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  • A Chance to be Seen

    Can I quantify what we do with our young people?  Not all the time, what I can tell you is that the staff of Outreach is there to help our young people bear good fruit.  It is not fast, nor simple but it is true.  I was blessed to watch Lawrence Dean be interviewed by […]

  • Volunteer Kick Off Event

    Outreach is hosting a Volunteer Kick Off Events for anyone who is already volunteering at Outreach or is interested in learning about becoming a volunteer at Outreach. Also this will be a time where we will be sharing about the changes going on at Outreach with our new building and service model. We hope you can […]

  • To all my friends at Outreach

    One of our former outreach workers, Kadilyn, recently moved to Thailand. She wrote to us her reflections on her time with Outreach and the people she met and relationships she built. She asked us to pass along her letter. We hope for those of you who met her and got to work with her, this […]

  • Panhandling Survey

    Outreach is doing a survey to understand panhandling and would like to know your thoughts about panhandlers. We would love for you to take 3-4 minutes to fill out this survey in order to help us collect of data on this topic. We will be sharing our findings later on. If survey does not show up below, please […]

  • Every Penny Counts

    “In the year 2015, I made a commitment that whatever money I found on the street, I would put in a jar designated for Outreach. During 2016, I followed the same practice. Sometimes we don’t even think about how much money can be gained by what is found everywhere we go. In 2015, I was […]

  • For Parents Only

    In this video, Mike who is a parent himself, shares ideas with parents on ways to engage their children in conversations and activities this holiday season about homelessness. Here is the list of resources he referenced: Outreach Audio tour: http://outreachindiana.org/outreach-audio-tour/ Watch Blind Side Here: Amazon Video  Calvin Fletchers  Lincoln Square Pancake House Flyer: Click Here Greatest […]

  • A way to Give to Outreach

    Over the last few weeks as the end of the year approaches we receive inquiries from individuals that desire to support our work through a financial contribution. Sometime the gift is through the liquidation of stock, donation from an IRA, or a gift from a charitable advised fund. All of these are a tremendous blessing […]

  • Great News to Share

    A few weeks ago, Outreach celebrated its 20th Birthday with an event at Prime 47 downtown. We are sorry if you weren’t able to join us. Knowing you helped build Outreach over the last 20 years is a tremendous joy. Outreach has not been built upon the talents of a few but the by the investment […]

  • Twenty years in the making: LaMar’s story

    As Outreach celebrates its 20th Anniversary we have been sharing stories from our youth from then to now.  Here is a another story from a former youth of what Outreach meant to him… Listening to LaMar’s story of transformation was an incredible privilege. It’s not every day one gets to sit with a man who, […]