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Project Transformation DC

Joined in February 2018

About Us

Based on a model founded in 1998 in Dallas, Texas, Project Transformation DC launched in 2018 to address three unique challenges with one program: 1) how to meet the academic, physical, social-emotional, and spiritual needs of children from low-income communities, 2) how to provide meaningful ways for college-age young adults to explore ministry opportunities and develop as young principled leaders for the church and the world; and 3) how to help revitalize churches in underserved communities.

Our mission is to transform communities by engaging children, college-age young adults, and churches in purposeful relationships.

Project Transformation’s collaborative model of ministry harnesses the creative energy and leadership of college age young adults, who live in intentional Christian community, and lead summer programs for children in various underserved neighborhoods. Each week, interns meet with church and nonprofit leaders to explore various ministry-related vocations and spend time discerning their vocational call to life-long service. The programs are held at United Methodist churches located in the heart of low-income neighborhoods, thereby helping those churches connect in meaningful ways with their communities. Dozens of other churches and organizations throughout the greater DMV area partner together to support this work, investing in these young lives with their time and resources.

Based on a model founded in 1998 in Dallas, Texas, Project Transformation DC launched in 2018 to address three unique challenges with one program: 1) how to meet the academic, physical, social-emotional, and spiritual needs of children from…

Issue Areas Include

  • Children & Youth
  • Education
  • Family
  • Religion & Spirituality
  • Volunteering

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