NewRoot Student Day of Action

Kristin Merk, NewRoot Liaison Student Day of Action is an event connecting NewRoot (Kenilworth Union Church Outreach Agency) high school students with business professionals and high school alumni. By participating in Student Day of Action, students will gain valuable interview skills and will have a rare opportunity to work with professionals from the [...]

2023-02-28T11:37:03-06:00Church Stories, Outreach|

2023 Outreach Benefit Success!

Thank you to everyone who helped make our 2023 Outreach Benefit a great success. Last Saturday evening, 130 members and friends of Kenilworth Union Church gathered at Kenilworth Assembly Hall to support the church’s nonprofit partners. Dressed in cozy Après Ski attire, attendees enjoyed the fellowship of others and learned more about the transformative [...]


Gil and Marlene Fresh Food and Nutrition Center

Margot Bowen Last year, the Gil and Marlene Bowen Christian Outreach Fund gave a one-time gift to By The Hand to transform a food desert, the underserved Altgeld Gardens neighborhood, through a holistic food solution, a state-of-the-art freight farm that will produce the equivalent of four acres of nutrient rich produce year-round. The center will also feature [...]

2023-01-26T15:55:22-06:00Church Stories, Outreach|

Holiday Gift Fund

Help supplement Outreach funding and provide needed support to selected Kenilworth Union Outreach agencies that work with children and families to assist them during the holiday season. Please indicate Holiday Gift Fund on your check to Kenilworth Union Church. Contribute online or mail to: Kenilworth Union Church Holiday Gift Fund, 211 Kenilworth Avenue, Kenilworth, IL [...]

2022-11-17T05:43:31-06:00Church Stories, Outreach|

Help Needed in Outreach

Join the Outreach Committee: New members are needed for this committee, which reviews Outreach Agency grant applications and helps decide which agencies to fund. It is a rewarding opportunity to serve on the Outreach Committee, which has contributed nearly $2 million to Chicago-area agencies over the past four years. If you’d like to [...]

2022-11-09T14:42:09-06:00Church Stories, Outreach|