BACM is a proud Network Partner of the Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank. Strategic partnerships with other organizations, allows us to provide low-income households in our area with much needed services.
2019 Board Members
Pat Shultz, President
Rob Pursley, Vice President
Teri Dwyer, Treasurer
LaVerne Yousey, Secretary
Rev. Dr. Michael Petrochuck
Our Year in Review
In 2018, BACM served 781 households that included 2,358 people. These services included:
Barberton Area Community Ministries began in 1997 as a combined community ministry to assist low-income individuals in the Barberton and Norton area. Since then, BACM has grown to serve nearly 14,000 people a year, providing food assistance and referrals to other programs and services. Our funding comes from local churches, individual donors, foundation & government grants, fundraising events, local businesses and community groups. Additionally in 2018, we received donations of food, toiletry & basic necessities from
the community valued at over $99,000.
939 Norton Avenue, Barberton, Ohio 44203 (330) 745-3693