Main Street Church of Christ 2325 Main St, Evanston, IL60202 The Main Street Church of Christ is an Evangelical church that offers traditional Sunday services and youth programs.…More The church is involved in community outreach programs for the homeless and families in need, and is active in charities for disaster relief. In the summer, the church offers vacation Bible school for children in the community.
Unitarian Church of Evanston 1330 Ridge Ave, Evanston, IL60201 The Unitarian Church of Evanston's 500 congregation members are focused on volunteering and making a difference in the…More community. The church is open to everybody and has services on Sundays at 10:30 a.m. The church is most active during the fall and winter months; however, it still offers services and some programs during the summer.
Ted Fund 1825 Asbury Ave, Evanston, IL60201 The Ted Fund provides financial assistance for 100 Evanston children whose families are among the one-third of the…More city's residents living below the poverty line so they can participate in summer sports and cultural activities and other programs during the year. The fund was founded in 1996 in memory of Ted Muller, a District 65 teacher and beloved summer camp counselor who died at the untimely age of 29. Children accepted into the program receive $800 each summer for three years to enroll in one the 16 summer youth programs partnered with the fund. They can also take part in a special mentoring program at the Evanston YMCA, and are given financial support for swim lessons at the YWCA, whose Flying Fish team is the largest in the state. Candidates for the program are referred by District 65 social workers in the Evanston public schools. The organization has a base of 1,200 supporters including corporate sponsors and hosts one large fundraising event each year plus an annual appeal whose goal is to expand the number of children served by the program.
St Matthew's Episcopal Church 2120 Lincoln St, Evanston, IL60201 St. Matthew's is an Episcopal Church based in Anglican tradition. The church's congregation is active in the community,…More delivering food to families in need and having a shelter for victims of domestic violence. St. Matthew's also spreads information about living a more environmentally friendly life. Nursery services are offered during worship, and the church has youth groups and a choir. During the summer, St. Matthew's has a "Beach Church" held at 9am under the Grosse Point Lighthouse overlooking Lake Michigan.
Sojourner Covenant Church 1101 Church St, Evanston, IL60201 In 2004, Evangelical Covenant Church changed its name to Sojourner Covenant Church. The church has more than one hundred…More years of history in Evanston, having been founded in 1891. In addition to Sunday worship services, there are a variety of activities for the church community to take part in, such as BBQs, community service projects, and various celebrations. Childcare is offered for several hours on Sunday mornings for the youngest church goers (children three-years-old and younger), as well as Sunday school and Kid's Kamp (during summer).
Total Child 516 Church St, Evanston, IL60201 Total Child, located within First Methodist Church of Evanston, is a nonsectarian preschool that provides morning and…More full-day programs for children ages 2-4. A summer explorers program is available for children ages 2-5. The facilities include five classrooms, an indoor gym, a fenced playground and a library. Total Child operates by the philosophy that children learn through activity and hands-on experiences; a positive environment inspires success. Admission is determinded through a lottery system and financial aid and fee assistance can be given to those in need.