Working against human trafficking in Germany and the U.S., the Justice Project is focused on the rescue & restoration of those suffering from Human Trafficking and forced prostitution. The organization is working in the areas of awareness and prevention, victim identification, and outreach to local prostitutes. They are also focused on the restoration of victims.
Opportunities: Volunteer/Sponsor/Help with the 2013 Justice Run
The Shattenberg Family, founders of Red Island Restoration, currently live in Madagascar. Red Island Restoration is a response to God’s leading in their lives to see Madagascar restored in Health, Forests and Hope in Christ.
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Project 1.27 is a Christian nonprofit ministry that recruits, trains, and supports parents to adopt or foster children in Colorado's foster care system.
Opportunities: support foster and adoptive families or train to become a foster or adoptive family.
Children’s HopeChest connects Christian communities in the U.S. and Canada with impoverished communities of orphans overseas. This unique “community-to-community” sponsorship leverages the power of one community of Christians making a long-term, transformational impact on a community of orphans and vulnerable children.
Opportunities: Sponsor a child, connect your community to another community, take a trip
Third Story works alongside the church and in partnership with local public schools to mplement spiritual and social programs for children living in two adjoining west Denver neighborhoods. Our population is vibrant and diverse - a unique cross-cultural community, but the neighborhood is often overlooked and underserved. Our youth have limited options and struggle w/ the effects of poverty & hopelessness.
Opportunities: Provide a hot meal to a group of hungry kids and volunteers during Street Church; serve as a volunteer with weekly Street Church bible club; volunteer with Summer Camp, tutor a struggling learner one-on-one, or help with School Supply Drive
Save Our Youth transforms the lives of at-risk youth through mentor relationships providing the skills for success in educational, emotional, and spiritual development.
Opportunities: Become a mentor to a youth, Help plan and execute special events throughout the year.
The 147 Million Orphans Mission is to provide food, water and medicine to children in need worldwide, bring awareness to the orphan crisis, and assist adoptive families with fundraising through the sale of original and handmade products.
Opportunities: Host an event, Buy Gear, go on a trip
The Christian Alliance for Orphans unites more than 100 respected Christian organizations and a national network of churches. Working together, our joint initiatives inspire, equip and connect Christians to “defend the fatherless” (Isaiah 1:17).Ultimately, we seek to stimulate and help grow Christian communities committed to adoption, foster care and global orphan care in the local church.
Opportunities: Attend the national Summit, run an Orphan Sunday campaign, participate in monthly webinars.
Impact Orphans envisions a time when every child and youth is safe and healthy, has hope for a bright future, and feels loved within a family.
Impact Orphans works to educate believers on God’s heart for orphans, meet physical needs for orphans, connect the community, advocate for permanent relationships, invest in transitioning youth, and supporting families as they journey through permanency.
Opportunities: Volunteer at Kids Night Out, provide mentoring fill a backpack with necessities, provide meals, respite care, or house cleaning for adoptive families.
International Justice Mission is a human rights agency that brings rescue to victims of slavery, sexual exploitation and other forms of violent oppression. IJM lawyers, investigators and aftercare professionals work with local officials to secure immediate victim rescue and aftercare, to prosecute perpetrators and to ensure that public justice systems - police, courts and laws - effectively protect the poor.
Opportunities: Donate, volunteer, pray
North Littleton Promise builds life giving relationships with immigrant kids and their families and mobilizes local partners to transform the northeast Littleton neighborhood through Christ. They work with the local community to offer various programs to help build character, academic potential and life-skill development.
Opportunities: Provide a weekly dinner for Kid’s Club, Mentoring, Tutoring, Fix-it Skills, Event Hosting, Financial Partnership, Prayer
Father to the Fatherless is a non-profit organization that is dedicated to the well-being of the poor, abused, and neglected people of Uganda. The mission is simple: to offer a safe place to stay, food, medicine, and other basic needs to those who have nothing. We want to help the orphans, street children, single mothers and widows discover hope in this life. Opportunities: Sponsor a child, help fund the orphanage they are building
LEAD Global is an international consultancy and leadership development organization geared towards the growth and empowerment of godly leaders of character and influence. LEAD Global exists to identify, encourage and empower godly leaders of character to be agents of change and influence. We believe that there is hope for Africa, because we have a God given vision that holds the prospect for change and transformation of this continent and its peoples.
