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Women's Ministry Center

Providing women a place to draw closer to God thru mentoring, ministering, fellowship and solitude.  

Our Vision Statement

To work with a woman's personal, emotional, physical and spiritual needs while promoting her self worth with various assistance programs and mending hearts with support from other women who experienced similar situations.

About Us

Welcome to the Women's Ministry Center


We welcome you with open arms.  We are a Christian based non-profit organization and all donations are tax deductible.  We are women from all backgrounds, ages, races and religions.  It doesn't matter where you have been, no matter what you may have gone through or are going through right now, we want to help you.  There is hope in your present and in your future.  We will work with you to help you enhance your self worth and gain control of an independent lifestyle while making your life better not only for yourself but those who are around you.  Our main focus is to show women the love of God and to not lose heart in any situation you may be going through at the time.  Believing you will be blessed coming into the Center and blessed going out!  

If you need emotional support, need to talk or be listened to, need help with clothing, food, employment assistance, please call us.  

We want to help you!

Support Groups & Community Outreach


Girl Talk Group

Grief Support Group

Pamper Nights

Music Nights

Ladies Boutique/Resale Shop

Mentoring & Ministering Program

Professional Women's Assistance Program

Phone Support Line

Help and Resource Center

Community Outreach Assistance

Professional & Casual Clothing

Winter Coat Giveaway

Back to School Bash (backpacks and supplies)

Personal Hygiene Items

Holiday Food Baskets for Families

Giveaway Tuesdays

Thank you


Whether you help through monetary donations, volunteering your time, or spreading our mission through word-of-mouth, thank you. We couldn't accomplish our goals without the help of supporters like you. 


If you are interested in volunteering for the Women's Ministry Center, please contact Linda Chetta at 618-433-8308.  

Additional Programs

Mentoring & Ministering Program

Women volunteers listen and talk to women, one to one or in a group setting that can help with issues you may be going thru at the time.  We provide women the love and compassion needed to turn your life around.

Professional Women's Assistance Program

Assisting with job search, resumes, interview skills and providing professional attire at no cost.

Phone Support Line

Staffed with volunteers to answer questions regarding the Center or help you with your personal needs.

Help and Resource Center

Providing women resources for utility bills, rental assistance, food, medical and personal issues.

Giveaway Day for Women and children in Need

Every Tuesday between 1 and 3:30pm We provide clothing, shoes, personal hygiene items, toilet paper, laundry detergent and underwear. 

Bootsie's Boutique


Hours of Operation

Tuesdays and Thursdays from  1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Also open on the 1st Saturday of each month from 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

New and Gently-Used Clothing

Wonderful selection of work clothing, dresses, tops, pants, shoes, purses, jewelry, under-clothing, etc.  Most are $2.00.  New with tags is $3.00.


Donations of new or gently-used clothing, shoes, jewelry, are always appreciated!




The Boutique was named after ME!!! I love all my new friends and helping in any way I can!!



I have been with THE CENTER since 2011 when we opened at our first location.  I have been blessed with wonderful friends, spiritual mentors and wonderful feelings knowing that I am able to help make a difference in the lives of women in need.


I love all the new friends I have made here and love helping other women!!

I love helping other women with their needs and all my new friends!!



I love teaching classes at the Women's Ministry Center.  Helping women through difficult situations and emotional trauma is my passion.  Being able to laugh with the friends I have met at the Center keeps me going.  Volunteering my time to help others is the best decision I ever made!

Considering Volunteering?



If you are interested in volunteering for the Women's Ministry Center, please contact Linda Chetta at 



I have been blessed with wonderful friends and spiritual mentors when I was down and really needed t

I have been blessed with wonderful friends and spiritual mentors when I was down and really needed their prayers.  They not only helped me, but they help all women in need in many ways.  I am able to help make a difference in the lives of women in need.  I love the friends I have made volunteering at the Women's Center and I treasure their friendship.

Center Needs


Financial Donations

Any amount donation is very appreciated.  All donations are to help local women and children in need.

Non-perishable Food

The Center strives to maintain non-perishable food for those with emergency food needs.

Professional & Casual Clothing, Purses, Shoes, Jewelry, Undergarments

Please consider donating your new or gently-used clothing including work clothes, everday clothes, nightgowns, pajamas, and Scrubs. 

Women's Personal Needs

Items needed are full size shampoos, deodorants, bar soap, hand soap, toothbrushes, toothpaste, toilet paper, etc.  Also needed is Blankets, Sheets and Towels.

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Donate Now

Your generous gift will help us to provide for local women and children in need. Together, we can make a difference.  We are a 501C3 organization and all donations are tax deductible.

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Contact Us

Women's Ministry Center

Linda Chetta

Executive Director

2418 Bloomer Drive, Alton, Illinois 62002



Tuesdays and Thursdays

1 - 4 pm

1st Saturday of every month 11 am to 1 pm

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