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Youth Stay Up ’til Dawn in the Name of Peace

With hair all over the floor, two barbers and a little more than 200 teens, walking into the Port Ministries cafeteria was a humbling sight to see. Kae, from Rockstar Barbershop in Pilsen spoke to teens as they huddled around him and his business partner Jon. He spoke to them about the recent experience he […]

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The Port Ministries expands its reach under new leadership

When the boiler went out at Back of the Yards’ Port Ministries earlier this month, programming came to a screeching halt while Director David Gonzalez and others worked to identify solutions. Two out of the three ministry buildings were completely cut off from heat and the organization began a massive fundraising campaign that received coverage […]