Find help with life’s essential needs.
Common Goods is a ministry of First Christian Church that meets tangible needs of clothing, food, and household items in Stark County. We believe Christ lives in, with, and through us, and so we reach out in Jesus’ unconditional love to help people facing challenging times.
How to get help with clothing:
How to get help with food:
Common Goods Hours
Closed: Dec. 24-Jan. 3
Re-Open: Jan. 7, 11am
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday: 11am-2pm
2nd/3rd Wednesday: 5pm-7pm
4th Saturday: 9am-noon
3rd Friday: 9am-11am
Can I get financial assistance?
Everyone seeking assistance must first fill out a financial assistance application. This application is available at the front receptionist desk. Fill it out completely and leave it, along with any supporting paperwork—such as a bill, disconnect notice, or eviction notice—with the receptionist.
Is there other stuff for my family at the church?
Why does the church have the Common Goods store?
Can I help in some way?
Making a Contribution
Donations we can use
Donations we cannot use
Want to volunteer in in this ministry?
6900 Market Ave. N, Canton, OH 44721
For clothing donations, please seal in a plastic bag, and leave in the beige drop-off shed behind our building. For food donations, please leave in the cart by the entrance during office hours.