Urban Youth Ministry

Boys' Club (Bryn Whitmore & Marquis Robinson 08-09)

Members' Names: Bryn Whitmore & Marquis Robinson

Service Site: Harambee Christian Family Center

Site Location: Pasadena, CA

Project Description:

Counseling the culturally different

Sue, D.W. & Sue, D. (1990). Counseling the culturally different: Theory and practice. (2nd ed.). New York City: John Wiley & Sons.


Volunteer Handbook (Rebekah Bolin 07-08)

Member Name:   Rebekah Bolin

Service Site: Central City Community Outreach

Site Location: Los Angeles

Project Description:

Rebekah's TechMission Corps year-long replicable project is a Volunteer Handbook for her service site at Central City. Her powerpoint presentation provides general information on:

After-school Activities Idea Book (Laura Coonrod 07-08)

Member Name: Laura Coonrod

Service Site: Circle Urban Ministries

Site Location: Chicago, IL

Project Description: Laura Coonrod's year-long project focuses on a book of fun and inexpensive resource activity ideas for after-school programs. Laura outlines needed supplies and preparatory advice for each activity with photographed samples. 

Activities include:

Children's Aid Society

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The Children’s Aid Society (CAS) is a private charitable organization based in New York City. It serves 150,000 children per year, providing foster care, medical and mental health services, and a wide range of educational, recreational and advocacy services through dozens of community centers, camps and other locations in the New York area.


Charles Loring Brace

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Charles Loring Brace (19 June 1826 in Litchfield, Connecticut - 11 August 1890) was a contributing philanthropist in the field of social reform. He was most renowned for starting the Orphan Train movement of the mid-1800s.


Metro Ministries

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Bill Wilson

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Bill Wilson (born 1947, in south Boston, Massachusetts) is the president and founder of Metro Ministries International, America’s largest ministry to children with branches in various nations. He is a well-known speaker, author, pastor and friend of poor inner city children all over the world.

History of CityTeam Ministries

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CityTeam Ministries is a non-profit organization serving the poor and homeless in San Jose, San Francisco, Oakland, Portland, Seattle, Philadelphia and partnerships in over 7 other countries around the world. Since 1957, CityTeam has provided life-saving food, shelter, clothing, recovery programs, youth outreach, camp for at-risk inner city kids, discipleship and other essential care 365 days a year.

David Wilkerson

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David Wilkerson (born May 19, 1931 in Hammond, Indiana) is an American Christian evangelist, most famous for his book The Cross and the Switchblade. He is also the founder of Times Square Church in New York, an interdenominational church.


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