Our vision is a world in which all children have an equal chance to live happy, healthy, and productive lives.

FreshMinistries and Be The Change International enhance education, health, economic opportunities, shelter, environment, community safety, gender equality and family support in communities at home and abroad.

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Programs

 
 

Empowering communities and individuals to realize their full potential.

Founded in 1989, FreshMinistries focuses on sustainable outreach in core-city Jacksonville and throughout the world, through programs to teach financial literacy, life skills, job preparation, business incubation and other initiatives aimed at enhancing quality of life in impoverished and crime-ridden neighborhoods.

WEAVER CENTER FOR COMMUNITY OUTREACH

A harbor for community youth.

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Weaver Center for Community Outreach

Childcare

BEAVER STREET ENTERPRISE CENTER

Empowering entrepreneurs for business success

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BEAVER STREET ENTERPRISE CENTER

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FRESH FUTURES YOUTH PROGRAM

Learning job readiness with Fresh Futures.

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FRESH FUTURES YOUTH PROGRAM

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INTERNATIONAL OUTREACH

Programs to alleviate food insecurities around the world.

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INTERNATIONAL OUTREACH

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LIFEPOINT CAREER INSTITUTE

Hands-on and classroom entry-level job training for adults.

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LIFEPOINT CAREER INSTITUTE

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NATIVE FRESH AQUAPONICS

Naturally fertilized and locally grown produce in core-city Jacksonville.

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NATIVE FRESH AQUAPONICS

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Our Impact

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$300,000 million in economic development

2,000 jobs created

90% entrepreneur success rate
 

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1,500 students have participated

93% maintain a 2.5 GPA and gain summer jobs

100+ core-city youth enroll each year

98% of youth have returned to school

99% of youth remained in school 12 months or more

Less than 8% recidivism rate

 

1,200 adults have received training

96% job placement rate

Creating opportunities in hospitality and healthcare industries

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Our Impact

Our work depends on the generosity of people like you. 

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MAKE A DONATION

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VOLUNTEER

FreshMinistries, Inc provides the availability of appropriate auxiliary aids and services at no-cost to customers or companions who are deaf or hard of hearing.

To request these services please contact the SPOC, Michelle Harcourt, at 904.854.6770 or by email at mharcourt@freshministries.org