MCCNY offers a spiritual home for New York City's LGBTQI Community open to all. We believe MCCNY is called to be the spiritual center of our city.
Our dream, and the dream of the Gospel, is that people from all walks of life will live together in right relationship and share their gifts, talents and resources. No city on earth and no community of faith, is better poised to live out that dream than MCCNY.
MCCNY provides social services through MCCNY Charities
, a comprehensive social service provider, working within and beyond the LGBTQI community. An independent 501(c)(3) organization, MCCNY Charities furthers the mission of MCCNY to bring the world to right and just relationship. MCCNY Charities operates MCCNY Homeless Youth
Services: Sylvia’s Place, a provider of emergency shelter and services to over 1,000 homeless LGBTQ youth per year, the Sylvia Rivera Food Pantry providing 550 bag lunches and 250 bags of groceries per week to those in need in the community, Rev. Pat’s Finishing School, A monthly free dinner and skills-building workshop for members of the transgender community and Queer Elder Spirit which offers training and job placement for members of the LGBTQI community to serve as home care and personal care attendants to LGBTQI elders.
MCCNY advocates for social justice both locally in the fight for equal rights and globally through the Global Justice Institute
The Global Justice Institute is an independent 501(c)3 that serves as the social justice arm of the Metropolitan Community Churches and is housed within the Metropolitan Community Church of New York.