Partners and Community

Ebenezer partners with many community organizations in Andersonville, Edgewater, and beyond. Our vision is to be a center or our entire community, not just our congregation. Here are just a few:

Church and Lutheran Links:

Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA)

Metropolitan Chicago Synod

ReconcilingWorks and the Reconciling in Christ Community

Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago

Lutheran Social Services of Illinois

Lutheran Volunteer Corps and Urban Servant Corps

Community Links

Andersonville Chamber of Commerce (Ebenezer has hosted Winter Farmers’ Markets and other events)

Care for Real

Immanuel and Unity Lutheran Churches (Our sister congregations in Edgewater Congregations Together, our shared Youth and Household Ministry)

Swedish American Museum (Our partner in the Sankta Lucia Community Festival)

West Andersonville Neighbors Together (WANT)

Shared Space Building Partners

AA (5 weekly meetings)

Al-Anon (2 Weekly meetings)

American Indian Association of Illinois

Chicago Choral Artists

Chicago Danztheatre Ensemble

Chi-Town Squares


Depression and BiPolar Support Alliance

Dream Big Performing Arts Workshop

Ebenezer United Church

Hell in a Handbag Productions

Holy Trinity Eritrean Orthodox Tewahedo Church

Windy City Performing Arts