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Faith-Based Outreach to At-Risk Youth  in Washington, D.C.

Appendix B: Compendium of DC Youth Outreach Programs

Organization

Main Category

Number of Children

Days of month

Type of Program

Number of paid staff

15th Presbyterian

Church Ministry

30

20

tutoring

0

Allen Community Outreach Center

Faith-Based Non-Profit

N/A

4

tutoring

2

Alliance of Concerned Men

Faith-Based Non-Profit

N/A

24

gang prevention

N/A

All Souls

Church Ministry

N/A

1

tutoring

0

Ark Foundation Church

Church Ministry

40

8

youth group

0

Assemblies of GodĖUrban Outreach, Inc

Faith-Based Non-Profit

N/A

spring/su mmer

evangelica l

0

Barrios Unidos

Faith-Based Non-Profit

N/A

24

gang prevention

2

Barry Farms Community Center

Faith-Based Non-Profit

70

24

tutoring

0

Beacon House Community Ministries

Faith-Based Non-Profit

40

20

tutoring

2

Brightwood Park United Methodist Church

Church Ministry

30

20

tutoring

0

Building Bridges

Faith-Based Non-Profit

40

2

youth group

N/A

Calvary Baptist

Church Ministry

100

20

tutoring

0

Calvary Christian Academy

Faith-Based School

N/A

N/A

school

2

Calvary-Episcopal

Church Ministry

11

8

tutoring

0

Campbell AME Church

Church Ministry

25

4

tutoring

2

Capitol Hill Crisis Pregnancy Center

Faith-Based Non-Profit

10

20

pregnancy

2

Capitol Hill Group Ministry

Faith-Based Non-Profit

30

4

mentoring

2

Casa del Pueblo

Faith-Based Non-Profit

40

20

tutoring

2

Cease Fire

Faith-Based Non-Profit

N/A

28

gang prevention

0

Central Union Mission

Faith-Based Non-Profit

60

4

evangelica l

0

Children of Mine

Faith-Based Non-Profit

80

20

tutoring

0

Childrenís Trust Neighborhood Initiative

Faith-Based Non-Profit

25

8

tutoring

2

Chinese Community Church

Church Ministry

25

4

youth group

N/A

Christ Lutheran-Teens On Their Guard

Church Ministry

10

4

youth group

0

Christ Our Shepherd Church, Jesus House

Church Ministry

20

4

evangelica l

0

Church of Jesus Christ

Church Ministry

40

4

evangelica l

0

Church of the Ascension and St. Agnes

Church Ministry

N/A

N/A

tutoring

0

Church of the Atonement

Church Ministry

25

N/A

tutoring

N/A

Church of the Redeemer Presbyterian

Church Ministry

20

20

tutoring

2

Church of the Reformation

Church Ministry

80

16

tutoring

2

Clara Mohammed School

Faith-Based School

N/A

N/A

school

N/A

Community Childrenís Ministry of the National

Church Ministry

119

20

tutoring

2

Community Family Life Services

Faith-Based Non-Profit

120

16

tutoring

2

Community of Hope

