Did You Know 2015?

Did you know that Arms Around BA started helping to meet the needs of the community on August 17, 2005?

Did you know Arms Around BA is funded by Baptist Churches & several individuals from various places and churches?

Did you know there were 160 Professions of Faith at Arms Around BA in 2015?

Did you know our Volunteer Doctors provided a minimum of $76,459 in medical services including medications to 330 patients in 2015?

Did you know we provided Food and Personal Care items with a value of $306,089 to 1,789 families containing 5,801 family members in 2015?

Did you know we provided Thanksgiving & Christmas baskets to 180 families with 618 family members with all the ingredients to feed a family of 6 with a value of $9,900 in 2015?

Did you know we provided Infant Care items with a value of $4,660 to 427 infants in 2015?

Did you know that we deliver food to TreeTops Apartments containing more than 200 senior low income residents each week, out of our abundance, from food we receive from Reasor’s & Einstein Brother’s Bagels?

Did you know that the residents of TreeTops Apartments now expect that we will pray for them after food delivery each Wednesday? (Now that’s neat.)

Did you know that we deliver food to Indian Springs Apartments containing more than 1,200 low income persons twice each week, out of our abundance, from food we receive from Reasor’s & Einstein Brothers Bagels?

Did you know that we helped 42 families containing 92 family members with gasoline at a cost of $1,161 in 2015?

Did you know we helped 1,206 families with 4,171 family members with 18,224 pieces of clothing and 1,464 coats valued at more than $170,512 at a total cost of only $1,752 in 2015?

Did you know we helped 416 families with 1,427 family members with $22,345 for Utilities in 2015?

Did you know we furnished two or more nights’ Homeless Lodging to 31 families with 62 family members in 2015?

Did you know that we helped 79 families with 226 family members with Rent Assistance in 2015?

Did you know that we helped 28 families get a Fresh Start in life in 2015?

Did you know that we provided a total of $618,668 of services to the community at a cost of only $175,409? Our expense was multiplied by 353% in services provided in 2015?

Did you know we had donated goods with a value of more than $443,259 in 2015?

Did you know that we served 2,509  families in 2015?

Did you know this represented 7,917 family members-this is a lot of lives that we touched in 2015?

Did you know we help people with their physical needs no matter which church they attend or whether they attend church?

Did you know that we have to turn away requests for utility help and homeless lodging each month due to a lack of funds?

Did you know that a monthly average of more than 100 Arms Around BA Volunteers work more than 1200 hours each month?

Did you know you can help financially, no matter which church you attend, by direct contributions to Arms Around BA?

Did you know that we started opening on Monday nights on October 13, 2014?

Donate to Arms Around BA:

Your contributions are tax deductible. We are a 501(c)3 tax exempt organization.

Current Needs 05-10-2017

  • 2# bag flour 
  • 1# box sugar
  • Laundry soap
  • Cooking oil (small bottle)
  • Men and women's deodorant
  • Ramon noodles
  • Shampoo
  • Toothpaste
  • Toothbrushes

Supporting Churches:


Map:

Address:

700 West Ft Worth St.
 (corner Ft Worth & Elm Pl)
 Broken Arrow, OK 74012
 (918) 258-7714 - Phone
 (918) 806-2497 - Fax
bryan@armsaroundba.org

 

Hours:

Monday, Wednesday, and Friday

10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Monday Nights

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Free Medical Clinic

Tuesdays at 6:00 PM

NOTE:  Arms Around BA follows the inclement weather policy of Broken Arrow Public Schools.  Arms Around BA is closed when the schools are closed.