Local Outreach exists to serve beyond our walls.

Find some ways to serve our community below!

Here are some areas you can serve in

Here at Illuminate, we partner with several non-profits and faith-based organizations to help serve our city.




& recovery



foster care

& adoption

Upcoming Service Opportunities

Check out some upcoming, tangible ways to be the hands and feet of Jesus.

Phoenix Rescue Mission

Warehouse Food Packing Event
Second Thursday each month

Volunteers will pack bags of non-perishable food and household items that will be distributed to those living with food insecurity in South Phoenix. This event is open to ages 5 and up.

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Phoenix Rescue Mission

West Phoenix Mobile Pantry
Second Saturday each month

Volunteers will directly serve neighbors in communities served by Phoenix Rescue Mission who live with food insecurity. This is a drive-thru event that is held outside. There will be lifting and volunteers will be on their feet. Dress appropriately for the weather.

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“Unplugged” Foster Care group home event

Come join us at Arizona Faith and Families’ partner “The Family Room” while they host 30-70 children who reside in group homes. The children get to spend the afternoon with us while we share the gospel, mentor and provide a space for normalcy. We hope to see you there.

Additional details:

Background by Illuminate required; kids cannot serve with parents; food is provided

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Lighthouse Phoenix

There are two levels of involvement: ‘Pack & Pray” and “Lighthouse Outreach.” Anyone can pack and pray. Background checks and an age requirement of 21 is required to go on the outreach events.

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Phoenix Rescue Mission

Hope for Hunger Food Bank – 3rd Shift
Monthly; days vary

We will help provide emergency food assistance to those in need by completing tasks for the food bank as needed.

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Soul Kitchen Homeless Ministry

Join us as we take the Soul Kitchen truck on the road to feed and minister to the homeless each week.

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Soul Kitchen at Sunnyslope

Join us on the 2nd Sunday of each month as we serve a hot meal and hope to the homeless community in Sunnyslope.

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Soul Kitchen at Celebrate Recovery

Fridays at 4:30pm

Volunteers are needed to prep and serve dinner at Celebrate Recovery on Friday evenings.

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Celebrate Recovery

Fridays at 6:00pm

There are volunteers needed in CR childcare and to be trained group leaders.  Contact Kirby if you are interested in learning more about opportunities to serve in Celebrate Recovery.

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Along Side Ministries

4th Thursday each month

Join us as we serve dinner to the men at Along Side Ministries and then join them for Bible Study afterwards. It is a special time of studying God’s Word with our brothers in Christ. This event is for ages 18 and up.

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Harvest Compassion Center Shift Volunteers

Volunteers will shop alongside guests for their needed food and clothing items in a boutique-like setting. Ages 10 and up are welcome. Children must serve alongside a guardian.

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Meet-up for foster and adoptive families

Our Foster Care Ministry hosts meet-ups for foster and adoptive families. For more details and location, please contact scottsdalefosteradopt@gmail.com

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