Faith-Based Non-Profit

N/A

20

tutoring

2

Concerned Brothers

Faith-Based Non-Profit

30

20

gang prevention

2

Contee AME Church

Church Ministry

N/A

8

tutoring

0

Covenant Baptist

Church Ministry

N/A

4

youth group

0

Covenant House

Faith-Based Non-Profit

575

20

shelter

2

DC Christian Ministries

Faith-Based Non-Profit

100

24

tutoring

2

Derrel Greene Youth Life Foundation

Faith-Based Non-Profit

35

20

tutoring

2

Dupont Park School

Faith-Based School

N/A

N/A

school

2

E. Washington Heights Baptist Church

Church Ministry

20

4

tutoring

1

Ebeneezer Baptist Church

Church Ministry

N/A

N/A

tutoring

0

Ellaís Kids

Faith-Based Non-Profit

N/A

seasonal

gift give out

0

Emmanuel Baptist Church

Church Ministry

20

20

tutoring

2

End Time Harvest Ministry

Faith-Based Non-Profit

60

N/A

mentoring

0

Faith Untied Ministries

Faith-Based Non-Profit

N/A

2

youth group

N/A

Fellowship of Christian Athletes

Faith-Based Non-Profit

60

N/A

youth group

0

First Baptist Church

Church Ministry

40

4

youth group

0

First Baptist Church of Washington

Church Ministry

15

4

youth group

1

First Baptist Church of Deanwood

Church Ministry

35

20

youth group

1

First Rock Baptist Church School

Faith-Based School

N/A

20

school

0

Fishing School, The

Faith-Based Non-Profit

40

20

tutoring

2

Florida Avenue Baptist Church

Church Ministry

20

4

tutoring

0

For the Love of Children

Faith-Based Non-Profit

N/A

N/A

foster care

N/A

Frederick Douglas Community Center-resident

Faith-Based Non-Profit

35

4

tutoring

0

Freedom Youth Academy

Church Ministry

N/A

20

tutoring

N/A

Friends of the Children

Faith-Based Non-Profit

32

28

mentoring

2

Garfield House

Faith-Based Non-Profit

35

20

tutoring

0

Glory Tabernacle

Church Ministry

35

4

youth group

0

Good Shepherd Childrenís Ministries

Faith-Based Non-Profit

100

20

tutoring

2

Greater Mount Calvary Holy Church

Church Ministry

50

N/A

youth group

0

Growing Together-St. Stevens Episcopal Church

Faith-Based Non-Profit

100

20

tutoring

2

Hermanas Unidas

Faith-Based Non-Profit

N/A

8

domestic violence

0

Highland Community Center

Faith-Based Non-Profit

25

20

tutoring

0

Holy Comforter St. Cypria

Faith-Based School

N/A

N/A

school

N/A

Hughes Memorial

Church Ministry

20

12

tutoring

0

Imani School

Faith-Based School

N/A

N/A

school

N/A

Immaculate Conception

Church Ministry

60

N/A

youth group

1

Israel Baptist Church

Church Ministry

20

16

tutoring

0

Joenning Baptist Church

Church Ministry

20

20

tutoring

1

Jones Memorial U.M.C.

