Local & Other Mission
Some of the ministries we support in our community & beyond:
SHARE has a dual mission of educating the community on the importance of our region's African American heritage and fostering connections and conversations on race and providing awareness of racism and the broad societal benefits of its elimination. SHARE sponsors an annual Summit on Racism.
Kalamazoo Valley CROP Hunger Walk ... An annual ecumenical event raising funds and awareness in the fight against hunger in our community, through local agencies, and globally, through Church World Service programs. Westminster provides meeting space and administrative support to the planning team.
The mission of Hospital Hospitality House of Southwest Michigan is to make it easier for families to support their loved one receiving medical care at Bronson or Borgess Hospitals by providing them with a homelike, comforting place to stay.
The Portage Community Center is the only human services organization in the City of Portage, helping Portage residents with emergency assistance, youth development, and hosting various programs aimed at making life better for the people of our community!
.Housing Resources, Inc. ... works to eliminate homelessness in Kalamazoo County through crisis intervention, rapid rehousing, homelessness prevention, permanent supportive housing, and affordable housing options.
YWCA Kalamazoo’s Domestic Assault Program supports survivors of domestic violence from their emergency-immediate needs to future safety plans, through advocacy, emergency shelter, counseling, and supportive groups,
Kalamazoo Anti-Human Trafficking Coalition ...a community member organization that comes together to raise awareness and advocate for services for victims of human trafficking in the Kalamazoo area;
Residential Opportunities Incorporated provides residential and other services for children and adults with disabilities and their families so they may live more meaningful, healthy, and independent lives in the community.