About Us


Open Doors of Washington Township is an expression of the ministry of Jesus Christ in our community to assist individuals with their physical and spiritual needs.


To improve the quality of life for Washington Township residents through food and clothing assistance, referral to community services, and spiritual guidance.


  • Open Doors was established in 1990 – we celebrated our 30th anniversary in 2015.
  • We serve anyone who lives in Washington Township, or is referred to us by one of our member churches.
  • We have served over 13,000 families with over 670,000 pounds of food.
  • We are an All-Volunteer Run organization and a 501C-3 non-profit corporation.


  Integrity – In every aspect of our operation we will perform to the highest moral and ethical standards.
  Respect – We will treat our clients, and all with whom we have dealings in the community, with the utmost respect and caring.
  Honesty – We will operate the Open Doors pantry with honesty and openness.
  Fairness – We will treat our clients with the utmost fairness in our service to them.
  Stewardship – We will be good stewards of the resources afforded to Open Doors by our supporting churches and community.


                President:                           Bruce Watson

                Vice-President:                  Kurt Wanninger

                Secretary:                           Kathy Patterson

                Treasurer:                           Jerry Rosenberger

 Our Member Churches