Willow in 2021

Groups–Connected in community

Over 4,000 people connected in community through small groups.

Back to School

1,224 backpacks were filled with school supplies and distributed to students heading back to school.

Celebration of Hope

Over $1.5 million dollars was raised allowing us to provide significant funding to our partners around the world.

Student Ministry

Thousands of junior and senior high students experienced the love of Jesus.

Baptisms–Jesus changes everything.

Over 400 individuals said, “yes,” to baptism this year–almost half of them students!

Employment Help

More than 200 individuals got connected to employers and jobs through our job fairs during a challenging year.

Hope Packs

More than 56,000 gifts were prepared and distributed to every incarcerated person in the state of Illinois.

Christmas Together

We got to celebrate Christmas in-person and online for the first time since 2019!

National and Global Crisis

With your help, we were able to quickly respond and provide aid and support for those in need locally and around the world, including Hurricane Ida, the earthquakes in Haiti, political upheaval in Afghanistan, and recent tornadoes in Kentucky.

Care for those in need

Over 1.5 million pounds of food was distributed through our care center, feeding over 50,000 individuals.