There are numerous ways to help others in our community. Browse the following organizations to see if you're familiar with the many volunteering opportunities in our region. ...

This mom and mentor is on a mission to help teenage girls overcome poverty and personal struggle. Learn about her own obstacles and how they led her to prepare local, at-risk girls for success in life. ...

This cozy hangout on Rockford's west side encompasses more than a great cup of coffee and a sandwich. Find out how every purchase can help Rockford Rescue Mission residents. ...

The Rockford Rescue Mission's latest project shares a unique collection of items made by a special group of women. Learn about these women's stories and find out what’s in this unique store. ...

The YMCA may be best known for its gym equipment and exercise facilities, but that's just the beginning of this community-building organization. Discover how the Y continues to impact the region, through its core mission. ...

Learn how this west-side Rockford restaurant is making life easier and more efficient for coffee lovers, all while improving the lives of its workers. ...

There’s so much to do in our region! Here’s a look at upcoming lectures and educational enrichment. ...

Who are young professionals, what do they enjoy, and what does the Rockford region offer them? Find out how our community caters to this demographic, and why a healthy future depends on them. ...

Fulfilling its mission to restore a broken world, the Rescue Mission's latest project is helping those in need and benefitting a neighborhood. Step inside this unique thrift shop. ...

For nearly half a century, it's helped people who have nowhere else to turn. Jim Killam explores this ministry that embraces and acts on the words of Jesus Christ, and explains the rich history of this difficult but rewarding work. ...