Find the Non-Profit that Fits Your Passion and Pitch In
When it comes to non-profit organizations, Melodie Stoligrosz, regional consultant for Ministry Ventures, has worked with a great many of them.
Providing resources and coaching for faith-based non-profit ministry leaders, Ministry Ventures offers coaching and training around five key areas that enable ministries to become sustainable organizations. These Five Best Practices include Ministry Model, Fundraising, Board Development, Administration and Prayer.
In order to maintain high standards, Ministry Ventures offers a certification program, Ministry Mastery™, for those who complete the coaching requirements. They also offer online coaching and training programs.
From her experience, Stoligrosz said they are always looking for committed volunteers.
Want to Volunteer?
Any of the following non-profits welcome volunteers. Read more about each one online and consider where God may have you serve.
Non-profits with Ministry Mastery™ certification:
4 KIDS of South Florida provides hope for foster kids in crisis, seeking a home for every child. www.4kidsofsfl.org
Above and Beyond Ministries inspires young people to take their athletic and artistic skills to the next level. www.aboveandbeyond.org
Expressions of Joy builds the artistic bridge between the sacred and secular through the art of dance! www.expressionsofjoy.org
Fellowship of Christian Athletes impacts the word for Jesus through the influence of coaches and athletes. –Broward chapter, www.browardfca.org, FAU and Gold Coast chapter, www.fca.org
Firewall Ministries instill character values and promotes academic success through after-school programming. www.firewallcenters.org
First Care Family Resources, Inc. intervenes in a woman’s search for abortion to provide her with the support and truth she needs to choose life for her unborn baby. www.first-care.org
First Priority unites the Church to reach the campus for Christ. www.firstpriority.cc
Hannah’s Home of South Florida provides a safe Christian environment for single pregnant young women. www.hannahshomesf.org
Heart2Heart Senior Outreach extends love to the elderly in long-term care centers with visitations from trained volunteers. www.heart2heartsenior.org
Hepzibah House provides help for those freed from human trafficking and sexual exploitation. www.hepzibahhouse.org
Hope South Florida partners to serve the homeless providing housing, mentoring and one-stop service centers. www.hopesouthflorida.org
Into the Clearing reaches single moms with children with hope and strength to shape their futures www.intotheclearing.org
Life Restoration Partners Int’l serves orphans, vulnerable households, and youth in Zambia and Tanzania. www.liferestorationpartners.com
Live the Life Ministry provides coaching, counseling, classes, and retreats to improve relationships and keep families together. www.livethelife.org
Living Water Christian Counseling provides Christian-based counseling to individuals, couples and families. www.livingwaterchristiancounseling.org
Match Point Ministry serves the tennis world by sharing the gospel of Jesus Christ. www.matchpointministries.com
Mount Bethel Human Services helps low and moderate income families through community activities. www.mbhsc.org
Renew South Florida develops leaders to start new churches in South Florida. www.renewsouthflorida.com
Restoring the Heart Ministries, trauma counseling for those who’ve experienced childhood sexual abuse. www.rthm.cc
SAINTS International, a physical education program serving home school families. www.saintsofflorida.com
Sheridan House Family Ministries serves the needs of children and families through counseling & training. www.sheridanhouse.org
South Florida Bible College provides a theological education. www.sfbc.edu
Taylor’s Closet provides love and hope to girls in need through a shopping experience. www.taylorscloset.org
Teen Challenge facilitates life transformation for those affected by anger, rebellion, depression and drug abuse. www.teenchallenge.cc
The Well of Sychar, counseling and shelter for women and children who have suffered domestic abuse, www.thewellofsychar.org
There is H.O.P.E. for Me helps survivors of domestic violence and human trafficking. www.thereishopeforme.org
Trees of Hope, healing the wounds of sexual abuse and equipping communities to safeguard their children, www.treesofhope.org
Unto the Least International rescues victims, especially women and girls, of human trafficking. www.utli.org
Urban Youth Impact empowers inner-city youth to fulfill their God-given purpose. www.urbanyouthimpact.com
Other non-profit organizations to consider:
Broward Partnership reduces homelessness through advocacy, housing and comprehensive services. www.bphi.org
Habitat for Humanity brings people together to build homes, communities and hope. www.habitatbroward.org
Hope Women’s Centers equips women to make informed choices regarding unplanned pregnancies. www.thereishope.org
One Hope provides God’s Word to children and youth around the world. www.onehope.net
Salvation Army Broward meets needs in the areas of food distribution, disaster relief, rehabilitation centers. www.salvationarmyflorida.org
Urban League of Broward empowers lives in the areas of education, jobs, housing, and health. www.ulbroward.org
Free Online Conference for Non-profits
As part of their mission to empower those with God-inspired visions to create thriving organizations, Ministry Ventures is offering a free online conference called Accelerate Giving on April 16 from 2 – 4 p.m. Designed for ministry leaders, staff and supporters, the online conference will help non-profits engage donors and bring their ministry to the next level. Free registration is available at accelerategiving.com