly serving the physical, emotional and Spiritual needs of the hungry, hurting, homeless people in Teton County for over 40 years. The mission is a true part of the Jackson Hole Community. Good Samaritan Mission began in 1970 from an urging of the Holy Spirit to serve those less fortunate.
Good Samaritan Mission is completely overseen by a l…Read More »
Alcoholics Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from alcoholism. The only requirement for membership is a desire to stop drinking. There are no dues or fees for AA membership; we are self-supporting through our own contributions. AA is not allied…Read More »