Redemption of the City

Partnering with Local Organizations to Serve Our City

There are many organizations in Minneapolis & St. Paul that are loving and serving our city in amazing ways. Redemption of the City is Hope Community Church – Downtown’s ministry that partners with these organizations to bless the people and communities of the Minneapolis & St. Paul. Our mission is to come alongside our partners and support their efforts. We are committed to serving them through our time, talents and resources. 

Throughout the year there are many opportunities for Hopesters to get involved with our through volunteering, donating financially or committing to pray.

Get Involved

Select “Redemption of the City” on the Get Involved Form.

Check out upcoming events on the Downtown Events Calendar.

Join an interest channel on the HopeCC App.

Our Partners 

Big Brothers Big Sisters - Twin Cities

We make meaningful, monitored matches between adult volunteers (bigs) and children (littles) in the Twin Cities. We develop positive relationships that have a direct and lasting impact on the lives of young people.

Hope Academy

Hope Academy’s missions is to foster hope in God within the inner-city neighborhoods of Minneapolis by providing youth with an outstanding, Christ-centered education. This intern-denominational school will seek to unleash kingdom citizens who work for justice, economic opportunity, racial harmony, hope for the family, and joy in the community.

Urban Ventures

Urban Ventures operates a holistic system of programs and social enterprises that empower individuals and families with the resources and opportunities they need to take responsibility for their own and their community’s future.

Create Mpls

Create Mpls is dedicated to preparing students in underserved communities for the future of work through innovation and accessible technology learning programs.

New Life Family Services

At New Life Family Services, we compassionately open our doors and our hearts to women and men who believe abortion is the “only” solution to an unplanned pregnancy. The First Care Pregnancy Center is located in the heart of Stadium Village on the U of M campus. We offer free pregnancy tests, counseling, sonograms, and personal care, showing the love of Christ love of Christ to this in crisis.

Source Ministries

Located in one of the most diverse neighborhoods in the country, Source has an urban art center/co-op, community homes, a transitional home for sex-trafficking victims, and a church-plant. These exist so that followers of Christ can be a friend by providing physical needs, safe environments, advocacy, and a voice of God’s hope, love, and forgiveness.

Community Emergency Services

CES aims to provide high-quality, direct service to people in need. Through direct aid, relief, advocacy, referrals, guidance, and prayer-support, if desired, CES seeks to strengthen families and individuals. The goal of CES is to move them beyond financial crisis to financial stability, as well as emotional health, personal growth, and spiritual depth.

Prison Fellowship

Prison Fellowship believes that a restorative approach to prisoners, former prisoners, and all those affected by crime and incarceration can make communities safer and healthier. Our ministry is founded on the conviction that all people are created in God’s image and that no life is beyond God’s reach.

Every Meal

Every Meal’s missions is to fight child hunger through community and school partnerships.


Jon Neal

Jon Neal

Executive Pastor