At Our Daily Bread (ODB) we take pride in our ability to re-purpose donated food into hundreds of meals a day. In January 2018, ODB processed approximately 15,000 lbs. of food donated from the local food industry, school groups, church groups and individual volunteers. If you were one of the giving souls who delivered food […]
Roberta felt as if she was at the end of her rope. She and her teenage son and daughter lived in poor conditions, in an apartment with a leaking roof and host of other problems. Roberta spent months requesting repairs from her landlord, all of which were ignored. As things worsened, she filed a complaint with the City of Cincinnati…
How do you “give back” when your day job is curing cancer? For renowned pediatric and young adult oncologist, Dr. John Perentesis the answer is Our Daily Bread.
Too often kids -especially kids who live in neighborhoods that lack safe spaces to play – spend their precious summer days cooped up inside with their noses glued to a screen. This can make summertime feel endless. For the kids of Kids Club, summertime 2017 is going by in a flash of adventure! Thanks to […]
On January 9, 2017 the unthinkable happened when Our Daily Bread became the site of a deadly shooting as the result of domestic violence. For 32 years, Our Daily Bread had been a place of peace and safety for the people who needed us. On January 9, that serenity was shattered. An event so horrific […]
When you think about the Cincinnati Reds, the images that come to mind likely include visions of parade floats dancing through the streets of Over the Rhine on Opening Day; hardcore fans dressed from head to toe in red, black, and white; popcorn, peanuts and Cracker Jacks; cheering from the stands; and standing shoulder to […]
Today is National Random Acts of Kindness Day! At Our Daily Bread, kindness is more than random. It is embedded in everything we do. From the time our guests enter the building each morning they are welcomed with kindness. Whether it is cold or hot outside; raining or snowing; or whether they slept outside, in […]
TODAY IS MAKE A FRIEND DAY! As a supporter of Our Daily Bread, we invite you to select a friend or even a few friends and invite them to become a friend to Our Daily Bread. Our Daily Bread’s successes as a humanitarian non-profit working to provide poverty and hunger relief in the community […]
The site of a deadly shooting on January 9, 2017, Our Daily Bread Soup Kitchen & Social Center reopened January 16th, on Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, as a visible reminder that VIOLENCE DOES NOT STOP LOVE! In order to restore stability, we instituted visible security measures designed to prevent future violence and ensure […]
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