Welcome to Celestial Ministries

Thank You for visiting Celestial Ministries Online. We are a faith-based Community Development Corporation serving Chicago's North Lawndale and surrounding communities. Celestial Ministries' enhances the development of young leaders by using the Word of God, mentoring, music, and the arts to inspire families with and other disadvantaged children in Chicago's North Lawndale and Englewood communities.


Celestial Ministries co-founder Stanley Ratliff with President Barack Obama after he is presented with the 2005 National Jefferson Award for public service in Washington, DC 

Celestial Ministries' Drake Street Location Now OPEN!


Come visit us at our brand new facility in the North Lawndale community. 

2149 S. Drake Chicago, IL

Celestial Ministries Drum-line and Illinois Governor Pat Quinn

Celestial Ministries with Illinois Governor Pat Quinn

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

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