Current Ministry Needs

Current Needs List

To make an in-kind donation, call our offices at 773-334-6063 to arrange a drop-off time, or mail it to us at 4201 N Troy St, Chicago IL 60618.

mc-peter-49-square-400Gift Cards
  • For our Ministry Center pantry: Sam’s Club, Jewel
  • For Ministry Center fellowship outings: sit-down and fast-food restaurants
  • For use on Outreach: Starbucks, 7-Eleven, Circle K, Dunkin’ Donuts, Burger King, McDonald’s
  • For Outreach and Ministry Center: Ventra day passes
  • For our new building: Home Depot, Lowe’s, Menards


  • Cases of granola bars
  • Coffee and Kool-Aid
  • Canned goods and other non-perishables



men’s clothes only

  • New: underwear/boxers (S, M, L, XL)
  • New/slightly used: socks
  • New/slightly used: undershirts & t-shirts (S, M, L, XL, 2XL)
  • New/slightly used: long underwear (S, M, L, XL)
  • New/gently used: short- & long-sleeved shirts (all sizes)
  • New/gently used: jeans (all sizes)
  • New/gently used: belts (all sizes)
  • New/gently used: light jackets/sweaters (all sizes)
  • New/gently used: winter coats (all sizes)
  • New/gently used: winter hats and gloves
  • Dress clothes: suits, dress shirts, and slacks

We appreciate your heart and desire to give to the men of Emmaus Ministries; please keep in mind that we only provide items for men and cannot use women’s clothing or accessories. Also, please only pass on items that are in good condition and that you would feel comfortable wearing or having your family or friends wear. Thank you!


Health Care

Volunteer doctors and dentists for check-ups and dental work for our men


Volunteer attorneys to council our men who have legal issues


GED tutoring, computer training

Pen Pals

Correspondence with one of our men in prison

Our Mission

To provide Christ-centered support to men seeking to escape survival prostitution and embrace a life of health and wholeness.


Contact Us

Offices & Ministry Center:
Emmaus Ministries
4201 N Troy St
Chicago IL 60618

Financial Contributions:
Emmaus Ministries
Donations Processing
PO Box 431
Wheaton IL 60187-0431


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