Compassionate Urban & World Outreach

Soup’s On Food Ministry

Soup’s On is a food ministry of Roberts Park UMC. Soup’s On began over twenty years ago and since that time it has served nearly 150,000 warm meals with warmhearted hospitality to downtown neighbors in need. Read more about this ministry and volunteer opportunities ……..

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Neighborhood Assistance

Through our Neighborhood Assistance program, we lend a helping hand to hundreds of our neighbors each year. We help obtaining birth certificates, medicine co-pays and bus passes for the newly employed. Read more about this ministry ……

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Homeless Jesus

The “Homeless Jesus” sculpture invites reflection and action to address community needs in Indianapolis. Roberts Park, in association with other Indianapolis service agencies, has installed an extraordinary piece of public art to promote awareness and support for the homeless population of central Indiana on its property in the downtown area.
Read more about this important ministry …..

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Mission Guatemala

Mission Guatemala is a United Methodist organization dedicated to helping meet the basic needs and improve the quality of life of under-served and impoverished Guatemalan peoples through health, education and nutrition initiatives. Read more about Roberts Park participation in Mission Guatemala.

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Building Use

With our central location in the heart of the city, available off-street parking, and large historic building, we are an appealing venue for events of various types.
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