Lower Lights Ministries

Columbus, OH
Founded: 1991
Current Status: Member
Member Since: September 2, 2004
ECFA accredited organization

Financial Data
   Cash Donations $459,291
   Noncash Donations $23,176
   Other Revenue $67,435
   Total Revenue $549,902
   Total Expenses $503,127
Excess (or Deficit)
   for the Year
Other $0
Total Change
   in Net Assets
Total Assets $926,550
Total Liabilities $228,876
Net Assets $697,674

Data for year ended December 31, 2015
Per the organization's financial statements

Contact Information
Lower Lights Ministries
Columbus, OH
Tel: (614) 228-3855
Fax: (614) 228-1255
Website: http://www.lowerlights.org
Top Leader: Rev. Janet Ruark
Donor Contact: Mrs. Allison Brooks

Ministry Description
Compelled by the love of God, Lower Lights Ministries invests in the restoration of the whole person and the reconciliation of communities through transformative relationships and leadership development.

Light the Way Home is a supportive housing program for families seeking to overcome poverty barriers. Besides excellent housing the program provides comprehensive education and mentoring in the areas of parenting, recovery, employment, finance and educational improvement. Case management and life skill coaching are also available. In addition, the program includes engagement with an outstanding tutoring and mentoring programs for children.
Rachel’s House is a nationally recognized transitional housing program for female ex-offenders, providing comprehensive services including employment placement/coaching, quality housing, access to primary and behavioral healthcare, family reunification and life coaching as participants reestablish themselves in positive familial and community roles.

Ministry Sectors
  • Children & Youth
  • Family & Marriage
  • Human Services & Medical
  • Social, Civic, Public Policy & Philanthropy
  • Discipleship

  • Ministry Types
  • Community Development (primary)
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Leadership Training
  • Support Services
  • Bible Study & Engagement
  • Discipleship
  • Prison Ministry, Post-prison
  • Youth
  • Children's Ministry
  • Marriage, Family