City Gospel Mission

1805 Dalton Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45214
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Our mission City Gospel Mission empowers homeless and hurting men and women and at-risk youth to break the cycle of poverty and despair.
Ways to help

Urban Scholar Mentor

City Gospel Mission comes alongside under-resourced and first-generation college students who are the proud recipients of the Cincinnati Christian University Urban Scholars scholarship award. Before their first semester of college, scholarship recipients attend our 6-week college prep course that covers such topics as campus life, college writing, study skills, leadership, intercultural communication and time management.… See full description
  • Emotional, Social Skills
  • College
  • Same One Student
  • First Gen College, Low Income Household
  • Volunteer's Choice
  • Individuals
  • 1 School Year
  • 1 Hour/Month
  • Anytime
  • Moderate

Princess Ballet Mentor

The program serves girls ages 2-18 at 15 sites across Greater Cincinnati. Our dancers are from low-income families and sometimes referred from homeless shelters. The program, with a mentoring approach and a focus toward success for each girl, helps youth build character, self-esteem, discipline, and a love of dance.
  • Emotional, Enrichment (Arts), Social Skills
  • Babies and Toddlers, Elementary (5-10), Middle School, High School
  • Same Large (5+) Group
  • Homeless, Low Income Household
  • Community Center
  • Individuals
  • 1 Semester
  • 2 Hours/Week
  • Weekday Afternoons, Weekends
  • Moderate

Whiz Kids Tutor

Whiz Kids is a literacy-based, one-to-one tutoring and mentoring program that has been recognized as a “Best Practice Program” by the Ohio Governor’s office. We work closely with local churches and organizations as they embrace a neighborhood public elementary school, develop relationships with school administrators, and provide tutors for the children. Tutoring sessions typically occur… See full description
  • Education, Social Skills
  • Elementary (5-10), Middle School, High School
  • Same One Student
  • Academically at Risk, Homeless, Low Income Household
  • Community Center, Nonprofit, Place of Worship
  • Individuals
  • 1 School Year
  • 1 Hour/Week, 2 Hours/Week
  • Weekday Afternoons
  • Moderate

Youth Mentor

We give at-risk children caring, enduring, one-to-one relationships that change their lives. Are you interested in becoming a mentor? Just a few hours each week can make a big difference in the life of a child. Our mentors help children envision a better future, improve communication with their families and friends and feel loved and… See full description
  • Emotional, Social Skills
  • Middle School, High School
  • Same One Student
  • Academically at Risk, Homeless, Low Income Household
  • Volunteer's Choice
  • Individuals
  • 1 School Year
  • 2 Hours/Week
  • Weekday Afternoons, Weekends
  • In-depth

Character Builder

Our sports, recreation and performing arts initiatives for kids may all seem very different, but they have a few important things in common: they teach kids the love of God and help them become healthy, caring individuals. Whether a teen is cycling with us to Niagara Falls or playing in one of our basketball leagues,… See full description
  • Emotional, Fitness, Social Skills
  • Elementary (5-10), Middle School
  • Same Large (5+) Group
  • Academically at Risk, Low Income Household, Physical Fitness
  • Community Center, School, Volunteer's Choice
  • Individuals
  • 1 Semester
  • 2 Hours/Week
  • Weekday Afternoons, Weekends
  • Moderate
How you help The Mission collaborates with local churches, organizations and businesses to offer a variety of one-to-one, relationship-focused programs and services, which equip those in need with the spiritual, emotional, mental and physical skills and resources to achieve life transformation.
About us City Gospel Mission helps the homeless and hurting break the cycle of poverty and despair … one life at a time. We engage, equip and empower those in need with the spiritual, emotional, mental and physical skills and resources to achieve long-term life transformation and self-sufficiency. Our proven programs and services are centered on caring, personal relationships focused in four key service areas: food and shelter, recovery, at-risk youth and job readiness and placement.
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