Love at the Core extends well beyond the Cathedral. Learn how you can work through St. John's to spread love to the community.
Mission: The Cathedral Arts Project mission is to enrich the quality of life in Northeast Florida through unleashing the creative spirit of young people. By providing access to instruction in the visual and performing arts, we empower underserved, school-aged children to succeed in all areas of their lives.
Mission: The Cathedral School is to provide learning for pre-school age children in a Christ-centered environment. Students are exposed to Christian songs, Christian stories and say daily prayers. They participate in chapel services at St. John’s Cathedral and attend the Christian and Character Education sessions that include Bible stories, Christian songs and lessons on the si…Read More »
Mission: To encounter and share Jesus by building community “with the least” among us. We practice a ministry of presence with our brothers and sisters wherever they are, with a special focus on those who most often are overlooked, forgotten or rejected. Our community will continue to take shape as individuals seeking connection and meaning join us, sharing their unique gift…Read More »
Mission: Working in partnership with the community to prevent and reduce homelessness through advocacy, housing, job training, and employment. The Mission offers a one-stop community center stimulating economic development through job training in educational programs, nutrition support, advancement and more to restore those in need to meaningful, dignified lives in the community.…Read More »
Mission: Urban Jacksonville churches founded the Downtown Ecumenical Services Council in 1981 to provide people in need with emergency food, clothing, and financial support. DESC seeks funds from foundations, fundraising activities, and individuals. Local churches contribute 15% of the annual $400,000 annual budget. DESC seeks to proclaim the love of Jesus Christ by providing for…Read More »
Mission: Aging True Community Senior Services guides older individuals to help make their elder years an enriching and graceful culmination of life. We provide seniors with the care and assistance they need to live independently. Join us in celebrating and supporting the gift of aging. Aging gracefully and with dignity is what every person deserves. Aging True is one of Northeast…Read More »
Mission: To provide a comfortable, nurturing environment while individuals regain health, mobility, and independence. At CathedralCare, our interdisciplinary team will work with clients, their families, and doctors to create a care plan that addresses daily medical, physical, social, and psychological needs.
Mission: Established in 1965, the mission of Episcopal School of Jacksonville is to provide a superior college-preparatory education in an environment marked by high expectation, Christian nurture, and social diversity. Through a balanced program of academics, arts and athletics, the Episcopal School faculty seek to instill in each student intellectual growth, character developm…Read More »
Mission: Family Promise of Jacksonville is a non-profit, interfaith hospitality network providing temporary assistance, hospitality and case management for families with children experiencing homelessness. We recognize that poverty is a multifaceted problem that requires a multifaceted response. Our interfaith, nonsectarian network brings the faith community together to h…Read More »
Mission: Fresh Ministries is a 501(c) 3 interfaith organization working to eliminate extreme poverty by empowering communities and individuals to realize their full potential. Founded in 1989, Fresh Ministries focuses on sustainable outreach in core-city Jacksonville and throughout the world, through programs to teach financial literacy, life skills, job preparation, business inc…Read More »
Mission: Seeking to put God’s love into action, Habitat for Humanity brings people together to build homes, communities and hope. Our Vision: A world where everyone has a decent place to live. Local Vision: HabiJax is a catalyst for comprehensive community engagement and transformation in a vibrant city where all residents, neighborhoods, and businesses collaborate in its devel…Read More »
Mission: Founded as a mission of St. John’s Cathedral in 1888, St. Mary's is an outreach mission of the Episcopal Diocese of Florida. We strive to be the face, heart and hands of Jesus Christ to all who come through our doors. We welcome the mentally ill, the struggling addict, high-risk youth and the urban poor, and everyone else.
Mission: To empower homeless and at-risk women, children and men through health, housing and income services thereby restoring hope and self-sufficiency. Our Vision: ending homelessness one person at a time.
Mission: To improve the health of the Greater Jacksonville community by providing free outpatient medical service to those who are employed but cannot afford health insurance or health care for themselves and their families. Their goal is to keep people healthy, employed, and out of the emergency rooms.