Church Ministry

40

8

tutoring

0

Kidís Konnection

Faith-Based Non-Profit

100

12

evangelica l

2

Liberty Temple Zion Church

Church Ministry

N/A

spring

evangelica l

0

Little Lights

Faith-Based Non-Profit

20

8

tutoring

0

Love Thy Neighbor

Faith-Based Non-Profit

40

20

tutoring

0

Michigan Park Christian Disciples of Christ

Church Ministry

20

8

youth group

1

Midtown Youth Academy

Faith-Based Non-Profit

50

20

tutoring

0

Mother Dearís Community Center-St. Annís Church

Faith-Based Non-Profit

12

16

tutoring

N/A

Motherís on the Move

Faith-Based Non-Profit

25

4

tutoring

0

Mt. Gilead Baptist Church

Church Ministry

10

20

tutoring

0

Mt. Horeb Baptist Church

Church Ministry

N/A

8

tutoring

0

Mt. Olivet Lutheran Church

Church Ministry

20

16

tutoring

0

Neighborhood Learning Center

Faith-Based Non-Profit

36

20

tutoring

2

New Bethel

Church Ministry

30

20

tutoring

2

New Community Church

Faith-Based Non-Profit

40

20

tutoring

2

New Covenant Church-School

Faith-Based School

N/A

N/A

school

N/A

New Hope Freewill Baptist Church

Church Ministry

25

summer

camp

N/A

New Macedonia Baptist Church

Church Ministry

N/A

N/A

camp

N/A

New Testament Church School

Faith-Based School

N/A

N/A

school

N/A

New United Baptist Church

Church Ministry

20

2

youth group

0

Our Lady of Perpetual Help

Faith-Based School

N/A

N/A

school

0

Our Lady of Queen of Peace

Faith-Based School

N/A

N/A

school

1

Our Lady Queen of the Americas

Church Ministry

20

16

tutoring

0

Paramount Baptist Church

Church Ministry

N/A

8

tutoring

0

Peace Lutheran

Church Ministry

20

4

youth group

0

Pennsylvania Avenue Baptist Church

Church Ministry

30

12

youth group

0

People Congregation Church

Church Ministry

20

4

youth group

1

Peter Bug Youth Entrepreneurship

Faith-Based Non-Profit

30

12

tutoring

N/A

Pilgrim Baptist Church

Church Ministry

N/A

N/A

mentoring

0

Plymouth Church

Church Ministry

20

12

tutoring

N/A

Purity Baptist Church

Church Ministry

N/A

N/A

youth group

0

Refuge Hope Warehouse

Church Ministry

30

4

youth group

1

Sacred Heart Catholic School

Faith-Based School

N/A

8

school

2

Sacred Heart Church

Church Ministry

50

20

youth group

N/A

Samaritan Ministry of Greater Washington

Faith-Based Non-Profit

40

20

tutoring

2

Sargent Memorial Presbyterian Church

Church Ministry

35

16

tutoring

2

Shaw Prison Service Program

Faith-Based Non-Profit

N/A

N/A

detention ministry

N/A

Shiloh Baptist Church

Church Ministry

35

20

tutoring

2

Sojournerís Neighborhood Center

Faith-Based Non-Profit

40

20

tutoring

2

St. Aloysius

Church Ministry

N/A

4

homeless meal

2

St. Francis de Sales

Faith-Based School

N/A

N/A

school

N/A

St. Annís Maternity Home

Faith-Based Non-Profit

428

28

shelter

2

St. Matthews Lutheran Church

Church Ministry

N/A

1

youth group

0

St. Monicaís Church

Church Ministry

35

N/A

youth group

0

Step Foundation

Faith-Based Non-Profit

70

12

tutoring

1

The Childrenís Center at Wilkerson Elementary

Faith-Based Non-Profit

72

20

tutoring

2

The Gage-Eckington School/St. Georgeís Episcopal Church

Faith-Based Non-Profit

29

16

tutoring

0

Third Street Church of God

Church Ministry

20

4

youth group

0

Union Temple-Rites of Passage Program

Church Ministry

35

4

mentoring

0

Unique Learning Center-One Ministries

Faith-Based Non-Profit

20

20

tutoring

2

United Church (United Methodist), The

Church Ministry

10

4

tutoring

0

United Triumphant Church

Church Ministry

50

N/A

camp

N/A

Upper Room Baptist Church

Church Ministry

N/A

4

tutoring

0

Ward Memorial AME Church

Church Ministry

N/A

N/A

mentoring

0

Washington Middle School for Girls

Faith-Based School

40

4

school

0

Way of the Cross Ministries

Faith-Based Non-Profit

20

4

tutoring

0

Western Presbyterian Church

Church Ministry

10

4

tutoring

0

Young Life

Faith-Based Non-Profit

N/A

28

tutoring

2

 


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SUMMARY:
This report analyzes the existing capacity of faith-based outreach programs to youth in our nationís capital.

TABLE OF CONTENTS:

Executive Summary

Foreword

Youth Outreach in D.C.

Faith-Based Schools

Church Ministries

Faith-Based Non-Profits

Leadership

Faith

Funding

Location: Grassroots vs. Suburban

Teen Outreach and Gang Prevention

Recommendations

Funding

Church Mobilization

Collaboration Strategies

Appendix A:  Note on Study Procedures

Appendix B:  Compendium of DC Youth Outreach Programs

Appendix C:  Contacts at DC Youth Outreach Programs

 


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