First United Church is located on the downtown Eastside of Vancouver.
“Committed at its heart to the struggle for social justice, First United is a place of welcome for people experiencing homelessness and poverty in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside.
Offering programs of advocacy, housing, healing and hospitality, this community space supports and celebrates the inherent strengths of all people, of all walks of life.”
Knox supports the wide range of programs and services at First United; support groups, personal care activities, providing clothing and toiletries, meals and overnight beds in the First United shelter. Knox is always looking for drivers to make drop offs at First United, as well as financial contributions for this very worthwhile and much-appreciated ministry.