Local Community Partners

FBC partners with community organizations to meet the needs of people in our city and help people find Jesus. We do this primarily through Love Topeka sites.



Harvesters provides food and related household products to nonprofit agencies including emergency food pantries, community kitchens, homeless shelters, children’s homes, and others.

Haley Matherly, contact at hmatherly@harvesters.org


Boys & Girls Club of Topeka

Boys & Girls Club provides an optimal Club Experience that assures success is within reach of every young person who enters our doors, with all members on track to graduate from high school with a plan for the future, demonstrating good character and citizenship, and living a healthy lifestyle.

Lexi Ray, contact at lexiray@bgctopeka.org


S.E.N.T. (Strengthening and Equipping Neighbors Together)

S.E.N.T.’s mission is to intentionally walk beside neighbors through loving relationships and strategic development to accomplish the holistic transformation of neighborhoods in Shawnee County.

Nikki Ramirez-Jennings, contact at nikki@senttopeka.com


Wanamaker Elementary

We partner with Wanamaker and Harvesters to provide meals for food-insecure students. Through the BackSnacks program of Harvesters, we are able to provide food for 85 students each week.

Kara Haney-Wiltz, contact at haneykar@usd437.com