St. Elizabeth Catholic Worker (SECW) is a not-for-profit corporation located in an African-American community on the south side of Chicago.
Their mission is to serve homeless mothers and their children by not only providing physical stability through shelter and meals but also empowering their residents through support, education, job training, skill development and affirmation.
Their facilities provide a temporary home to 7 women and 28 children.
They provide each family with a private room, meals, and extensive support services.
In addition, they support their neighborhood through their weekly food pantry.