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Colorado Springs Ecumenical Social Ministries (ESM) was established as a nonprofit organization in 1982 by eight large downtown churches. Considered an outreach extension for the community, ESM responds to the emergency social service needs of low-income, homeless and unemployed individuals and families in Colorado Springs. 

Important: Changes to the Rental Assistance Program




Annual Suit Give-away Event

Mark your calendar for Saturday, September 19th, 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.!

Offering men's business attire for interviews and jobs. Clothing will include suits, sports coats, belts, slacks, dress shirts, shoes and ties.

No appointment necessary. First-come, first-serve. While supplies last.

Donations are still being accepted at ESM for this event. If you have gently used men's business attire, donations can be dropped off Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.






"The housing volunteer counselors were very helpful in getting my rent paid. It was a reassuring feeling knowing I was being helped. Thank you!"

In response to the Gospel, ESM promotes self-sufficiency and restores dignity by providing food, medicine, housing, job placement, educational programs, and spiritual encouragement.

ESM provides a collaborative Christian response to low income and homeless people in crisis.

ESM will comply with all applicable federal, state, and local laws, rules and regulations prohibiting discrimination.