Here goes the summary of each organization involved:
East Lake Initiative
East Lake Initiative has been providing holistic community development in East Lake for 10 years. For the past two years, we have been part of a collaborative endeavor known as Thrive Together Jefferson County.
Grace Klein Community
Grace Klein Community seeks to create authentic community (Koinonia) by uniting diverse individuals, businesses, ministries, and churches to work together by sharing what they have in order to meet physical and spiritual needs both locally and globally.
For over 47 years King’s Home has been home to hundreds of youth, women & kids seeking refuge, hope, and help from domestic violence, neglect, abandonment, homelessness, and other difficult and impoverished conditions and circumstances. Our Purpose: To serve Christ by serving youth, women, and mothers with children.
Reel Life International
Reel Life International works alongside the church to engage the people of God in the mission of God for the glory of God.
Through our client-choice food market, we have helped over 10,000 people during times of food shortages in their homes. We have helped with over a quarter of a million dollars in utility assistance to those that have just lost a job, a loved one, or are in the middle of some other life-changing event. We have had over 85 graduates from our two job training programs and have sent thousands of meals home to children with food insecurities through our partnerships with local schools.
Jimmie Hale Mission
Downtown Jimmie Hale Mission, Inc. is a Christian-based, nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization, which includes a homeless shelter for men, a shelter for women and children, recovery programs, and three learning centers. This charity is often misspelled Jimmy Hale Mission.
The Foundry Ministries
The Foundry Ministries restores hope and rebuilds the lives of the addict and our community through Christ-centered Recovery and Rescue.
The ULECx Market is a unity of Birmingham Alabama business leaders who have a shared love for God and all people. ULECx is a communication superhighway that establishes synergistic business relationships within the Birmingham, AL marketplace.
Mission Increase Alabama
Mission Increase (MI) Central Alabama is a community of Christian ministries working to implement a biblical approach to fundraising to grow and more fully-achieve their God-given missions. What do we want FOR Central Alabama as a result? An “overflowing in many expressions of thanks to God.” (2 Corinthians 9:12-NIV)