Community Impact

Wheaton Campus

Reaching Our Neighbors Here

“You are the light of the world. A town built on a hill cannot be hidden. .... In the same way, let your light shine before others, that they may see your good deeds and glorify your Father in heaven.” - Matthew 5:14, 16


Builds life-changing relationships one at a time: One Child. One Hour. One School. One Church. Through Kids Hope, we are providing mentors for at-risk students at Lowell Elementary School in Wheaton.

  • Kids Hope at Lowell Elementary School
    Weekly during school year
    Mentors are needed to work one-on-one with at-risk students at Lowell. Mentors meet with their student over the lunch hour. Serving day is flexible, and training is provided.
  • Homework Club at Lowell Elementary School
    Weekly | 3:15-4:45p
    Volunteers needed to help provide homework help to students (mostly English-learners) from Lowell School. The club meets Tuesdays after school, on school grounds.

A comprehensive residential program offering hope and healing for women who have been victimized by commercial sexual exploitation.

A movement fueled by compassion to keep children safe and families intact. Through Host Families, Family Friends, and Family Coaches, SFC temporarily hosts children and provides a network of support to families in crisis while they get back on their feet.

Provides aftercare services to those who have been imprisoned. Radical Time Out, a ministry of Koinonia House in Wheaton, is a weekly gathering of worship and fellowship for individuals who are affected by incarceration.

  • Radical Time Out at Koinonia House
    Weekly Thursday | 6p | Wheaton Campus Gym
    Radical Time Out is a unique opportunity to weekly meet new friends and learn life-changing truths from the Word of God. The audience is usually comprised of individuals who have been impacted by incarceration or individuals who have an interest in prison ministry. This bible study event is a part of the Koinonia House National Ministries. For more information about this ministry, see their website HERE or if you would like to serve contact communityimpactwheaton@thecompass.net.

Works collaboratively with the local church to serve the needs of refugees and immigrants.

Has a mission to demonstrate the love and compassion of Jesus Christ by providing material goods free of charge to people in need.

To learn more about Repeat Boutique, go to repeatboutiquecenter.com.

For more information, contact communityimpactwheaton@thecompass.net

A fair-trade, sustainable local coffee company that is committed to providing employment for previously incarcerated individuals.

Leading the community in solving hunger by providing nutritious meals to those in need through innovative programs and partnerships.

  • Northern IL Food Bank Serving Opportunity
    Nov 23 | Sat | 9:30a-12:30p
    Volunteers needed for a mobile pantry at our Wheaton Campus.

Has a mission to provide quality long-term care as well as short-term rehabilitative services to DuPage County residents in a professional and cost effective manner.

New Life Corrections Prison Ministry provides the transforming Word of God, spiritual mentorship, and offers a new pathway of redemption after jail.

Wayside Cross Serving Opportunities

  • Aug 15/16, 2020
    Men needed to volunteer at Robinson Correctional Center in Robinson, IL to help run a two-day conference. Team members will be table leaders, relationally connecting with incarcerated men and discussing biblical teaching.
  • May 15, 2020
    We will be putting a team together for a half day serving project at the NRC (Stateville) to distribute Bibles and literature.

For more information, contact communityimpactwheaton@thecompass.net.

Upcoming Wheaton Campus Community Impact Events

Sep

24

Wheaton Campus

Radical Time Out

Recurring Dates

Oct

1

Wheaton Campus

Community Impact Serving Opportunity

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