“I tell you the truth, whatever you do for the least of these brothers of mine, you did for me” Matthew 25:40
The Madison House Youth Center (operated by the Yakima Union Gospel Mission), located in the heart of the gang and drug district in Yakima, is available at no cost to all youth after school and all day during the summer. Many of the children at Madison House, who range from toddler to high school are at risk and socially or economically disadvantaged. These children come from broken homes and know the sting of drug/alcohol abuse, domestic violence and poverty. The Madison House is a safe, loved filled home where hope and healthy relationship begins.
“Love the Lord your God with all your heart, and with all your soul, and with all your mind. This is the first and greatest commandment. And the second is like it: Love your neighbor as yourself.” Matthew 22:37-39
What is Mission Statement of Madison House?
“To build up and fulfill the God-given potential of inner-city youth through Christ-centered relational ministry; focusing on educational, emotional, and spiritual well-being.”
What of kind programs are offered?
Bible Study, mentoring, organized athletics-(including soccer, basketball, tennis, pickle ball, and golf), tutoring, English as Second Language (ESL), computer lab, small group discipleship, art/sewing/poetry classes, music lessons, summer programs, evening meals and special community events.
How can people help?
The Madison House has many opportunities for you to love and serve others. Simply go to their website and find the available contact information.
Where is Madison House?
The Madison House Youth Center:
302 South 4th Street, Yakima, WA.