Our Services & Activites

Academic Support

A*rise provides a safe place for students to receive comprehensive individualized support achieve their educational goals.  Services include:

  • Homework Help
  • Tutoring
  • Test Preparation
  • College Enrollment Assistance

Bible Study

In this weekly time together, the Bible is presented in an age-appropriate manner that is relevant to the everyday challenges that today's youth face.

Guy'z Night

Monthly, the "guyz" of A*rise come together for a night of fun and fellowship. These evenings always consists of a devotion, food, and a "male-bonding" activity such as basketball or a movie.  Youth are also able to have time with their mentor to discuss progress towards their goals. 

Girl'z Night

Monthly, these "girlz-only" events include activities such as arts and crafts and "girl talk", all designed to build self-esteem and teach our young ladies how to gracefully transition into womanhood.

Our Annual Events

Beach Retreat

This annual weekend focuses on developing spiritual and relational maturity through team and individual activities such as sports, journaling, personal reflection, and goal setting.

Summer Camp

Youth attend a week-long summer camp designed to teach Christian character through team-building activities.

Buzz's Christmas Party

This day is filled with sounds of laughter as kids make s'mores around the fire, decorate Christmas cookies, and sing carols with friends and loved ones. 

Our Youth Giving Back

Mission Week

Each summer, this week is designed to give our youth an opportunity to give back to those in need in their community.  Projects have included community clean-up, home repairs, lawn work, and feeding the homeless.

Christmas Prayer Walk

Each December, the youth help identify families in need within their community to bring a special Christmas blessing.  Youth visit with the families, pray with them, and give them gifts, food, and household items.

International Missions

Each year select youth travel to serve on an international missions team.