Serving the community since 1912, the center acts as a catalyst for change and advancement. We focus on improving the lives of every resident in Allen County and specifically Lima's Southside.
To alleviate the hardships of poverty primarily through meeting human need, advocating dignity and justice for all people, working for peace and reconciliation amongst all people. Bringing resources to those whose emotional, financial, and material needs are not being met; and lessen the impact of gang influence, violence, drug/alcohol abuse and teen pregnancy. Provide educational enhancement for the families of the southside through every source available.