Cornerstone Prep- Lester Campus and Lester Prep Middle School utilize academic rigor to equip all students with the skills and character necessary to success in college and become life-changing leaders in their community. Cornerstone and Lester educate approximately 700 students in Binghampton grades Pre-K through 8th grade. | Ways to Serve | GO |
ARISE2Read takes an active role in the development of children in our public schools through the presence of volunteers focused on literacy. We tutor students one hour per week utilizing a simple sight word approach. We also provide books for the students to enhance literacy. GO
Serving students since September of 1948, East High School, together with parents and the community, provides a positive learning environment in a comprehensive setting that encourages and prepares students to be responsible and contributing members of society. | Ways to Serve | GO |
MEMPHIS TEACHER RESIDENCY
As a response to the gospel mandate to love our neighbors as ourselves, MTR will partner to provide students in Memphis neighborhoods with the same, or better, quality of education as is available to any student in Memphis by recruiting, training and supporting effective teachers within a Christian context. Members of Christ Church partner with MTR teachers in the Binghampton neighborhood by purchasing supplies through MTR Give each summer. | Ways to Serve | Get Going |
The purpose of Operation Classroom is to provide valuable support to school teachers at Brewster Elementary and Kingsbury Elementary. Teachers play a critical role and are often stretched to meet the demands of teaching in today’s educational environment. We want to assist to ensure these teachers have support to do this important work. GO
YOUTH DEVELOPMENT PARTNERS
The following ministries provide educational based ministry through after school tutoring and homework help.
CARPENTER ART GARDEN
Eikon is a disciple-making youth ministry in the Binghampton Neighborhood. Eikon's mission is to build urban leaders who will change the community from the inside out. Eikon staff and volunteers accomplish this by being a visible Jesus in the community. | Ways to Serve | Get Going |
Las Americas exists to serve and develop functional and successful Latino youth and children of all ages and to help them make a smooth transition into the American school system and lifestyle, here in Memphis and its surrounding areas; by empowering them through outreach, missions, recreational, and educational programs all with the purpose of sharing the love of God. | Ways to Serve | Get Going |
Project Transformation Memphis engages and mobilizes young adults in purposeful leadership and ministry that supports underserved children and families and connects churches to communities in need. Each Summer, Volunteers have the ability to work with children in a one-on-one reading capacity. | Ways to Serve | Get Going |
Refugee Empowerment program
Working with those that have been settled through World Relief, REP exists to empower the refugee community by encouraging, educating, and equipping individuals and families through school programs, summer programs, adult education program, character education classes for adolescents, college preparation classes, Pre-GED classes for adults, a women's leadership program, and Bible studies for youth and adults. | Ways to Serve | Get Going |
Streets Ministries exist to provide engaging relationships, encouraging growth, and equipping for life for teenagers in Memphis. They have locations in Graham Heights and South Memphis | Ways to Serve | Get Going |
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