Faith In Action - Dexter Food Pantry 2740 Baker Rd, Dexter, MI48130 Faith In Action (FIA) is a community funded, faith based assistance and resource center for those who need a helping…More hand. The organization serves the Chelsea and Dexter school districts. The organization provides food, free clothing, financial help with utilities and lodging, counseling, a free health clinic, and holiday and back-to-school support. The organization is supported by local donations. Faith In Action receives funding from Chelsea United Way, many individuals, and 17 church congregations in Chelsea and Dexter.
Connexions Church 7305 Dexter Ann Arbor Rd, Dexter, MI48130 Connexions Church has small groups meeting in Dexter and surrounding areas for Bible study, building authentic…More relationships, and serving the community. The church recently partnered with the local Faith In Action organization to collect non-perishable food items, new and slightly used clean winter coats, sweaters, hats, and gloves. Connexions Church also partners with Habitat for Humanity of Huron Valley one Saturday per month. The work can involve helping at the Habitat Restore/Warehouse or working on various Habitat for Humanity house projects. The church has also teamed up with Life Church, of Granville, Michigan in an effort to end hunger and poverty, one village at a time. Through World Vision, Connexions Church is buying 28 farm animals for local villages and sponsoring 10 women with micro-business loans.