Financial Empowerment Celebrates Milestone

On Thursday, March 16, 2017, Cristo Rey Community Center and Mayor Virg Bernero celebrated the 10,000th financial counseling session provided by the Lansing Financial Empowerment Center (FEC). The Lansing FEC, which was launched four years ago this month, provides...

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Giving Thanks by Giving Back

WILX-TV did a great report about out Thanksgiving meal called "Giving Thanks by Giving Back".  They really captured the sense of community felt that day. Click here to see the written report or click here to see the video...

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Blue Cross donates to Cristo Rey

Thank you to Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan for the $25,000 donation to our Family Medical Clinic. It makes a big difference to help us continue our work treating people who are uninsured or have limited coverage.  For WILX coverage of the grant ceremony, click...

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Thanksgiving PSA

Thanksgiving PSA (public service announcement) Listen to the Thanksgiving PSA that's been playing on the Q-106 radio station.  Thank you to Q-106, for donating air time for your "Community News" segment, so we can get the word out to the public to join us for dinner...

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Cover Story for Dr. Aimee

Dr. Aimee Leisure-Martins featured in MSU Magazine Cover story titled "Living her Legacy at Cristo Rey" Dr. Aimee Leisure-Martins, Cristo Rey's resident pediatrician, was the cover story of a Michigan State University magazine this summer.  The MSU College of...

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Neighbors in Action

Executive Director, Joe Garcia, recently shared on Current State from WKAR how CRCC works to be a neighbor in action by supporting the basic needs of the Lansing community. Listen to the podcast...

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Senator Debbie Stabenow at CRCC

March 24, 2016 Senator Debbie Stabenow held a town meeting with local community leaders on March 24, 2016, at Cristo Rey Community Center as pictured above, Noel Garcia (Board President), Joe Garcia (Executive Director), Debbie Stabenow (Michigan Senator), Father Fred...

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MSU Spartan Day of Service! Spartans Will!

MSU Spartans joined Cristo Rey Community Center for a day of volunteering and they were wonderful! We divided up into two "crews", one to help clean and organize the Community Kitchen and the other to move/organize the Community Closet (all clothes, racks and...

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