There are plenty of opportunities to serve right in your back yard, or at least close to it. From helping refugees settle into a new community to promoting fresh starts for those in tough situations, find your calling locally.

Local Ministry Initiatives

Local Ministry Partners

Blessings of Summit & Portage Counties

Helping teen parents function as a family and become capable, independent citizens

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Broken Chains

Helping people successfully return from incarceration to a purpose-driven life

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Faithful Servants

Providing free urgent care services for those without insurance and economic means

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First Glance

Offering students a safe place where they are loved and valued

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Haven of Rest

Sheltering, clothing and feeding the homeless in Northeast Ohio

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Legacies of Success

Improving the neighborhoods and housing for those in North Akron

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Mobility Worldwide

Mobilizing those outside of the United States who cannot afford a wheelchair

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Pregnancy Solutions

Providing prospective parents options for their unborn child

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RAHAB Ministries

Aiding women trapped in the life-and-death struggle of prostitution and drugs

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Restoration Chapel

Reaching out to those at Cuyahoga Hills Youth Detention Center

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South Street Ministries

Taking shared risks to renew South Akron

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True North Ministry

Assisting young men and women who have been incarcerated

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Truly Reaching You

Reintegrating men who have served their sentence and are returning to their communities.

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Urban Vision

Improving troubled communities and empowering people to make a difference

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World Relief

Equipping Christian volunteers to welcome and serve refugees in our city with the love and compassion of Jesus

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Connect With Local Ministries

Interested in becoming a prayer partner for specific local ministries? Join their email lists here.

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