Guerin Outreach Ministries, Inc., a sponsored ministry of the Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, Ind., provides educational programs and family services to people in need through its three ministry divisions: Educational/Family Services in West Terre Haute,Ind., Providence Family Services in Chicago, Ill. and Providence in the Desert in Coachella, Calif.

Together, these ministries provide a variety of services: adult literacy/GED instruction; tutoring for school-age children; English as a Second Language classes, citizenship classes; music and music instrument classes; computer literacy classes; and bilingual counseling. They support children, individuals and families, many of whom are economically disadvantaged.