North End Community Ministry (NECM) is a non-profit, community outreach ministry meeting the needs of people to improve their quality of life through 8 programs and/or services. NECM seeks to meet the needs of people physically, spiritually and socially. The largest program is 2 Client Choice Food Pantries that serves over 700 families per month and screening for over 800 families over the holidays to link them with a holiday basket and Toys for Tots. Classes on Parenting, Cooking and Budgeting are offered throughout the year, as well as a hot nutritional meal served each week to over 100 people. In August, over 500 children are outfitted with a brand new outfit and school supplies to start school out on the right foot with good self-esteem and an excitement to learn. A program linking volunteers with elderly to assist with domestic chores, transportation or a friendly visitor is provided as well.