Mission Statement

The Nehemiah Mission of Cleveland rebuilds  lives and homes of physically and fiscally challenged  in order to sow seeds of hope. SEND ME TO CITY…SO THAT I MAY REBUILD IT – NEHEMIAH 2:5

Ganta Initiative – Outreach to Liberia, West Africa

      Through an unique partnership with the Ganta United Methodist Mission Station of Ganta, Liberia, your visit to The Nehemiah Mission of Cleveland now places you in ministry to the people of Ganta, Liberia. Beginning with the summer of 2014, programming at Nehemiah provides an evening of education about Liberia and specifically the needs of the […]


The Nehemiah Mission relies heavily on the generosity of donors in order to fund our program.  To make a financial contribution, please click on the PayPal Donation icon below. ( If you are a member of a United Methodist Church, you may want to contribute through your local church to Advance Special Fund #9136.) On behalf […]

United Methodist Church


The Nehemiah Mission of Cleveland is a program of the North Coast District of the United Methodist Church.

The Nehemiah Mission of Cleveland believes that service is a spiritual gift by God’s direction.  We believe that we are blessed by our ability to serve and empower others to serve.  We strive to be the hands of God.  In every job, it is the same spirit that enriches us and leads each brush stroke, each meal served, each porch rebuilt, and each life changed.


To learn more about the North Coast District, please visit http://northcoastdistrictumc.org/

To learn more about the East Ohio Conference, please visit http://www.eocumc.com/

To learn more about the United Methodist Church, please visit http://www.umc.org/

Seeds of Hope

  • Luke 3:11 Ministry

    In the book of Luke chapter 3, John the Baptist announces the coming of Jesus… the people ask  :” What then should we do?” In verse 11, John replies; ” Whoever has two coats must share with anyone who has none; and whoever has food must do likewise”.  Inspired by this scripture, Nehemiah Mission created […]

  • Worship & Community

     “Bread on Bridge Tuesdays”  Bread on Bridge Tuesdays is a regular Tuesday evening gathering from 5:30pm – 7:00pm during which all are invited to drop in to share in conversation, scripture, prayer and song in  a cafe’ setting  featuring fresh baked bread, soup, coffee and desserts. In the summer months we meet outside and have BBQ! Come alone, […]

  • Twice Blessed Free Store

    The Twice Blessed Free Store is an urban outreach ministry of the Rocky River United Methodist Church. The store is located within The Nehemiah Mission.  Current operating hours are 10-1pm Saturdays. Donations of clothing and small household items may be dropped off at The Nehemiah Mission Monday – Friday between 9:30 and 3pm. Click here for […]

  • Scouting

    The Nehemiah Mission of Cleveland is proud be a supporter of Boy Scout Trop 515,Venture Crew,   and Girl Scout Troop 70036.  If you would like to become involved with any of these scouting opportunities, please contact the troop leaders. Our scouting programs can be expanded and improved through the support of donors. Please consider […]

  • Emergency Pantry

    The Matilde Davila Emergency Pantry is an emergency pantry for individuals in the surrounding neighborhood who find themselves in immediate need of food and personal hygiene assistance. As there are larger pantries in the area doing great work with food distribution, we are focusing on personal hygiene items. If you would like to assist our pantry […]