Ashland Loves

Ashland Loves Community Development Corporation

Furthering the name of Jesus by equipping His people with resources to meet the most vital economic needs in our community.


75% of the USA lives paycheck to paycheck

The community of Cincinnati has a 26.3% poverty rate

Many suffering from job loss/reduced hours due to COVID-19

Who We Are

We believe the church's responsibility is to meet tangible needs as we are able. The heart behind Ashland Loves CDC is to see real life change in people from our community through vocational training, job creation, financial literacy, and economic empowerment. Our goal is to bring dignity and independence to individuals through the Gospel of Jesus Christ.

Contact Us!

Whether you are looking for assistance or would like to help Ashland Loves minister to our community, we would love to hear from you.

What We Provide:

Food, Clothing, & Basic Healthcare Items

Every Thursday between 11:00-2:00 PM, individuals and families who are experiencing struggles are welcome to come by our church building at 4255 Ashland Ave., Norwood, OH  45212, and receive relief by way of every day necessities. Parking can be found off Lafayette Ave.

Financial Education & Empowerment

Financial literacy and empowerment for under-resourced individuals and families with financial equipping and accelerated savings programs toward a key asset purchase.

Vocational Training

Equip potential employees with soft and hard skills necessary to find and keep employment opportunities.

Employment Placement

Connect individuals to first or better jobs in the Cincinnati area.

Local Partners

Cruz Powerwashing
Park National Bank

Frequently Asked Questions

What is a CDC?

A CDC or Community Development Corporation is a non-profit ministry that seeks to provide immediate relief through providing clothes and food. Beyond relief, Ashland Loves provides programs, classes, and initiatives that are rooted in the development of people.

What does Ashland Loves currently offer for the community?
What other initiatives will Ashland Loves be a part of?
Does Ashland Loves have any future plans or vision?

Physical Address

4255 Ashland Ave.
Norwood, OH  45212



Service Times

Sunday School: 9:30 am
Sunday Worship: 10:30 am
Wednesday Evening:
- Bible Study: 6:30 pm
- Standout Student Ministry: 6:30 pm
- Ashland Kids Ministry: 6:30 pm