Christmas at MC3

On Saturday, we celebrated Christmas at MC3. A total of 44 families took part in the festivities by making crafts, decorating cookies and meeting Santa. A few of the kids performed Christmas songs and taught everyone to drop their “bows to the knees and crank it like a chainsaw.”…

Son City Kids Carnival

Don’t miss out on the annual Son City Kids Carnival! Saturday, July 12 • 12:00 to 2:00 p.m. Four Winds Field northwest parking lot (Taylor St.) Free to the neighborhood! Come enjoy food, face painting, inflatables and more!

Our Story: “When Will You Be Back?”

It all began with a question. A question spoken by children living in disadvantaged circumstances in the inner city of Chicago. And if this inner-city neighborhood was like any other inner city in America, these children would have lived lives way beyond their years. The question, although simple and…

Back to School at MC3

It is during this time of the year when every few minutes, over and over again, our favorite TV program is interrupted by this phrase, “Back To School!”  You see the phrase plastered on the side of the city bus, hanging on huge billboards, blocking the grocery and retail…

Horseback Riding Classes

Children ages 8 to 18 who attend GCC’s Son City Kid’s Program at Edison Gardens are invited to attend a free six-week horseback riding program at Crooked Creek Ranch Horseback Riding Ministries. Transportation will be provided by Son City Kid Leaders. This is an amazing opportunities that is designed…

Volunteer Opportunities

Looking for a way to get involved at MC3? We have a few opportunities for you to help serve our community. First of all, this coming Saturday, September 15 from 7 am-12 pm, MC3 and Carpenter’s Hands’ new construction/renovation project needs your help. We are looking for you if…

Hair Kutz 4Kidz

It’s back-to-school time, which means it’s Hair Kutz 4Kidz time. On Monday, August 20 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., kids ages 5 to 17 can receive a free haircut at Monroe Circle Community Center. This will be MC3′s third year hosting this annual event in partnership with South…

Son City Kids Carnival

MC3 Son City Kids Carnival was a huge success. Last Sunday, in the Covelesky Stadium’s parking lot, 120+ kids and adults from the Monroe Circle Community enjoyed games and activities, with many inflatable bounce houses and slides. The Fire department created waterfalls from their trucks to provide a much…

MC3 Gathering Christmas

What a night. The energy is heightened. Plenty of smiles. And it’s beginning…”Merry Christmas!” I shouted. And in true call and response fashion, the group shouted back, “Merry Christmas!” And I continued… “Guess What!?” And as is our custom every week, they responded on cue “YOU MATTER TO GOD!…

Hair Kutz 4Kids

This coming Monday, Monroe Circle Community Center will be bustling with activities as hundreds of kids will be lined up to get their Free Back To School Hair Cuts, school supplies, and book bags. This will be MC3’s second year hosting this annual event in partnership with South Bend…