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Following Jesus, Flourish STANDS with neighbors in need, pursues HEALING through relationships of reconciliation, and INVESTS in economic and leadership development.

New Flourish Staff

One way Schweitzer serves our community is through the ministries of Flourish Community Development Corporation (CDC). Recently, Flourish filled two needed staff roles. Katelyn Yoder is now serving as Flourish’s Resource Coordinator. Her main focus is providing resources and creating community in the two vertical communities with whom Flourish partners: Nordic Landing and Y Gardens. Rebecca Jeter also joined the team as the Program...

Merry Christmas from Flourish CDC

What an amazing year of transition and growth for the Flourish Community Development Corporation. This past July, we moved into our new home on West...

Flourish Food Pantry at Schweitzer Celebrates 20 Years

Twenty years ago, a very special ministry began at Schweitzer as two leaders, Ed Hewlett and Roger Tunks, were burdened by the needs of...

Serving Our Community with Flourish

“I believe this will be the catalyst of many great things happening in our community.”  These were the words shared by Springfield City Mayor Ken...

On the Road with George

In December, Flourish shared George’s story of life transformation as part of the Jobs for Life program. Since sharing his video, George is now...

Finding Community & Jesus Through the Food Pantry

“God is the one who will guide you!” These words from Jose Ortiz echo throughout his story, a narrative riddled with challenges and changes...

A Journey of Hope 

Life transformation doesn’t happen overnight. Instead, it is a journey of moments that are both challenging and beautiful. This year, Schweitzer has had an...

Flourish: STAND • HEAL • INVEST

One way we care for our community is by supporting Flourish CDC - a non-profit organization Schweitzer launched at the beginning of 2021. Flourish...