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West Side supports dozens of local and global mission partners and individual missionaries around the world. Check out these mission spotlights as we join God in bringing help and hope to EVERYONE, EVERYWHERE.
Inner City Mission provides shelter, sustenance, education, and Christian counseling to homeless children, their parents, and single women.
Washington Street Mission meets the daytime needs of the homeless, including laundry, showers, clothing and food.
Refuge Ranch empowers at-risk youth, women, and families with love, hope, healing, and transformation through Christ, using equine-assisted activities, mentoring, ranch life, and Christ-centered community.
The Outlet gives young boys from single-parent homes the opportunity to learn and grow from positive, male role models.
First Step provides loving care and support to women experiencing an unplanned pregnancy.
For more than a decade, West Side has partnered with the Harvard Park Elementary School staff to serve and encourage students and families to tackle the symptoms of poverty.
JMS serves students in grades 6-8, many from low-income families. We're proud to partner with the incredible staff and students there. Email Stephanie to learn how you can get involved.
Join us as we partner with them in an effort they call Lanphier United, a collaborative movement aimed at cultivating hope, belonging and unity among Lanphier's staff, students and our community!
Missions of Hope in Kenya provides holistic programs in the name of Jesus Christ geared to bring hope to those living in poverty through education, health care services, church-planting, skills training, and micro-financing.
MyHope brings the eternal hope of Jesus Christ to the people of Myanmar by addressing their spiritual, physical, educational, and emotional needs.
Our partners at Stadia plant thriving churches in both the US and globally.
CICM is an indigenously led ministry strategically serving Southeast Asia through launching leaders, empowering youth and transforming communities.