GET INVOLVED

Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world;

indeed, it’s the only thing that ever has.

–Margaret Mead

LOCAL PROGRAMS

We would love to have you serve with one of our local programs. Our current opportunities are listed below.

BREAKTHROUGH MEAL SERVES
BREAKTHROUGH MEAL SERVES
Experience community and fellowship as you serve a meal to the homeless guests at Breakthrough
LOVE WORKS SOCIAL JUSTICE SPOTLIGHTS
LOVE WORKS SOCIAL JUSTICE SPOTLIGHTS
Join us as we move beyond social media commentary and into real dialogue with each other about social justice issues. Monthly sessions will focus on topics such as race + faith, homelessness, refugees, and more.
iMENTOR
iMENTOR
iMentor believes education is the pathway to success. They build mentor relationships that empower first-generation students from low-income communities to graduate high school, succeed in college, and achieve their ambitions.
GRATITUDE WEEKEND
GRATITUDE WEEKEND
One of our favorite Soul City traditions! Meet Breakthrough families as you help distribute baskets full of all the fixings they will need for a delicious Thanksgiving meal.
THE CHRISTMAS STORE
THE CHRISTMAS STORE
The Christmas Store provides families from William H. Brown School of Technology and Nathaniel Dett Elementary an opportunity to purchase Christmas gifts and warm winter coats at greatly reduced prices. Families experience a Christmas Wonderland right inside Soul City! With holiday treats, games, crafts, and space to play while parents and caregivers shop, The Christmas Store is one of Soul City's favorite ways to start the season with hope, joy and unity - plus, all the funds raised are donated back to the schools!
BREAKTHROUGH FRESH MARKET
BREAKTHROUGH FRESH MARKET
Help alleviate hunger by setting up the food pantry and assisting shoppers

GLOBAL PROGRAMS

Love Works is dedicated to connecting with communities, not just in Chicago, but all around the world.

ENLACE
ENLACE
ENLACE equips churches across El Salvador to alleviate poverty in their own communities. ENLACE commits to a 10 year relationship with a local church, during which they train and coach the church’s leaders to work with their communities to develop sustainable solutions in the areas of clean water, sanitation, health, housing, infrastructure, agriculture, and small business ventures.
TEAM WORLD VISION
TEAM WORLD VISION
World Vision is a Christian humanitarian organization dedicated to working with children, families, and their communities worldwide to reach their full potential by tackling the causes of poverty and injustice. Team World Vision organizes runners who raise funds for World Vision’s water projects. World Vision is the largest non-government provider of clean water in the developing world—reaching one new person with clean water every 30 seconds.