Community Emergency Service (CES) is a non-profit crisis relief and empowerment ministry founded by Augustana Lutheran Church and located in the Phillips Neighborhood of South Minneapolis. It provides prayer support, direct aid relief, advocacy, referral and counseling to low-income people in the neighborhood. Its projects include rental and mortgage assistance, Kids Care Program, Meals on Wheels, to mention just a few. Volunteers are needed to interview clients, make deliveries and pick-ups, help in the office, maintenance, fundraising, provide a meal, etc. Currently St. Mary’s assists CES on an as needed basis.