Lower Lights Ministries is a non-profit organization in Columbus, Ohio  - breaking cycles of poverty and addiction for youth, adults and ex-offenders.

Equipping individuals 
for financial stability



Connecting with others

to encourage and grow


to Poverty



Inviting all to belong

and be accepted



Empowering individuals

to strengthen others

Supportive housing

We believe in the power of authentic community -

creating a space where people can belong and feel accepted while gaining stability through safe housing.

Individualized mentoring

We believe in the power of transformative relationships - empowering people to overcome barriers and achieve personal goals through one-on-one relationship and practical services.

Behind the scenes of Life-changing Relationships

Feeling the weight of these difficult times and wondering how you can help? This documentary explores this question and brings to the forefront the essential role that relationships play in impacting our lives today.

Something as small as an almond makes a HUGE difference...

He was small at birth, one month premature and in the NICU for over a week. His parents were both addicted to drugs - even with a deep love for each other, they were ready to give up on life. 


But then, there was a positive pregnancy test. They decided to try one more time to live. Though he was the still the size of an almond, this small thing was making a big difference...

Kids never stop learning even when they're not at school!

But what are they learning? And where? And from whom? Are they learning how to live only within the confines of their neighborhood and social status? Are they learning they are the problem?

We have asked ourselves these questions. Mary - BLK director reflects on ways we can help them learn positively - even when they aren't at school.

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(614) 228 3855

1066 Bellows Avenue,

Columbus, OH 43223

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