191914 MINISTRIES INCORPORATED Overview
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P.O. Box 771
Target demographics: Low-to-moderate income individuals and families recovering from crisis
Direct beneficiaries per year: Our programs directly benefited 970 individuals last year
Someone who had 3 hours of volunteer time could: help a low-income child-at-risk create an exciting, new craft project to take home OR meet & greet several individual neighbors or small community-business owners
Geographic areas served: State Of Connecticut
Programs: *Red Truck Services --provides job training and specialized sanitation, safety, organizing, and relocation services to low-income, at-risk families with barriers to traditional sanitation and organizing solutions
*Writers Out Loud! --monthly community open-mic presenting richly diverse sharing of cross-cultural story
*Walkabout Outreach --weekly community outreach to interact with neighbors and businesses, building rapport, learning about needs and strengths, sharing about available resources
*Speakers’ Bureau --pool of individual speakers, peer and professional, providing information and education about about psychosocial crises experiences and resources
*191914.COM --interactive web site providing public information and eduction resources
*YouthARTS Studios --- recreational art groups for at-risk youth (ages 6-17)
*Emerging Artist Development Series -- interdisciplinary art groups for at-risk adults.
*Dream Capture Groups --10-week seminars for streamlining the pathway to individual life goals
*Bridges to Recovery: Books & Gifts --books, art, and gift shop featuring unique writings, artwork, crafts created by 191914 artists.
*Ready for the World Teens(RTWF) --interactive teen workshops providing enhanced self-image and life skills education to at-risk teens (age 13-17)
*Better Parenting --facilitated parenting groups to help psycho-socially challenged parents-at-risk build better parenting and coping skills
Drawing diverse populations together to effect positive change;
Building innovative bridges to individual and family crisis-recovery;
Nurturing the raw creative talents of all ages
Revitalizing health, commerce, and arts in our communities;
Engendering economic development and enhanced employment opportunities;
Promoting faith in God as a contributor to health and wellness in human life.