Urban America

American Rehabilitation Ministries - www.arm.org

ARM’s mission is to bring the good news of salvation to those in prison. ARM began ministering to U.S. prisoners in May of 1973 when America’s prison population was only 234,000, where it had hovered since the 1940′s. Today ARM ministers to more than 1.2 million people who are incarcerated in America’s 1,500 state and federal prisons, and an additional half-million inmates who occupy or nation’s 3,200 jails.

CIY (Christ in Youth) www.ciy.com

CIY offers short-term urban mission opportunities for Junior High and High School students.  Destinations include Atlanta, Chicago, Los Angeles, New Orleans, New York, Toronto, Washington D.C., Seattle, and Cincinnati.

The Christian Community Development Associationwww.ccda.org

The CCDA is the largest evangelical organization of urban ministry practitioners in North America.

Christian Community Health Fellowshipwww.cchf.org

The Christian Community Health Fellowship, CCHF, is a national network of Christian health professionals and others concerned about the health care needs of the impoverished communities in the United States. We encourage others to live out the gospel through health care among the poor.

The Impact Movement - www.impactmovement.com

The Impact Movement focuses on evangelism and discipleship on college campuses around the United States.  They exist to mobilize African American leaders to reach the lost and build believers on campuses, in their community, and in the African Diaspora.

Mission Indy - www.missionindy.com

Mission Indy partners with several inner city ministries and churches in the Indianapolis area as they labor throughout the year to meet their needs.  They provide jobs and internships for interested college students.

Mission Year - www.missionyear.org

Become part of a team of inner city missionaries bringing hope to a needy community and fulfilling the Great Commission.  For one year, your team will live as disciples of Jesus Christ, receiving training in urban outreach, relational ministry, conflict resolution, racial reconciliation, spiritual discipline, and social justice.

National Marriage Encounter Prison Ministry -www.prisonmarriageministry.org

The mission of NNEPM is to promote and encourage marriage and family life by offering Marriage Encounter programs and support materials for the incarcerated man and woman. NNEPM enables people to discover God’s vision of marriage, thereby leading them to a clearer understanding of their relationship with each other and with God.

Prison Fellowshipwww.prisonfellowship.org

Prison Fellowship looks for dedicated people with a wide variety of gifts and talents to deliver the Good News of Jesus Christ to a needy world. We have openings for program staff, IT support, development professions, and many other exciting opportunities.

SB2Dub CitiKidz - www.sb2w.org

Ministers to urban youth by providing culturally relevant Christian sports camps.

Teen Mania Ministries - www.teenmania.com

Teen Mania is committed to partnering with the local church by providing events, camps, and mission trips that facilitate life-changing encounters, leadership training for teens, and resources for parents and church leaders. Each year, youth groups from over 50 denominations attend the Acquire the Fire youth events.

World Impact - www.worldimpact.org

Christian mission organization dedicated to ministering God’s love in the inner cities of America. World Impact ministers cross-culturally to people unreached by the Gospel of Jesus Christ through evangelism, follow-up, discipleship, indigenous church-planting and leadership training.