The Hector Garza Center provides special care for young adults between the ages of 10-17 who are experiencing extraordinary life and family difficulties. Northside members have been involved in ministry with this organization for the past 16 years. Our goal with this ministry is to build relationships with students who are experiencing a rough time in their lives, provide a listening ear, cover them in prayer, and show them the love of Jesus through our actions and our words.
Once a month, Northside volunteers go to the Hector Garza center to spend time with the residents. We begin with a party, celebrating the birthdays for the teens who were born in that month, followed by a devotional period. In addition to these monthly meetings, we attempt to meet the additional needs of the organization and the residents as they arise throughout the year, whether that be in the form of materials or emotional and spiritual support.