L O C A L

Below is a list of local ministry partners that we support both financially and with non-financial resources. 

In partnership with Administer Justice, we will be opening a Gospel Justice Center at our church that offers legal counsel and care once a month for those in our community. This ministry will begin starting this August and will meet on the 3rd Saturday of each month. More Questions about Administer Justice?  Email Roslind Spalding
Sunshine Gospel Ministries (SGM) is headquartered in the Woodlawn neighborhood in the west side of Chicago. SGM is a vibrant,100 year old non-profit that is focused on youth ministry, neighborhood development, family entichment and inner city/suburban partnerships. More Questions about Sunshine Gospel?  Email Julie Smith
Evangelical Child and Family Agency (ECFA) is a Chicagoland based adoption agency that specializes in domestic adoptions. As Avenue's newest Mission Partner, they also offer extensive programs, resources and counseling services that are available  for foster families, single-parents, and vulnerable families/children. More Questions about ECFA?  Email Cindy Lilburn
DuPage PADS and Community Kitchen (CK) of Downers Grove have partnered together to consistently serve meals to the homeless in our community. You can click on the image above to sign up to provide a part of a meal (usually breakfast or dinner) and/or serve the food to the people in our community. More Questions about PADS and CK?  Email Libby Kincanon
"13" is the average age of entry into the commercial sex industry. Reclaim13's goal is to "reclaim" a child's right to grow up feeling safe, loved and free from harm. They work in the areas of healing, prevention and education in the Chicago area. They provide safety for survivors of sex trafficking. More Questions about Reclaim 13?  Email Pastor Amado
Caring Network is a pregnancy resource center that has served women and families with unplanned pregnancies in Chicago for over 40 years. They offer a variety of confidential medical, emotional and spiritual services for all of their clients and families. More Questions about Caring Network?  Email Dale Lilburn
Safe Families for Children surrounds families in crisis with a caring, compassionate community. As an organization, they host vulnerable children and create extended family–like supports for desperate families through a community of devoted volunteers who are motivated to keep children safe and families intact. More Questions about Safe Families?  Email Barb Vetter
Hinsdale Chinese Christian Church meets every Sunday at 2:30 p.m. in the Student Center @ Avenue. Led by Pastor Wang, this church offers a Mandarin speaking service and a great community to get connected with for families of any nationality. You can click on the image above to go to their website. More Questions about Hinsdale Chinese Christian Church?  Email Pastor Wang