Afternoon Christmas Eve Neighborhood Walk

Bring your family and friends at noon on Christmas Eve and help with the annual "Christmas Eve Neighborhood Walk".

Getting Food Where it is Needed

Heart of the City Mission Foundation not only runs an onsite food pantry, but they also load up vans and SUVs and take the food to where the people are that need this help.

Going Back To Babylon

It will be a summer to remember in the Heart of the City for students, volunteers, parents, and all who attended!

Thank You For Attending Heartful 2019

Thank you to all in attendance at Heartful 2019. It was another huge success in raising much needed funds for Heart of the City Mission Foundation!

Heartful 2019; RSVP by Feb. 28

Please RSVP today for Heartful 2019. This annual event will take place at 6pm on March 14, 2019. RSVP online by Feb 28th.

Christmas Eve 2018 Neighborhood Walk


Noon – 1PM: Registration and Team Assignment
1:00 PM: Community Call to Worship
1:30 – 4 PM: Teams Walk the Neighborhood and Distribute Items

Breaking the Cycle of Generational Poverty

As we discussed at the event, the targeted programs you are helping to support will allow us to devote ourselves to long term relationships and continue our goal of “Making a Difference One Life At A Time!”

Inner City Youth & Mad Ants

Special thanks to Shambaugh and Sons, Paul Meyers, and Luke Meyers for donating the 16 box seat tickets, VIP parking passes, and snacks as an auction item for the HEARTFELT 2018 fundraising event.


The award was inscribed, “In honor of Tim and Karen Stauffer for their ongoing commitment to “Making A Difference One Life At A Time” and for being the “hearts” of Heart of the City."

Alicia Pyle to Perform at HEARTFUL 2018

Alicia Pyle is scheduled to perform on March 8, 2018 at HEARTFUL 2018. She is a professional musician located in Northeast Indiana who has a passion for composing, performing, educating, and fundraising. Alicia has been in music for nearly two decades, uniquely crossing the lines between genres including classical, jazz, pop/rock, and world music.

HEARTFUL 2018 Sponsors Needed

The HOTC board members and planning committee have been busy,  and are excited to announce our upcoming event on March 8, 2018. “HEARTFUL 2018” will be a special evening at Sweetwater Sound that will include cocktails, dinner, live auction, and an opportunity for attendees to leave with their hearts full, knowing they’ve helped contribute to HOTC’s ultimate goal of breaking the cycle of generational poverty.

Summit City Bicycles Donates to Heartful 2018

Thank you to Summit City Bicycle for donating a live auction item to Heartful 2018! Their donation is much appreciated and their ongoing support of the Heart of the City bicycle program helps create a dynamic shift in the lives of people in poverty.