GtS 2013 Update

23. April 2013 GtS 0
Guidance to Success Youth Club has been growing and a home for the organization has been needed for some time. We are rejoicing with GtS because help has arrived from those who see the important vision this group is living! Organizationally, MOT has been at the forefront of the effort for GtS to set their ...

Community Garden – Year 2

23. April 2013 Jacob's Well 0
  With summer just around the corner, 20 volunteers spent an entire Saturday preparing the garden. The site was cleaned of weeds and debris, mulch was laid, and the fence repaired. 6 new beds were built and 2 new raised flowerbeds are on the way. This takes the garden to a total of 30 beds! ...

2013 – Start of Year Update

23. April 2013 Jacob's Well 0
Jacob’s Well has been off to a busy start this year with the city finally moving forward on the historic designation for the house. Due to zoning laws in Lincoln, Nebraska gaining the historic designation for the house is the only way to enable Jacob’s Well to renovate the detached garage to better service the ...

Nicaragua: 2013

23. April 2013 Venture 0
In January MOT was able to give financial support to the Columbus Nebraska Medical Mission Team as they headed off to Cabezas, Nicaragua. Cabezas is on the eastern coast and its population is in much need of supplies and attention. The team took everything they needed with them to perform the required surgeries, and with ...

Helping a Neighbor

12. June 2012 Venture 0
  Meet Jacques. He is an immigrated naturalized citizen from the Congo, who came to America about 10 years ago. He has been almost completely blind since birth. We met Jacques 2 years ago when he started to come to the Jacob’s Well food distributions (which is also where we learned of his love for ...

Jacob’s Well Presents to Rotary

02. May 2012 Jacob's Well 0
Mark Thornton and Scott Lloyd visited the Lincoln East Rotary Club on April 25, 2012 to talk about the work Jacob’s Well is doing in downtown Lincoln. Great write up in their newsletter, the Rotary Spoke, that you can read below:

Community Garden

28. March 2012 Jacob's Well 0
  One of Jacob’s Well’s new programs is expansion of an existing partnership with First Presbyterian Church. A 24-bed community garden has been built on ground owned by the Church and will be used by individuals within walking distance in the neighborhood. The extra food will help to extend budgets while being a great way ...

2012 – Start of Year Update

28. March 2012 Jacob's Well 0
2011 was a big year for Jacob’s Well doubling their support in terms of money, individuals giving and volunteers. One of the big numbers that speaks volumes is at food distributions over 300,000 lbs of food was given out! With 100+ volunteers helping to put that in the hands of our neighbors!! Amazing! All programs ...

Kids at the Well – New Facility Needed

28. March 2012 Jacob's Well 0
Kid’s at the Well is getting bigger and has out grown their current space with 30+ kids. A funding drive to renovate the detached garage on the property is underway. Check out the video and if you can donate here: Kid’s At The Well from Jacob’s Well on Vimeo.

Food Distribution

28. March 2012 Jacob's Well 0
  Jacob’s Well and First Presbyterian Church partnered together to empower a food distribution in the downtown Lincoln community. On the 1st and 3rd Saturday of every month approximately 300 families come to be served by about 50 volunteers. Click here to watch a short video and learn more