News and Events

July 24, 2015

After launching an urgent plea for support in preparation for a total kitchen renovation, Allied Churches of Alamance County has surpassed a $45,000 goal in just one month’s time. The...

June 12, 2015

Allied Churches of Alamance County (ACAC) will soon begin a kitchen renovation. This is good news for ACAC and good news for hundreds of shelter guests and community members that eat here every...

May 22, 2015

Beginning in January of 2015, United Way of Alamance County, Allied Churches of Alamance County(ACAC) and DeBoer & Gabriel Properties entered into a partnership to address the issue of...

April 28, 2015

On a blue lanyard that Jan Bowman uses to unlock doors throughout Allied Churches of Alamance County, one small silver key sticks out.

“Take keys for example,” she said. “That means...

April 24, 2015

BURLINGTON, N.C. -- Relief isn’t always the most common feeling during a trip to the dentist, but a few dozen people who visited Fuller Dental Practice on Saturday felt that emotion.

They...

Current Needs

  • Most people that leave the ACAC Shelter for permanent housing have given up everything they have and are starting over. Basic household items are needed to assist those moving out with getting their new homes started. An ideal move-out kit (often packaged in either a large plastic storage bin, laundry basket, or kitchen trash can) includes:

  • Travel sizes ideal

  • Plastic, pre-filled.

  • 12 ounce size.

  • Bandages, rubbing alcohol, and peroxide

  • Any brand.

Hours

Shelter

  • New intakes: 3pm-6pm
  • Curfew: 8pm

Pantry

  • Food Distribution: M-F / 3:30pm-6pm
  • Fisher Street Pantry Food Collection: M,W,F / 12 Noon-3pm
  • Holly Hill Mall Food Collection: M-F / 12 Noon - 4pm

Kitchen

  • Perishable Food Collection: M-F / 8am-11am

Meal Service (M-F)

  • Lunch: 11:30am - 1pm
  • Dinner: 6:30pm - 7:30pm

Allied Resource Day Center (ARDC)

  • M-F: Opens at 8:30 am
  • W: Closes at 3:00 pm
  • M, T, Th, F: Closes at 4:30 pm

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Brandon and Trista were living and working in Columbus, Ohio when they found out that they were expecting a child. In order to get insurance coverage for their growing family, they moved to Tennessee, and finally North Carolina in search of employment that offered health insurance coverage.

Allied Churches helped connect Brandon with Volunteers of America, an organization that supports...

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Mr. Chavis has been driving taxi cabs for over 40 years.  He has seen many things change in those years.  And there were good things that kept him in Burlington, North Carolina all this time.  Mr. Chavis does not have a family so driving taxis used to give him enough income to provide for his needs and a little more. 

Burlington has always been a small community,...

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Cynthia Parker and her two children share a 3-bedroom house in Burlington. It isn’t fancy, but it’s clean and safe. It’s a place they can call home.

It’s been a long time since the Parkers felt the comfort and relief that this permanent roof over their heads now provides. Gone are the helpless and hopeless feelings that go along with being homeless. They no longer lie awake at night...

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  • Brandon and Trista were living and working in Columbus, Ohio when they found out that they were expecting a child. In order to get insurance coverage for their growing family, they moved to Tennessee, and finally North Carolina in search of employment that offered health insurance coverage.

    Allied Churches helped connect Brandon with Volunteers of America, an organization that supports...

    more
  • Mr. Chavis has been driving taxi cabs for over 40 years.  He has seen many things change in those years.

    more
  • “Allied Churches of Alamance County builds the road map,” Cynthia says. “All you have to do is connect the dots. When you connect the dots, you get a picture -- a picture of a home.”