CCS Named Not for Profit of the Year
Elkhart, IN, March 10, 2017—Church Community Services was recently named Not-for-Profit of the Year by the Greater Elkhart Chamber of Commerce. The award “recognizes and celebrates the entrepreneurial spirit as demonstrated by outstanding member businesses in the Elkhart area.”
“We are excited to be named ‘Not-for-Profit of the Year’,” says Rod Roberson, Executive Director of Church Community Services. “There are so many great non-profits doing tremendous work in our community. We are humbled that The Elkhart Chamber of Commerce chose us as its Non-Profit of the Year. Even more importantly, we are grateful that the chamber recognizes the significance of non-profits in our community. Together, along with businesses, Elkhart is made a stronger and a more stable place to live and raise our families.”
About Church Community Services
Church Community Services (CCS) started in 1968 as a people-centered program aimed at addressing the issues of poverty in the Elkhart Community. Since then, CCS has assisted countless Elkhart County residents face life’s storms. In partnership with congregations, businesses, and individuals, Church Community Services fosters a community of care: where the hungry are fed, the poor receive good news, all have shelter, and people are empowered on their journey toward a better quality of life.
About Elkhart Chamber of Commerce
The Greater Elkhart Chamber of Commerce represents and serves member businesses and the Elkhart community. With more than 500 active volunteers and 1,100 business members, the Chamber continues
to lead the Elkhart County economy. Its goal is to promote the interests of members and the community in the areas of business, government, education and the professions through direction and leadership of investors and the Chamber staff.
Media Contact Marlene Kroeker, Development Director, 574-295-3673 ext. 102
Written by Cheryl Ross