MAKING A DIFFERENCE. RIGHT HERE.
It’s the love of Jesus that moves us to come alongside the needs of the people in our neighborhoods and city. We partner with various organizations in Ventura County. If you’d like to serve here in our community, please contact us.
CARE FOR YOUR NEIGHBORS
Meet the needs of our neighbors all over Ventura County through ACTION (Area Christians Taking Initiative on Needs). Learn more at ACTION to find out how you can serve and donate supplies for projects.
Embrace Ministries reaches migrant farm workers in our area with food, clothing, and a weekly presentation of the gospel in several locations. The ministry is led by Pastor Sam Galucci, a long term leader in our area. You can learn more by following this link.
HELP FOR WOMEN WITH UNPLANNED PREGNANCIES
Ventura County Pregnancy Center assists with those who are making decision about their pregnancy offering free pregnancy tests, confidential counseling, options to abortion, and post birthing.
SUPPORT FOR MEN, WOMEN AND CHILDREN IN RECOVERY
The Rescue Mission Alliance provides food, shelter, clothing, and recovery programs and equips people to live productive lives.
CARE FOR HOMELESS
ADVOCATE FOR FOSTER, ADOPTION AND ORPHAN CARE
Foster parent training and support, respite care for foster families, clothing for foster children with organizations like LoveDoes Bags, and Defending the Fatherless. If you’d like to serve on the ENCOUNTER Foster Care Team, please contact Clare Rice.