Star Cares

There are many great ministries and non-profit organizations making a difference in the STAR 88.3 listening area. But they need your help. We hope you'll find this listing helpful as you seek out opportunities to serve in your community.


Fort Wayne

A Hope Center
Offering hope in pregnancy, and in life.

American Red Cross of Northeast Indiana
The nations' premier emergency response organization.

Associated Churches of Fort Wayne Indiana Inc
A faith-based organization that brings together volunteers from area congregations to pray, serve, and work together to improve our community and respond to those in need.

Caring About People Inc

Providing substance abuse and mental health services.

Catholic Charities
Providing services to those who are experiencing rough times in their life.

Charis House, a ministry of The Fort Wayne Rescue Mission
Caring for homeless women and children to bring hope, healing and restoration into their lives.

Come2go ministries inc.
A Christian community searching for a deeper connection with God.

Community Harvest Food Bank
Providing food to hungry people in a nine county service area of Northeast Indiana.

Compassion International
Compassion International exists as a Christian child advocacy ministry that releases children from spiritual, economic, social and physical poverty and enables them to become responsible, fulfilled Christian adults.

Cross Connections
Professional, Christ-centered counseling and training. Utilizing a Biblical Counseling approach and working with local churches and pastors to help clients find and do God’s will.

The Fort Wayne Rescue Mission
A homeless shelter for men.

Francine's Friends Mobile Mammography
The Francine’s Friends Mobile Mammography coach brings high-quality, life-saving mammography screening to women across northeast Indiana at locations more convenient to their homes or workplaces. The mobile mammography program is a partnership of the Parkview Comprehensive Cancer Center, the Breast Diagnostic Center and Francine’s Friends.

Franciscan Center
Food program for the needy.

Gateway Woods
Offering Residential Childcare, Adoption, Foster Care, and Home-Based Services for troubled children.

Girl Scouts of Northern Indiana-Michiana Inc
Devoted to helping young girls build character and skills for success in the real world.

Great Kids Make Great Communities
An organization that helps train individuals and youth workers to care for youth and support their work.

Habitat for Humanity 
Dedicated to providing adequate, affordable shelter for those who dream of owning their own home.

Hand in Hand International Adoption
Helping children who are desperately in need of parents by locating the best possible family for each child, regardless of heritage. 

Inasmuch Ministry
Helping people in need with food, clothing, bus tickets, limited financial assistance, prayer and the message of Jesus Christ. They are the #1 referral site used by 211 (First Call for Help).

Lutheran Social Services
Offering Adoption, Pregnancy, and Couseling services to help individuals and families move toward social, emotional, and spiritual wholeness.

Matthew 25 Health and Dental Clinic
Providing free medical, dental, and vision services to uninsured, low income residents of Allen County (IN).

SAFY of Fort Wayne
Providing a loving home for children in need with programs and services that go beyond therapeutic foster care.

Salvation Army
Providing assistance for those with immediate financial needs to help individuals get back on their feet.

Science Central Inc
A regional resource that provides inspiring and fun hands-on science education for people of all ages.

Voices of Unity (Unity Performing Arts Foundation)
VOU is an organization dedicated to youth development in character, artistry and leadership. In addition to singing as a choir, students are also exposed to activities that develop and build character through interaction with adult volunteers, youth leadership opportunities and training.

White's Family Services
Indiana's largest social services agency offering accredited and comprehensive residential care, foster care, and home-based services.

YMCA (of Greater Fort Wayne)
Committed to providing programs that build a healthy spirit, mind and body for all in our community.

Youth For Christ (Fort Wayne Area)
YFC reaches young people everywhere, working together with the local church and other likeminded partners to raise up lifelong followers of Jesus who lead by their lifestyle, their passion for sharing the love of Christ and their commitment to social involvement.


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 manner, community resources to support agencies and programs that address basic health and human needs to improve the quality of life in Steuben County.

Steuben County Literacy Coalition

The mission of the Steuben County Literacy Coalition shall be to foster lifelong learning and improved literacy through high quality and accessible educational opportunities for children and adults in Steuben County.

TLC House Indiana, A Domestic Violence Shelter for Women

TLC House is a 24/7 emergency women's shelter for battered women in NE Indiana; Women and their children escaping domestic violence.

Darke County

Achieva Resources (Wayne Co.)

An advocacy organization serving children and adults with disabilities.

American Red Cross Northern Miami Valley Ohio

Serving local counties in western Ohio.

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Shelby & Darke County

Connecting mentors with children ages 5-16.

Brethren Retirement Community (Greenville, OH)

Offers the full continuum of care on campus and non-medical homecare.

Darke County YMCA

More than a gym, we’re a community.

FISH Choice Pantry (Darke County)

An ecumenical organization serving the nutritional needs of Darke County through a food pantry and home delivery.

Grace Resurrection Community Center

Soup kitchen, food bank, clothing bank, medical assistance, backpack program.

Randolph County YMCA (Winchester, IN)

Youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility.

Richmond Family YMCA (Richmond, IN)

Join a community, not just a gym.