Welcome to C.U.M.A.L.I.

Chicago Urban Ministries and Life Intervention is an on-the-ground nonprofit organization that servces the most entreched homeless in Chicago, providing a warm meal, clothing, pastoral care, and companionship.

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Our Mission

We work to empower the homeless in urban Chicago by engaging with the homeless where they live, providing necessary services, and creating a sense of community support without judgement or prerequisite.


What we provide

Necessities of Life

Food, water, clothing, and shelter

Pastoral Care

Emotional Support & Spiritual Care


Feeling of fellowship or friendship

But if anyone has the world’s goods and sees his brother in need, yet closes his heart against him, how does God’s love abide in him? Little children, let us not love in word or talk but in deed and in truth.

1 John 3:17-18

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How to Help



CUMALI can now accept Donations via PayPal.com. If you would like to donate, please click below. Your donations are greatly appreciated.

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Youth Ministry


CUMALI is occassionally in need of material donations, i.e. coats, gloves, other clothing items that we provide to those we serve.

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Men's Ministry


The most important part of our ministry is serving those in need. If you are interested in volunteering, please contact us.

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For more information, please contact us. We’ll make sure you connect with the right person and will be in touch shortly.

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