2019 Board Members
Pat Shultz, President
Rob Pursley, Vice President
Teri Dwyer, Treasurer
LaVerne Yousey, Secretary
Rev. Dr. Michael Petrochuk
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. USDA Poster
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, 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.
In 2018, we received donations of food, toiletry & basic necessities from the community valued at over $99,000.
Our Year in Review
In 2018, BACM provided the following services: