December provided an opportunity for middle school students in the Superb Student Program (SSP) at Outreach Community Center in Carol Stream (OCC) to serve their community. According to Jr. High Program Coordinator Chantel Gamboa, students took the lead in planning for the most recent service project. "SSP students chose to serve at DuPage Pads and contacted
The annual Community MLK Celebration event featured an inspiring message from Roy Patterson, Moody Bible Institute radio host, a performance by OCC's children's choir, update on OCC's College Opportunity Program and more.
Chris Ellerman first started working at Outreach in 1977 as the only employee. 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.
Thank you to all who helped us meet the Alfred Bersted Challenge match with $31,625 by June 30! Thanks to generous donations, the foundation will award $25,000 to the Quest program at Warrenville Youth & Family Services (WYFS), improving outcomes for at-risk students and making a positive impact on local youth. Chris, an eighth-grade program participant, says Quest is the
We celebrated the 6th annual Golf, Food & Wine Experience on June 19 at Butterfield Country Club, raising scholarship funds for Transitional Housing, the College Opportunity Program and the Employment Opportunity Center.
2017 Outreach Community Ministries Events April 20 – Outreach Community Center Spring Dinner – Sheraton, Lisle June 19 – Golf, Food & Wine Experience – Butterfield Country Club October 13 – Hearts of Grace Luncheon – venue tbd November 3 – Warrenville Youth & Family Services Fall Dinner – Pipers Banquets December 2, 9, 16
Division: The Outreach Community Center in Carol Stream The Outreach Community Center in Carol Stream is a multi-purpose, neighborhood resource center serving a low-income, ethnically diverse neighborhood. Services include counseling, casework, mentoring, community development and after-school programs for children and youth. Responsibilities The Math Teacher is responsible for teaching a classroom of up to