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Address:
201 E. Sublett Rd.
Arlington, TX 76018
Phone Number:
817-468-3660
Contact Us
Started in 2006, UPLIFT is designed to provide ministry that meets the felt and practical needs of the community.

UPLIFT is guided by a core set of convictions that determine what and how services will be provided.
These include:
-The Faith-Based community is a critical element in social transformation with a strong history of providing compassionate care to those in need.
-Families and communities require a holistic approach, since needs are complex and multifaceted.
-Strategies should be developed with a view toward empowerment and long-term transformation.
-Services should meet felt needs, while building moral and spiritual foundations.
-Services should be offered with a family-centered approach that strengthens each member and the family unit as a whole.
-Education for children and adults is one of the major elements for success.

EDUCATION
Goal: To provide educational enhancements that improve the academic performance of youth, ages 4 to 18.
Services provided include:
-Tutoring and mentoring - Through partnerships with area schools, UPLIFT provides tutors and mentors to children in all grade levels. The children and youth who participate in the program are selected in conjunction with the school personnel.


EMPLOYMENT
Goal: To provide education, training and other services for adults that empower them toward self-sufficiency.
Services provided include:
-Classes on GED preparation, English as a Second Language and health awareness issues.
-Job training that includes classes on life skills development, conflict resolution, etiquette, financial management, resume development and computer literacy.

ENCOURAGEMENT
Goal: To provide encouragement to families by meeting short-term needs for food, clothing and other necessities.
Services provided include:
-Donation of Thanksgiving baskets to the families of partner schools and other families in crisis.
-Distribution of Christmas gifts to the families of partner schools and other families in crisis.
-Acts of kindness to teachers and other community leaders.