Archive for "Good Cause"

posted on July 26th, 2017 | in Good Cause

Jobs for Life : A Ministry of The Christian Outreach Center

Jobs for Life is an 8 week class that meets twice a week for anyone in the homeless community or anyone living in transitional housing. This includes returning citizens, those...

posted on July 10th, 2017 | in Good Cause

July Furniture Drive to Benefit Flood Victims

The Purple Cow is hosting a July Furniture Drive to benefit flood victims and the local homeless community through the Christian Outreach Center. As we near the anniversary of the...

posted on May 31st, 2017 | in Good Cause, Good Deal, Good Quality

5 Benefits of Thrifting at The Purple Cow

Quality is in everything we do, from what we sell, to our shopping experience, to our customer service. We sell only the highest quality, hand-curated, gently used items but at...

posted on December 20th, 2016 | in Good Cause

The Purple Cow: 2 Ways to Help the Homeless

  Many people don’t realize that The Purple Cow is a facet of The Christian Outreach Center. It is one of the ministries that the Lord has blessed us with...

posted on December 13th, 2016 | in Good Cause

Our COTES Program Thanks You

Our COTES Program Thanks You Here at The Christian Outreach Center, we are so thankful for you and your support. Whether that support comes through praying, volunteering or giving financially, we...

posted on December 6th, 2016 | in Good Cause

“Building the Best” Award Received by COC Employee

  On November 30, 2016, Christian Outreach Center employee, Harold Grier, was awarded the Capital Area Reentry Coalition (CAPARC) “Building the Best” award.   Harold’s Story   Harold was given...

posted on November 22nd, 2016 | in Good Cause

Donate To Support Our Life-Changing Programs

  Our mission at the Christian Outreach Center (COC) is to be a place of support and refuge for the Downtown Baton Rouge homeless community.   The heartbeat of our...

posted on November 15th, 2016 | in Good Cause

Help the Homeless in YOUR Community This Season

Looking for a way to give this holiday season? There are so many opportunities to bless others during this time of year.   As you’re searching for and deciding on...

posted on November 9th, 2016 | in Good Cause

Happy 25th Anniversary, Christian Outreach Center

Last Thursday evening, we celebrated the 25th Anniversary of The Christian Outreach Center in a very exciting and unique way. It also happened to be the night of the COC’s...

posted on June 21st, 2016 | in Good Cause

When I First Met You

We love success stories at The Christian Outreach Center, but every success story has a rough beginning. When we first meet our clients, they are at or near square one....

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