Our mission is to restore hope and provide opportunities
for people to become all that God intends them to be.


Outreach operates neighborhood resource, counseling, transitional housing and employment training centers. Our sites are:


Community services vary by site and are developed in response to local needs and resources.

Family stabilization services include counseling, case management, youth-in-crisis intervention and older adult services.

Youth development services include after-school and summer academic programs (1st-12th grade), tutoring, mentoring (ages 11-17), college prep and scholarships.

In addition, Outreach offers transitional housingjob training and community development.

Social Enterprises

Outreach’s social enterprises represent the best in Kingdom stewardship. They focus on recycling or re-purposing material resources received as donations, resold at a fair price to generate support for Outreach’s local ministries. Resale centers include:

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Illinois Supreme Court Justice Speaks to OCC Students

High school students from the Student Achievement Leadership Team (SALT) program at OCC were recently treated to a visit by Illinois Supreme Court Justice Robert Thomas. Judge Thomas spoke to the students about his life and career.

More Than a Meal

A Jubilee Village resident recently expressed her gratitude to staff and fellow residents by preparing a feast for the entire group.

York Youth Program Update

Youth programs at York Community Resource Center are thriving; read how they're making a difference in students, families and the community.

CEO Chris Ellerman Celebrates 40 Years at Outreach

Under Chris's leadership as CEO, Outreach has become a substantial organization sponsoring five faith-based community service organizations in collaboration with over 25 partner churches, serving the most vulnerable residents in DuPage County.

Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration 2018

The annual Martin Luther King, Jr., Community Celebration featured an inspiring message from Moody Bible Institute Radio Host Roy Patterson, a performance by OCC's children's choir, update on OCC's College Opportunity Program and more.

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