Justice

Jacob’s Well is committed to meeting the needs of justice in our community, our city, and around the world. Our local outreach is focused on the Argentine community in Kansas City and our global outreach is focused upon the construction and development of Asilong Christian High School in Pokot, Kenya.

LOCAL

Partner with our friends in the Kansas City, Kansas community of Argentine.
We host food distribution events each month that provide food to hundreds of households through a partnership with Harvesters. For more information contact Emily Rietema.

GLOBAL

Jacob’s Well has partnered with the Asilong community in West Pokot, Africa.
It started with a project to build ten water wells to a drought stricken region.
We are now working to continue to develop Asilong Christian High School
for girls.

Asilong

 

LOOKING TO GET INVOLVED?

JOIN US in our partnership with the argentine COMMUNITY LOCATED IN kansas city, kansAS. THE FOLLOWING opportunities ARE CURRENTLY available:

 

 

 

 

Our Harvester’s food distribution events happens on the second Wednesday of the month from 1PM-4:30PM, and we are always looking for volunteers to participate. These events are very important for many food vulnerable people in Argentine.

This is a drive-up service where pre-portioned food is placed in clients’ vehicles after it has been sorted into individual portions for each family.

CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP FOR THE NEXT FOOD DISTRIBUTION

 

 

 

 

To give back to our community this advent season, Jacob’s Well will be collecting gifts for the Argentine Christmas Store as well as collecting monetary donations for local refugees and families in need.

 

 

 

 

CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION REGARDING THE ADVENT GIVING TREE

 

 

 

 

For questions regarding local justice initiatives, contact Emily Rietema.

Summer Internship 2013

Jacob’s Well is now accepting applications for the 2013 summer internship program! We are searching for a few college-aged individuals…