Poverty News

Laurie Brumbaugh - Rescue Mission

Laurie Brumbaugh, Vice President of Development at the Ft. Wayne Rescue Mission talks about their upcoming annual Stewardship Banquet to be held on November 17, at the Grand Wayne Center. The…

Church Offers Bike Repairs

This recent Friday morning is slow for Heart of the City's Operation Bicycle, a program Brown started that provides free bike repairs to economically struggling and homeless people. It even…

New Program Works to Improve Kids’ Lives

Whether the needs to be met involve education, medical or mental treatment or help with nutrition and housing, “I think what we're seeing is that Allen County has the resources, but we are…

United Way Steuben County

United Way improves lives by mobilizing the caring power of communities around the world to advance the common good. The mission of Steuben County United Way is to gather, in an accountable…

The Salvation Army

The Salvation Army has served the greater Fort Wayne area since 1886 and its presence has been felt over the decades. The Salvation Army opened its doors in Fort Wayne in 1886 with the first…

Matthew 25

By The Gospel, Matthew 25 Health And Dental Clinic Fills A Critical Need In Our Community, Providing Free Medical, Dental, And Vision Services To Uninsured, Low-Income Residents Of Northeast…

Lutheran Social Services

Through referrals from social-service agencies and Lutheran congregations, Lutheran Social Services of Indiana (LSSI) offers supportive services through case management, financial-literacy…

Inasmuch Ministry

More than 30 years ago our benevolence ministry at Broadway Christian Church was born when the church secretaries began sharing their lunches with homeless people near the church office.…

Habitat for Humanity

Habitat demonstrates the principles on which we were founded to be the hands and feet of Jesus Christ by providing the opportunity of affordable homeownership to hardworking families in our…

The Franciscan Center

The Franciscan Center, Inc., was founded in 1989 by Sally Ley and the late Jean Kelly as a homeless shelter and sack lunch program. The worldwide Secular Franciscan Order however, was…

The Fort Wayne Rescue Mission

The Fort Wayne Rescue Mission includes a homeless shelter for men. The Rescue Mission, founded in 1903, is a faith-based, nonprofit, 501(c)(3) organization, providing restorative care to…

Compassion International

Mission Statement "Releasing children from poverty in Jesus' name. In response to the Great Commission, Compassion International exists as an advocate for children, to release them from…