- Freedom College launched August 2019 with the first College night November 2019
- 100+ people in college groups during the first semester
- Increase in groups from 3 to 13
- Held online college night/after party during COVID
- April and May Online Student Nights had a combined view count of 504, which is twice the reach of Pre-Covid in-person gatherings.
- More students have been involved as volunteers during Student Nights.
- FamJam resulted in families connecting from different campuses, kids developing deeper relationships with one another, and even students becoming best friends out of the experience.
- ZGroups: virtual Zoom groups where kids were able to connect with their small group leaders, see other kids of their age, and could talk as much as they wanted without it having to feel like virtual school.
Launch Date: 8/24/20
2 masters/graduate students
11 undergraduate students
7,425 average number of devices watching weekly
14,851 average number of potential weekly online viewers
Production Accomplishments this year to improve our broadcast quality:
Use of 6 camera angles
New video-friendly lighting system installed
New LED screen installed
New presentation software rolled out
- 475,000 pounds of groceries given
- 16,000 to-go meals served
- 500 families served per week on average
- 40 volunteers serving per week on average
- $39,926.44 given toward the COVID Relief Fund
- 60 homeless served each month with food, tents, blankets, clothing and prayer
- 100 kids from families in need were given toys during the Christmas Outreach event
The Helping Hands community group in Rising Sun has created and donated over 600 personal hygiene packs for the homeless outreach efforts in Middle River.
KENYA TRIP 2020
- Ministry locations:
Nairobi Campus, Amani Children’s Home, Changuli Community
- 20 Team members, 15 were first timers to Kenya
- Our team hosted sports camps and VBS. Also cooking, carpentry and leadership classes as well as work projects like painting, planting trees, reaping corn maze and building irrigations systems.