Shepherd’s Heart Serving

Who We Are

Shepherd's Heart Crisis Care Center

We are an experienced and dedicated team of volunteers that is here to help. We offer many life-changing ministries under the umbrella of Shepherd’s Heart to help overcome every challenge and get back on the path of victory. There are many ways to join our team. Look them over and consider helping our community with us!

For more information on serving in any one of the many roles in our food Pantry or how to become a pantry partner please contact Lisa Smarto at or 630.232.7068 x190.

For information on serving on our Compassion in Action Team, Legal Clinic, Budgeting Team or Job Coaching Team please contact Erin Wise at or call 630-232-7038 Ext. 131

For information on serving on our Masters Hands Team please contact Frank Boenzi at:

Ways to Serve

Food Pantry

There are many ways to serve in the Food Pantry, including stocking shelves, escorting guests, inventory, cleaning and drivers for pick-ups. For more information reach out to

Master's Hands

Serves widows, single moms, and the elderly in our church family who have items in their home that need to be repaired or yard maintenance that needs to be addressed. For more information on how to serve email

Compassion in Action

This ministry provides resources such as funds for crisis situations. We are looking for people to hear from clients and help evaluate how Compassion in Action can help. For more information on how to serve email

Budgeting Team

If you enjoy helping to create a simple budget, organizing and assisting people to get out of debt, we need you on our team! For more information on how to serve email

Job Coaching

Our team offers both individual coaching and training in job search skills through free direction, expertise, support, and encouragement. For more information on how to serve email

Legal Clinic

Are you a lawyer who can advise clients to understand their legal issues and help put together a simple action plan? We’d love your assistance. We also need help in support roles for this ministry including client advocates and assistance in registering for clinics. For more information on how to serve email

Prayer Requests

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