Diveheart Foundation 900 Ogden Ave # 274, Downers Grove, IL60515 Diveheart Foundation, devoted to "making possibilities for disabilities," is a nonprofit organization offering…More SCUBA and snorkeling lessons to people of all ages with a disability. Diveheart believes that the experience is both therapeutic and confidence-boosting: Often, people can move underwater much more easily than on land. To find out more, volunteer or donate, contact Diveheart online or by phone.
Baubles & More 5121 Main St, Downers Grove, IL60515 This popular women's discount clothing and accessories store is located in the heart of downtown Downers…More Grove. Selling imported jewelry, particular clothing brands such as Adore and Trixies, and handbags, this store knows how to make a woman noticed when she walks in a room. The staff has a very close relationship with their customers, and they often hold private events and girl's night out at the store. Despite the economy, the owner believes in the importance of making women feel better and provides many affordable and fashionable items.
Immanuel Lutheran Preschool 5211 Carpenter St, Downers Grove, IL60515 Within easy walking distance of such preschooler favorites as the park, the library, the train station and the fire…More station, Immanuel Lutheran Preschool nurtures its students' minds and spirits. The preschool emphasizes a Christian, family atmosphere, believing education is a partnership between the school and the parents who are their child's primary teachers. Toward that end, the school involves a parent volunteer as a classroom helper every schoolday. Special activites include Family Night, Harvest Day, Dad's Night Out and the Christmas Program. Each year's "graduating" class receives oversized T-shirts emblazoned with the year they will graduate from high school.
Just Travel 5120 Belmont Rd, Downers Grove, IL60515 A trip to Russia, a river cruise in Germany and a Disneyworld trip with children are just a few of the vacations that…More Just Travel arranges in one morning. The agency's owners have more than 50 combined years of travel planning experience and Just Travel has been at this location for 17 years. Since the internet has made it easier for people to arrange their own travel itineraries, owner Pat Klug believes that not everyone realizes how using a travel agency can still save money due to their knowledge of discounts or special promotions. Travel arrangements can be made in the office, by phone or through the website.
This sprawling church, with its beautiful architecture, is home to many programs and ministries.
Lead by…More Reverends Jim and Greta McDonald, senior pastors, the church hosts community outreach programs including a PADS shelter for the homeless and a People's Resource Center.
First Methodist also supports the work of Bridge Communities and assists with mission work in various countries. Christian education programs for children, teens and adults are available, and the church has hosted a preschool for over 30 years.
First Methodist believes in the loving acceptance of each and every person regardless of their differences.