Community Impact for Christ


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What is CIFC?

CIFC is one of OFBC's local outreach efforts. Community Impact for Christ is a faith-based, multifaceted outreach designed to meet the needs of our community.

Community Impact for Christ seeks to serve the needs of the uninsured and underserved in Berkeley, Charleston, and Dorchester counties of South Carolina while demonstrating the love and compassion of Christ. These needs may include physical health, physical needs (clothing, food), emotional health, and spiritual guidance.

Community Impact for Christ utilizes the campus of Old Fort Baptist Church in Summerville. The outreach is open the 1st and 3rd Thursday evening of each month. The doors open at 5:00 pm. This outreach uses a lottery system where clients are issued a number upon entering the building and numbers are drawn at random for service. No line is permitted.


Registration begins at 5 pm on the 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month. Please bring the following:
  • Photo Identification
    (e.g. driver's license or work badge)
  • Verification of Residence 
    (e.g. water/electric bill in your name)
  • Proof of Income 
    (e.g. Check stub)

Additional eligibility requirements may apply. For more info call:

(843) 697-9504


  • Medical/Dental*
  • Vision Screening*
  • Prayer
  • Food
  • Clothing
  • Hair cuts
  • Kids Impact
  • Money Management
  • Job Search Guidance

*Medical, Dental, and Vision clients served by a lottery system. Some services limited by the availability of professional personnel. Clients are encouraged to call Thursday afternoons for that day's availability.

(843) 697-9504


Please bag all clothes and shoes and place them inside the designated container near the rear Southeast corner of the church. Please do not leave donations inside or outside the church, these items will be thrown away.

Please drop off non-perishable food items inside the designated food pantry closet, located inside the main Worship Center -just inside the Southwest entrance.


There are many ways to serve the community of Summerville through CIFC. We need help in a variety of areas such as: data entry, greeting and check-in, parking attendants, grocery, clothing closet, prayer, and more! If you are interested in participating in the work we do at CIFC either as a service provider or volunteering in any of our service areas, please contact us:

(843) 697-9504

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CIFC offers ways to serve our community through providing prayer, meals, groceries, clothing, haircuts, medical, dental & vision services.