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  • Phone: (425) 702-0303
  • Email: 
  • Meeting Address:
    9900 Willows RD NE Redmond, WA 98052

Service Times

  • Sunday: 10am

Live Stream

  • Sunday: 10am & 6pm

Aid & Assistance

  

"A cup of water in Jesus' name"

Mark 9:41

 

As donations allow, Overlake Christian Church offers financial assistance to members and attendees of OCC and other residents of Bothell, Redmond, Kirkland and Woodinville to help cover rent, mortgage, or utilities.

Applications for OCC Aid & Assistance are located in the information racks throughout the church and near the Reception Office at the east (back) entrance of the church building. There are no electronic applications.

Note as of March 25, 2020: Typically applications are only available at the church office and interviews are conducted in-person at the church, but due to recent COVID-19 mandates and the closure of our church offices, the application will be available online during this season. 

1. Download the application HERE.

2. Complete the application IN FULL and email to . Incomplete applications may not be processed. In your email, please include any related bills, statements, or rental agreements. Also, attach a picture of your photo ID.

3. You will be contacted by an interviewer to set-up an appointment for a phone interview.

4. On the Thursday following your interview you may email to find out if we were able to provide you with any assistance. Financial assistance checks are mailed directly to the landlord or utility company on Thursdays. 

 

 

 

HOW TO APPLY:

1. Complete the application.

2. Return the application to the church. The deadline is Wednesday at noon. You must provide a telephone number where you can reached. If we cannot contact you, we cannot process your application.

3. You will be called with an interview time. You must bring all necessary documents: lease, utility statements, photo ID to the interview.  Please be on time for any appointments. 

4. On Thursday (after your interview), you may call 425.702.0303 to find out if you have received any assistance.

 

WHAT WE CAN HELP WITH:

  • rent or mortgage (including move-in costs)
  • utilities
  • some car repairs for those living in the vehicles

 

WHAT WE CAN'T HELP WITH:

  • hotel/motel vouchers
  • greyhound bus tickets, plane tickets, train tickets
  • medications
  • clothes
  • furniture

If you're in need of immediate shelter or food, we can provide you with referrals. Email or you can call "211" for additional resources in the area. You can also access many agencies in the Puget Sound region via the 211 website.

This ministry is funded through the generosity of people who support Overlake along with some corporate and non-profit matching donations.

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