Unidos para la Familia
Unidos para la Familia’s mission is to strengthen immigrant, working-class families by providing training and support to parents to promote child well-being and stronger family units through financial stability, improved resident status, and the development of community leaders.
Current community development projects include – community gardens at Indian Avenue, Cherry Street, West Avenue and Bridgeton High School; soccer program in partnership with Bridgeton PAL
Here’s a press release about the greenhouse at BHS: BHS Greenhouse release
Bridgeton Villas Ministry
Revive SJ and several local churches joined together to have programs of lessons and activities such as crafts and games at the Bridgeton Villas. The programs were run by the individual churches, with each church taking one week a month. The management of the Villas graciously gave us the use of an apartment. Volunteers from the churches cleaned and painted the apartment. Local businesses and individuals donated paint and supplies.
Vision Statement of Revive SJ
To work together with non-profits, churches, businesses and other community organizations to combat community deterioration and transform lives of individuals and families in South Jersey by meeting their housing, physical, and spiritual needs, and strengthening their family units, all within the meaning of Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, as amended (the “Code”).
The Alms Center’s gleaming gymnasium was alive with the squeak of sneakers and the slap of futsal balls against hardwood as coach Leon Brown’s Caribbean-inflected commands cut through the exuberant din…