Opportunities: Participate in Easter Barrels for Africa
To provide Christian acts of mercy to persecuted ethnic minorities, IDPs, those on the run and to refugees and missions in Southeast Asia. To provide Christian acts of mercy, counsel and love to relocated refugees in Colorado.
Opportunities: CBRTN if always looking for donated items to help these families get started in the U.S.
FamilyLife is committed to helping people know and apply the biblical blueprints for maintaining a God-honoring marriage and raising children to become responsible adults.
Opportunities: Utilize resources to help strengthen and encourage marriages around you, Host a group event or study using FamilyLife materials, Attend a Weekend to Remember Marriage Getaway with your spouse, Host an Information Night about local missionaries working to connect you with Godly resources.
Joshua Station (part of Mile High Ministries) is a transformational housing program designed to help families move from unstable housing situations to permanent housing and self-sufficiency. Families will participate in a life-building program through phases that help individuals develop and reach their goals. We offer affordable housing in a safe environment and support that is provided by working with a Family Advocate weekly.
Opportunities: Spruce-a-Room Program, Community Meal, Volunteer with multiple Kids’ programs
Whiz Kids mission is to help improve the lives of disadvantaged kids through academic tutoring, positive mentoring relationships and spiritual nurture. Whiz Kids trains tutors to provide extra literacy and math help to under-privileged students who are struggling academically.
Opportunities: Volunteer as a weekly tutor to an elementary-aged child – all training is provided!
Extreme Community Makeover coordinates volunteer teams to partner with underserved people to improve their own homes and neighborhoods. These projects build safer environments; cultivate community among residents, neighborhoods, and networks of local resource providers; and connect residents to a permanent path towards healthy and stable lives.
Opportunities: Organize an “Extreme Team” to adopt-a-block for a day!
Heartwork is about bringing purpose to our generation by empowering them to bring hope to the orphan. There is an unsettling paradox facing our world today.We believe that God wants to use this generation to rescue the orphans of the world, and use the orphans of the world to rescue us.
Opportunities: Adopt an Orphan Project
Our vision is simple. We want to see women and children that have been trafficked for labor and sex, restored and healed. We want to see them laugh, dance, believe and dream. We want to see them really live again.
We desire to partner with individuals within developing communities to heal and protect their women and children.
Opportunities: Participate in Justice Run, donate items to the aftercare facility, go to Sierra Leone
Love 146's goal is the complete abolition of child trafficking and exploitation. Nothing less. They combat child trafficking & exploitation with the unexpected and restore survivors with excellence, working toward the abolition of child trafficking and exploitation through Prevention and Aftercare solutions while contributing to a growing abolition movement.
Opportunities: Donate, Pray, join a local task force
The purpose of JOY International™ is to be involved in, or help to coordinate, the rescue, restoration, reintegration, and prevention of the commercial sexual exploitation of children domestically and internationally in association with similarly minded organizations in the relevant geographical venues.
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Sak Saum is a ministry that offers rescue, rehabilitation and restoration to vulnerable and exploited women who have experienced firsthand the devastation of trafficking. Their desire is to help the abused, the underprivileged, the desperate -- those unseen by the majority of humanity but worthy of being deeply loved.
Opportunities: Shop with Purpose, host a party
The Story Company seeks to provide fashionable, fair trade products to our customers which create sustainable change for our designers globally.
Eliminating the divide between our artisans and our customers by sharing each artisan's story and by encouraging our customers to make informed choices about each product they buy.
Opportunities: Shop with Purpose
The Apparent Project is dedicated to helping parents rise out of extreme poverty in order to keep their children, responding to Haiti's orphan crisis and the needs of parentless children, and making the needs of Haiti apparent to potential helpers through media & the arts.
Please visit our Sponsor Page or our Shop With Purpose page to find out more about how you can support their work in Haiti.
Opportunities: Shop with Purpose, Sponsor a child in Haiti.
Tiny Hands is a Christian non-profit organization dedicated to empowering the church in the developing world to help the poor overcome poverty and become lights of the world, and are particularly called to orphans, street children, and the victims of the sex-trafficking industry. We want to find those who are already doing the work, who are called and faithful, and help them do it in greater ways and with more efficiency.
Opportunities: Shop at the Christmas Marketplace
Musana's mission is to aid the development of vulnerable children and orphans into capable and skilled individuals. We will do this by providing a secure home and school in a self-sustaining environment where the children are brought up in the unconditional love of God and inspired to pursue a future that will add value to their communities.
Opportunities: Sponsor a child, donate, Shop with Purpose, volunteer in Uganda