Outreach and Engagement Center:

Description: Help homeless friends access showers, enjoy Bible study, and share a community dinner on Thursdays.

Doctor and Showers
(help hand out towels and toiletries)
Thursday from 11:00am-5:00pm 
(ask for Loren or Susan)

Worship Service
(pray for and encourage each other)
Thursday from 5:30pm 
(ask for Loren or Susan)

Dinner Service
(serve hot meal in ministry dining room)
Thursday from 6:00pm
(ask for Loren or Susan)

If you’d like to help drive our homeless friends to or from the ministry campus on Thursdays please call Rick at (910) 794-9656 ext. 102.


Food Pantry :

Description: Give out boxes of food and supplies to our homeless and low-wealth neighbors.

Tuesday 10:00am -1:30pm
(ask for Russ)

Wednesday 9:00am- 2:30pm
(ask for Russ)

Saturday 10:00am- 1:30pm
(ask for Russ)

Street Outreach:

Description: Meet at ministry campus and then go downtown to share hot meals with those living on the streets.

Wednesday nights from 6:00pm-7:00pm
(ask for Loren or Susan)

Sunday nights from 6:00pm-7:00pm
(ask for Ron)

Supportive Housing:

Wilmington Dream Center

Description: Be a friend and mentor to women and families in crisis.

Call Naomi at (910) 794-9656 ext. 110  

More Volunteer Opportunities:


 We have volunteer opportunities for every size group!

Following are some ways in which you can help:

  • Get creative: throw a party to raise awareness about First Fruit Ministries’ work
  • Introduce First Fruit to your friends at a social or business event
  • Link to us on social media and share our newsletter
  • Post to our pages about how much fun you had volunteering with First Fruit on the streets or at the campus
  • Get your swim team or cousins or neighborhood (or really anybody) to do a food drive
  • Join one of our Advisory Board committees to help with our spring and/or fall golf fundraisers or our holiday banquet for the homeless

There are lots of volunteer opportunities for:

  • Worship teams
  • Christian drama clubs
  • Gardening groups
  • Landscapers
  • Maintenance/repair work teams
  • Realtors
  • Business groups
  • Social clubs and many others

Please call Rick to coordinate your volunteer service or missions opportunity, (910) 794-9656 ext. 102.

For Group Opportunities:
Call Mark at (910) 794-9656 ext. 116