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Cheney Outreach Center

616 3rd Street
Cheney, WA 99004

(509) 235-8900


Client assistance, office work



Focus Area: 

Capacity Building

Populations served: 

Time Commitment:



Hours of Operation

Mondays 4:00pm - 7:00pm

Wednesdays 8:30am - 2:30pm

Mission Statement

"We, as people of God, believing we are called in Christian service to be God’s hands and heart to all people, have come together to provide an Information and Assistance Center in Cheney. “You shall love your neighbor as yourself.” Matthew 22:39b

Cheney Outreach is a coalition of the following Cheney churches: Cheney Congregational, Church of the Nazarene, St. Paul’s Episcopal, Fellowship Baptist, Emmanuel Lutheran, St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church, Cheney United Methodist, Amazing Grace, Cheney Community Church, and Cheney Faith Center. Cheney Outreach is also supported by a Spokane County Community Development Block Grant, the Catholic Foundation of Spokane, the Salvation Army, Washington State Employees Combined Fund Drive, and other corporate, service club, and private donations.

Services Offered

  • Free information and referral

  • Services for low-income people and families

  • Direct Emergency Assistance includes energy assistance, rent assistance, food, household and toiletry items, medical prescriptions, transportation (bus passes and tokens), and children’s programs (Christmas, school supplies, park and recreation scholarships)

Volunteering at Cheney Outreach Center


Our volunteers assist in many ways. We are looking for sharp-minded individuals who can commit to at least three (3) hours per month. Our greatest need is help on Wednesday mornings.

Volunteers are trained to meet with clients and follow all paperwork procedures. Documents must be collected from clients and copied. Volunteers with altruistic hearts and listening ears for clients are crucial.

Office work is needed as well: filing, copying, cleaning, running errands.

To apply, call Cheney Outreach Center at (509) 235-8900. We will set up a time for you to come observe what we do and fill out an application to volunteer.

Cover of 2020 RSVP Volunteer Catalog
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