Vineyard Community Center offers a variety of services and programs, and we regularly add new ones!
- Vineyard Early Childhood Center serves working families with high quality daycare for children ages six weeks through pre-Kindergarten. VECC serves about 110 kids Monday through Friday.
- VCC After-School and Summer Programs offer academic support, cultural enrichment, recreation, and character development for Kindergarten through 5th graders.
- VCC Middle School and High School- Life readiness: offers academic support, college and job prep, along with some life skills.
- Sports and Exercise Programs include adult and youth sports and fitness programs, including ZUMBA, TRX, soccer, basketball, football and many others.
- Vineyard Free Health Clinics offer free medical, dental, optometry, and chiropractic care at two locations for those living at or below 200% of the federal poverty guidelines.
- The Vineyard Free Legal Clinic provides legal assistance for those who cannot afford a lawyer. (Low income individuals at or below 200% of the federal poverty guidelines.)
- Immigration Counseling Services provides immigration legal assistance to low-income families. Services include Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), Family Petitions, Green Card Applications, and Citizenship application.
Other programs include Daytime and evening GED prep classes, English as a Second Language (ESL), Ohio Benefit Bank counseling, citizenship classes, marriage and parenting programs, financial counseling, career development services, dance, art, and music classes, and much more.
Helping Hands is a ministry supported by men who desire to serve families in our community who need hep with minor repairs and upkeep
around their homes. These families are usually made up of single-parent homes, the elderly or those who cannot afford to pay for the
repairs on their own. Most jobs are completed on Saturday mornings between 9am-12pm. If you are in need of some help around your home,
please contact us for an assessment at 614.259.5326 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Typically provided services are:
- Cleaning gutters
- Painting a wall or two
- Storm window installation/removal
- Gate/fencing repair
- Screen window/door repair
- Furnace filter replacement
- Storm door replacement
- Minor toilet repair
For liability purposes, no roofing, plumbing or electrical services provided.
Red Cross Training
The Vineyard Community Center and the American Red Cross are working together to provide the surrounding community the opportunity
to take classes closer to home.
The Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED course incorporates the latest science and teaches students to recognize and care for a
variety of first aid emergencies such as burns, cuts, scrapes, sudden illnesses, head, neck, back injuries, heat and cold emergencies
and how to respond to breathing and cardiac emergencies to help victims of any age - adults (about 12 years and older) and pediatric
(infants and children up to 12 years of age). Students who successfully complete this course will receive a certificate for Adult
and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED valid for two years. This course consists of an online learning and a classroom skills session Online
learning must be completed prior to attending the classroom skills session.
Class fees vary, depending upon the class (please contact the Red Cross to find out costs for classes.) Classes are scheduled through
the American Red Cross, but are held at Vineyard Community Center. Adult/Pediatric FA/CPR/AED (Blended Learning) classes will be offered:
To register, call 1-800-REDCROSS, Option #3 or visit redcross.org/take-a-class.
Red Cross Blood Drives
Give the gift of life! Red Cross will be hosting blood drives in the Vineyard Columbus (church lobby)
**Call 1-800-REDCROSS to pre-schedule your appointment.**
Please bring photo ID, proof of address and ID for yourself, others and all children in the household (birth certificates, social security cards or any other forms of ID). If you live outside the zip code areas, we can serve you once. If you live in the zip code areas and/or
are a member/attender
of our church, you may access our pantries monthly. If you do not live in the zip code area, but you are in our church database
, please contact Rhodie at 614.259.5441 so she can talk with you. Northside Food Pantry**
4664 Cleveland AvenueServing zip codes areas: 43229, 43224, 432315th Avenue Food Pantry
181 East 5th AvenueServing zip codes areas: 43201
Hours: Saturdays, Starting at 8:30am for Free Breakfast
9:30-11:30 am for Food Order Pick-ups ** No appointments necessary. First come, first served.**
**Our Northside Food Pantry is also an Ohio Benefit Bank location. You can make an appt. to meet with a counselor on Saturday mornings between 8:00am-11:00am by calling 614.259.5441. (This includes tax filing assistance.)
The Ohio Benefit Bank
File your federal and state taxes for free through Ohio Benefit Bank. If your household has an annual income of less than $95,000 for married filing jointly, $65,000 for all other tax filers, OBB trained counselors can assist you with free electronic filing. Several tax credits such as Earned Income Tax Credit, Child Tax Credit and more are available to help maximize refund.
For OBB appointments and tax appointments at our Northside Food Pantry on Saturdays from 8am-11am, call Rhodie Shreve, 614.259.5441.
We want to assist people with their employment journey, therefore, we are offering the Career Acceeration class. For more information and registration, please go to: Financial Ministry Events
Support for LifeReal help for real life.
Support for Life provides resources to help peple in our congregation and community gain mental, emotional and spiritual health and healing. For additional Support for Life Groups, please visit: Support for Life Ministry Events
Saturday Morning AA Meeting
Saturdays, 9:30am - 10:30am
Location: Vineyard Community Center, CC201
Contact: Eric Ulasiewicz, Email to Eric
This is an open, co-ed 12-step meeting where all are welcome.Roots
Thursdays, 7:30pm - 9:30pm
Location: Vineyard Community Center, CC204
Contact: Email For Information
Substance (drug/alcohol) abuse recovery group for 18-30 year old men.Vineyard Columbus - Celebrate Recovery
What is a Recovery Group? For those experiencing the grip of addictive, compulsive and/or destructive behaviors ~ substance addiction, codependency, emotional ~
For more information: Celebrate Recovery
Our Vineyard Professional Counseling Center also has available Graduate Candidate Interns for your counseling needs. We have male and female
interns who have experience in seeing children, teens, adults and married couples at a cost of $20 per session. Call 614.259.5409 for moreinformation or to make an appointment.
NOTE: Vineyard Columbus members and attendees should contact Vineyard Counseling Center, 614.890.0000.