World Missions Extension Center



 

Dear FRIENDS and PARTNERS:

We had a phenomenal gathering at our June 18th FRIENDS and Partners Gathering held at Trinity College which allowed us to honor lots of children  for their scholastic achievement as well as share our thanks and appreciation to  friends and partners for their support this year.  Below is a picture of graduates  who were awarded the Malissa B. Perkins Scholarship (in the past) which is given out each year.  Applications are due each year on Mothers Day.

 

On the Horizons

  • On Monday, June 27th- August 5th:  Our 3 Camps Begin:  Adventure Day Academy. A camp for KIDZ ages 5 to 13 years old which will be held at Bunker Hill Elementary School;  Our Positive Alternatives Job Readiness Work Force Development Program for youth ages 14 to 24 years;   
  • Saturday, August 20th our  City-wide Back to School Rally Give Away.

Accomplishments:

  • Provided 437  inner-city Children at the DC General Shelter and the neighborhood KIDZ Backpacks with School Supplies at the  August Back to School Rally;
  • By partnering with McLean Bible Church, provided 980 Thanksgiving baskets to families in need of food for their Thanksgiving Meal with their families;
  • Provided  to 300 families and their children ( a total of  843 children) who were physically present at the December 20th Toy Give Away Rally 2529; and additionally provided over 1000 gifts/toys to families referred to World Missions from the community, the Metropolitan Police Department and the Department of Youth Rehabilitative Service;
  • Sponsors weekly fellowship mentorship visits to the Youth Services Detention Center;
  • Provides Homeless people living in shelters care packages, food and clothing;
  • Works with schools in its Adopt a School Program which involves after school mentoring/tutoring students;
  • Through its Good Samaritan Programs, various clean ups, painting, setting up libraries and other good neighbor projects were undertaken through out the year

Have a Great Day and please consider becoming a partner as we can do more together reaching a greater number of children, youth and families in DC become sufficient in all areas of their lives.

 

Dr. J. Perkins, President/CEO

World Missions Inner-city EXTENSION Center Inc.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Contact Information:

World Missions Inner-city EXTENSION Center Inc

PO Box 92083

Washington, DC 20090-2083 

Email Address:  Extensioncenter@comcast.net

MISSION STATEMENT:  

As a community based organization, the EXTENSION Center's mission is to provide Educational Training services that positively impact lives of children, youth and economically deprived families living in inner-city communities become self-sufficient in all  areas of their lives.

TO ACCOMPLISH OUR MISSION: 

We sponsor annually the following   SIX (6) Outreach Rallies, Educational Training Programs and Good Samaritan Projects.

Outreach Rallies include:

  • January a Prayer Reflections Rally;
  • April a Walk-A-Thon;
  • June A Scholarship Awards Ceremony;
  • August a Back to School Rally,
  • November a Thanksgiving Basket Give Away to needy Families and
  • December Toys to Needy KIDZ Give Away.

Educational Training Programs consist of:  

  • Our Positive Alternatives Job Readiness/Work Readiness Program which is designed to identify jobs and work readiness/mentoring/internships for youth and adults needing employment which lead to self sufficiency in all areas of their lives;
  • Parenting workshops;
  • Adopt a School Mentoring/Tutoring;
  • Volunteerism and Community Service;
  • Mentor/Tutor an incarcerated Youth Program; 
  • Providing Technical Assistance ;
  • Working with EX-offenders

Good Samaritan Projects:

  • Providing emergency assistance to families in need
  • Making referral for services needed by persons living in the community
  • Fix Up/Clean up Projects
  • Clothes Closet & Food Pantry

We are looking for People to volunteer with us as Tutors and Mentors

  •  We are looking for persons to serve as volunteer mentors/tutors for inner-city children, youth and adults needing help in all academic areas and work readiness training. 
  • We are also looking for volunteers interested in visiting and mentoring incarcerated youth in our Department of  Youth Rehabilitative Services Just FRIENDS Ministry.    Should you be interested in volunteering and or doing community service with us, please email us at:Extensioncenter@comcast.net. 

 

 

We are looking for People to volunteer with us as Tutors and Mentors

  •  We are looking for persons to serve as volunteer mentors/tutors for inner-city children, youth and adults needing help in all academic areas and work readiness training. 
  • We are also looking for volunteers interested in visiting and mentoring incarcerated youth in our Department of  Youth Rehabilitative Services Just FRIENDS Ministry.    Should you be interested in volunteering and or doing community service with us, please email us at:Extensioncenter@comcast.net.