Love in the Name of Christ is a faith-based initiative in Monmouth County, NJ with a mission to mobilize the Church to transform lives and communities In the Name of Christ.
Love INC screens and validates the needs called into the Clearinghouse. This helps to end duplication of services and helps the churches work together in meeting crisis needs in Monmouth County. With the cost of living so high in our county, working together to meet a need that has been validated can allow the churches to be good stewards of their finances as well as Good Samaritans. The Love INC Clearinghouse also acts as a referral source to put people in touch with agencies that may also meet their needs. Furnished With Love - used furniture store for working poor and needy. Free furniture pick-up. Program located in Long Branch, 732-222-1923.
Receives and donates used vehicles to the working poor. To donate a car or apply for a car, call 732-542-7012 ext.206
Budget Counseling, free course including one-on-one counseling; Life Skills training focused on stress & anger management, conflict resolution and setting boundaries for adults and teens. Computer training classes that teach word processing, Internet access and other programs used in business & healthcare.
Annual Christmas gift-giving program. Recipients are chosed through the Love INC Clearinghouse and various social service agencies and information is given to local churches.
Cuts for Christ
Haircuts for the needy in two locations: 1) New Beginnings Church, 133 Throckmorton, Freehold 2)New Monmouth Baptist Church, 4 Cherry Tree Farm Rd, New Monmouth Call 732-542-7012 for schedule.
Furnished with Love
Used furniture store that caters to the working poor and needy. We currently accept donations of gently used essential home furnishings as well as many household items, electronics, and appliances.
Heavenly Haul Out
Trash carting service for household items and furniture not suitable for donation. This service is particularly convenient for those in need of a "one stop" solution as well as for families handling the affairs of loved ones from afar. Our service is priced significantly lower than commercial carting services.