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Cedar Valley Local Missions

Building bridges into our community through service and action.

Outreach Partners

Alpha Women's Center Mobile Medical

     Questions? Contact Sheila Cooke |  

     A mobile medical clinic dedicated to serving women by providing medical, spiritual, and practical support.

Arrive Ministries

     Questions? Contact Mary Hoffman |  

     An ministry to help carry out God's command to welcome and bring lifelong transformation to refugees and immigrants in Minnesota.


     Questions? Contact Melanie Pitts  |

     A network of domestic violence and sexual assault community programs.

Embrace Grace

     Questions? Contact Sheila Cooke |

     Helping women with unplanned pregnancies find a place of belonging.

Food in the Hood

     Questions? Contact Britni Jansen |

     Operating food shelves and hot meal programs in Bloomington and North Minneapolis, serving 2,500 individuals each month.

His Redeeming Love

     Questions? Contact Elle Stahlhut Roetzel |

     Ministry to Exotic dancers bringing baked goods and praying with individuals at strip clubs.

Hospitality Center for Chinese

     Questions? Contact Jon Kuert |

     A community of people passionate about serving each other and exchanging culture, friendship, and faith.

Life Center Mpls

     Questions? Contact Jon Kuert |

     An urban ministry transforming people suffering from homelessness, addiction, and abuse.

Shoe Away Hunger

     Questions? Contact Rachel Keller |

     An unique program designed to provide footwear to those in need in the Twin Cities.

Together for Good

     Questions? Contact Kim Masters |  

     Offers practical help by hosting children during times of parental crisis and providing ongoing relational support.

Union Gospel Mission

     Questions? Contact Jon Kuert |

     Serves people facing homelessness, poverty, or addiction by meeting physical, spiritual, emotional, and educational needs.


     Questions? Contact Jon Kuert |

     Offers access to healthy food, social services, housing stability, and supportive services.

Volunteer Opportunities


Tuesday, Oct. 29 | 4-7 p.m.
About Cornerstone

Cornerstone provides resources and support to people in our community in crisis. We will be preparing and serving a meal for 40-50 Cornerstone clients. 


Questions? Contact Melanie Pitts
 | 651-503-4748 

Future Opportunities

City Serve

Coming June 2020

Each June we challenge you to build bridges into our community through service and action. 

Questions? Contact Jon Kuert |  

Hospitality Center for Chinese 

TBD | 4:30–8:30 p.m.
About Hospitality Center for Chinese

The Hospitality Center for Chinese (HCC) desires to share Christ's love through hospitality to Chinese students, scholars, and their families. Activities at HCC cultivate a community of friendship, understanding, and cultural exchange. We will be serving a Friendship Meal at HCC's in February. Come and being a part of blessing HCC family. 

Questions? Contact Elissa Kuert |  

Operation Christmas Child

Coming October 2020
About Operation Christmas Child

The amazing journey of a simple shoebox gift that begins with you and results in Evangelism, Discipleship, and Multiplication.

Questions? Contact Jon Kuert |

Shoe Away Hunger

About Shoe Away Hunger

Good in the Hood’s Shoe Away Hunger initiative is a unique program designed to provide footwear to those in need while simultaneously addressing the problem of food insecurity in the Twin Cities. Our group will be helping with the much needed task of sorting and cleaning thousands of donated shoes to be distributed throughout the Twin Cities.

Questions? Email Rachel Keller | 

Somali Market Visit

TBD | Meet at Cedar Valley Church Door #10 at 5:45 p.m. to carpool downtown. 

Did you know that Minnesota is home to over 75,000 Somali immigrants and the largest Somali Market in the world?! Join us for an amazing cross-cultural experience right in our backyard as we share a meal at the Somali Mall and Mosque in downtown Minneapolis and discuss how we can build bridges to our Muslim friends and neighbors.

Questions? Email Pastor Jon |