Faith in Action2016-10-26T14:57:10+00:00

Outreach Launches Host Family Program

DuPage County continues to have a significant number of youths facing homelessness – with expectations of a startling increase over the coming months as a result of the Coronavirus Pandemic. From day one, Outreach

Girl Scouts Donate Books for Birthdays

As part of their Take Action Project, Girl Scout Troops 55627 and 50038 raised money through cookie sales in order to donate children's books to the Books for Birthdays program. "Our girls love to read

CareFest 2019

Wheaton Bible Church and Iglesia del Pueblo recently served Outreach at CareFest, a one-day annual event where church volunteers reach out to the community through service projects.

Giving from the Heart

Longtime Outreach supporters Hal and Jennifer Merck share their heart for Kingdom giving, why they chose Outreach, and how they maximize their gifts.

Knights of Columbus Donate Coats to OCC

Thank you to the Roselle Knights of Columbus and Caputo's Fresh Market stores for donating coats to OCC! A total of 267 coats in kids' sizes from XS to XL were donated.

Backpacks and School Supplies

Thanks to the generosity of two local church groups, students from OCC-Villagebrook have been outfitted with backpacks filled with school supplies.

Supporting the College Tour

A former OCC staff member continues supporting the annual college tour by donating towards it and motivating students to raise money for the trip at the same time.

Giving Back at OCC-Villagebrook

Inspired by their experience growing up at OCC-Villagebrook and passionate about working with kids, a pair of college students volunteer at their old stomping grounds.

Hands-On Training: A Mentoring Story

When his neighbors' shed needed repairs, Big Buddy Dick Routsen saw an opportunity to teach life skills and the value of hard work to a student at OCC.

Carefest 2017

Wheaton Bible Church volunteers served Outreach at multiple sites earlier this month, tackling everything from indoor spring cleaning to yard work.

Giving Local

After seeing the ministry change lives in their community, a local couple chooses to support Outreach as Partners.

Sharing Library at Jubilee Village

The Books for Birthdays team launched a sharing library at Jubilee Village, which is composed of gently used books for moms and their children.

JLKD Serves Jubilee Village

Jubilee Village thanks Junior League of Kane and DuPage Counties (JLKD) for making a difference in the lives of young, single mothers through recent service projects.

Books for Birthdays

Hearts of Grace launched Books for Birthdays, a project that will provide every child in OCC’s elementary school program and toddlers at Jubilee Village a new book and treats on his or her birthday.

Celebrating and Serving

An Outreach supporter uses his birthday party as an opportunity to serve Outreach and introduce friends and family to the ministry.

Furniture and Friends

Jubilee Furniture volunteers discover that the only thing better than volunteering is volunteering with your friends.