recent programs

Clothing distribution on the street, Annual Thanksgiving Day Outreach feeding approximately 6,000 people in the last 7years, Annual Coat Drive.

volunteering

Many people volunteer with us each year and make the difference in the lives of thousands. Find out how to become our partner.

mission & vision

Find the need, Fill the need in the different

South  Bronx communities including

Hunts Point and West Farms

"Working with the homeless population for several years in different ministries, while seeing the needs of a generationally hurting community, I wanted to do more by pulling in more resources and aid to thriving yet hurting communities."

                                            ~Pastor Reggie

Our History

​​2015 - The Prodigal Center was founded as a charitable 501 (c)(3) non-profit organization playing a vital role in helping to meet social needs.


"Find the Need, Fill the Need!"


Raising awareness, offering volunteer opportunities and finding funding so we can make a positive impact in the South Bronx in New York City.


2017 - On-going compassionate care community outreaches


 

PASTOR REGGIE & IBELSA STUTZMAN

Our founders

"find the need, fill the need"

  • FOOD DISTRIBUTION @ our pop-up pantry

  • CLOTHING DISTRIBUTION @ our pop-up pantry

  • LOCAL SCHOOL PARTNERSHIPS

  • COMPASSIONATE CARE COMMUNITY OUTREACH



Volunteers from Real Life Church and Bronxville Community Church working in the soon to open,

"pop-up" pantry in Hunts Point

Pastor Reggie Stutzman, President, CEO​​

Ibelsa Stutzman, Vice President, Executive Director of Outreach 

Annual Toy distribution, Annual Thanksgiving Day Outreach feeding approx. 900+ people each year (6,000 people in the last 7 years) and on-the-street coat/clothing distribution, and hundreds of FREE Backpacks w/school supplies and 2017 Coat Drive....Just a few things we've been up to...

our partners

Many more outreaches and volunteer opportunities coming soon...

the prodigal center pantry and clothing center:

Mobile pantry in west farms, bronx

​​​The Prodigal Center is now open for free food pantry and free clothing to those in need!

We're located at 709 Tiffany St., (corner of Tiffany St. and Spoffard Ave.) and we're open every Tuesday and Thursday from 11am-3pm. If you know of anyone or family in need of free food and/or free clothing, please send them to us! We'll be able to help!  If you'd like to volunteer, give a financial gift, or donate goods, email: Ibelsa@theProdigalcenter.org or click 

MAKE A DONATION to give on-line.

thanksgiving 2016 - 900 meals served in Hunts Point & 250 turkeys and grocery bags given away in west farms, bronx!

WHAT WE DO...

Contact us

Real Life Church, Bronx, NY

Pursuit City Church, TX

The Bowery Mission

New York Cares

The Pajama Program

Bombas Socks

​Roadway Moving Co.

​World Vision​​

​Makers Point