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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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.

SSP Middle School Students Serve the Community

Middle school students in the Superb Student Program (SSP) at OCC have been organizing service opportunities including volunteering at a Pads homeless site and DuPage County Animal Shelter.

Link Mentoring Career Fair

Thanks to volunteers from the Warrenville community, WYFS Link mentoring students caught a glimpse of multiple career paths and workplaces.

OCM Announces Grant Application for Warrenville

In order to better serve the Warrenville community, Outreach Community Ministries announces our intent to submit an application for a 21st Century Community Learning Center Grant to complement our current after school and family programs.

LINK Mentoring Gives and Receives

St. Irene Ladies of Columbus Auxiliary made Christmas special for local youth by donating gifts to Warrenville Youth & Family Services LINK mentoring students.

Volunteer at Outreach