Founded in 1947, Cherry Street Mission Ministries, also known as CSMM, is an organization that serves homeless and low-income individuals. It offers food, clothing and shelter, as well as literacy and vocational training, resource networking and job readiness assistance services. The organization serves more than 700 meals each day to men, women and children and provides food baskets. Cherry Street Mission Ministries operates The Sparrow s Nest, which is a women s emergency shelter division that provides safe emergency shelter for single women. Its education and career center provides comprehensive courses in job readiness and computer literacy. The organization is an associate member of the Leadership Foundations of America Cherry Street Mission Ministries is located in Toledo, Ohio.